Representation for All

Tenaciously Fighting for Our Clients

Since 1983, our team has been known to stand up and fight for our clients in the courtroom and make changes for the greater good. Not only do we represent clients throughout South Carolina, we have also successfully represented clients in Arizona, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, New Jersey, New York, and the Territory of Guam.

Our Impact Around the Country

  • Court TV
  • New York Times
  • Wall Street Journal
  • The State News (South Carolina)
  • Post & Courier
  • Wired Magazine
  • Other Media Outlets

David E. Massey

From the beginning of his career, David Massey has always seen practicing law as a privilege. He and his partner, Summer Tompkins, specialize in helping children and their families who’ve suffered catastrophic injuries. Since David Massey passed the bar exam and was admitted into legal practice in 1983, he has always put the livelihood and well-being of his clients first. While David Massey resides in Columbia, South Carolina, he has represented clients across the Carolinas, New York, Florida, New Jersey, Oklahoma, Kentucky, and the Territory of Guam.

  • University of South Carolina School of Law (Juris Doctor 1983)
  • University of Dayton (Bachelors of Science 1979)

Summer Tompkins-Massey

While Summer Tompkins was accepted to the South Carolina Bar in 2007, her passion for impact and making a difference began long before. During her time in law school Summer Tompkins participated in pro-bono volunteer work as a guardian ad litem working. This experience influenced her passion for those suffering from catastrophic injuries. In 2005, Summer Tompkins joined the Law Offices of David E. Massey. She works to manage the daily business management and marketing affairs along with extensive involvement in numerous catastrophic injury case settlements.

  • University of South Carolina School of Law (Juris Doctor 2007)
  • University of South Carolina Darla Moore School of Business (Bachelors of Science 2002)
Impact For Change

Working Together For You

We have provided tenacious advocacy for over four decades fighting for the livelihood of our clients. The impact we hope to make on our clients goes beyond the courtroom. Partnering with our clients means a lasting relationship of support throughout the process of the case and beyond.

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Working For You
At the end of the day, our greatest accomplishment is our clients’ recovery and maximum compensation. We represent our clients through the entire legal process ensuring justice comes to light and prioritizing recovery.