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Beaufort, SC Office:

Jacob M. Hughes

Attorney Jacob Hughes was born and raised in South Carolina. He focuses his practice on serious personal injuries with emphasis on motor vehicle wrecks, wrongful death, premises liability, as well as workers’ compensation. In addition to civil trials, Jacob also handles cases on appeal and insurance coverage disputes.

Jacob attended Furman University, where he completed a double-major in History and Music Performance. Jacob obtained his law degree from the University of South Carolina in 2012.

Jacob has tried cases in state and federal court and represents individuals throughout the Fourteenth Circuit of Beaufort, Jasper, Colleton, and Hampton counties. Previously Jacob practiced civil litigation in Greenville and Charleston.

Outside of the office, Jacob enjoys fly-fishing, drawing, classic literature, and visiting the family farm.

Practice Areas

  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Motor Vehicle Wrecks
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Wrongful Death
  • Premises Liability
  • Workers’ Compensation
  • Appellate Advocacy
  • Insurance Coverage

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Supreme Court of the United States, 2018
  • U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina, 2014
  • South Carolina Bar, 2012


  • University of South Carolina School of Law
    • Juris Doctor, 2012
  • Furman University
    • Bachelor of Music, Performance, 2008

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Beaufort County Bar
  • South Carolina Bar

If you need a personal injury attorney in Bluffton, Beaufort or elsewhere in South Carolina, call or use our online contact form to schedule a free consultation. We accept all injury cases on a contingency fee basis, which means you only pay attorney fees if we obtain a recovery for you.

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Beaufort Office

1 Professional Drive, Suite 7,
Port Royal, SC 29935



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