More than 150 Combined Years of Experience

Moore Taylor Law Firm’s experienced attorneys in Columbia provide comprehensive legal advice and representation. Our attorneys include former judges, prosecutors, and Army JAG officers, as well as former teachers and business executives.

Five of our attorneys have been selected by our peers as Super Lawyers and two as Rising Stars by the national Super Lawyer magazine. We are proud of our service as legal counsel and as community volunteers, and we stand ready to serve you.

We are a family-oriented firm, leveraging resources from one another where our practices overlap, and devoting personal attention to each client as if he or she were a part of the Moore Taylor family. We have offices in Saluda and Columbia.

Jake Moore
Attorney S. Jahue (Jake) Moore is the founding senior partner of Moore  Taylor Law Firm grew up in Charlotte and is a graduate of Presbyterian College as well as a graduate of the University Of South Carolina School Of Law.

S. Jahue (Jake) Moore

Senior Partner & Attorney in Columbia

Ward Bradley
Moore Taylor’s managing partner, James Edward (Ward) Bradley, practices commercial, personal injury, and insurance law, including litigation for plaintiffs and defendants. He regularly represents lawyers, judges, doctors, accountants, banks, and small and large companies.

James Edward Bradley

Partner & Attorney in Columbia

Sheila Robinson
Mrs. Robinson holds degrees from Furman University and the University of South Carolina School of Law and is licensed to practice in all state and federal courts in South Carolina.

Sheila McNair Robinson

Partner & Attorney in Columbia

Christian G. Spradley’s practice includes a wide range of areas with an emphasis on criminal defense, family law, personal injury, and local government. He operates the Saluda office for Moore Taylor and serves as the attorney for Saluda County.

Christian G. Spradley

Partner & Attorney in Saluda

Will Edwards
William (Will) Edwards’ practice includes automobile accidents, personal injury, wrongful death cases, civil and business litigation, residential landlord-tenant cases, and Social Security Disability. He is also licensed to practice in U.S. District Court.

William H. Edwards

Partner & Attorney in Columbia

Stanley Myers
Mr. Myers is a member of the South Carolina Bar, South Carolina Trial Lawyers, and the South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He also has been named a Young Lawyer of the Year by the American Board of Trial Attorneys.

Stanley L. Myers

Managing Partner & Attorney in Columbia

Jake Moore Jr.
Jake Moore, Jr. practices personal injury, criminal, and family court law.

Jake Moore, Jr.

Partner & Attorney in Columbia

Bill Fortino
Mr. Fortino is a native of Syracuse, N.Y., where he received his bachelor’s degree in 2001 from Le Moyne College. He earned his law degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 2009.

William B. Fortino

Partner & Attorney in Columbia

Nick Riley
Nick Riley, Jr. practices criminal, civil, and family law. Mr. Riley is a 2004 graduate of the College of Charleston and a 2009 graduate of the University of South Carolina School of Law.

Ralph Nichols (Nick) Riley, Jr.

Partner & Attorney in Columbia

John Bradley
John C. Bradley, Jr. represents hospitals and physicians in malpractice cases in state and federal court. He is a 1983 graduate of the University of South Carolina, where he received his law degree in 1986 and has also taught courses in medical and pharmacy law and ethics.

John C. Bradley, Jr.

Partner & Attorney in Columbia

Missy Moore
Ms. Moore is a graduate of Lander University and the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University in Macon, Ga.

Melissa K. Moore

Associate Attorney in Columbia

Lester M. Bell

Associate Attorney in Columbia

Bryan C. Letteer

Associate Attorney in Columbia

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Sierra Carini practices civil litigation. She was born and raised in San Diego, California.

Sierra D. Carini

Associate Attorney in Columbia

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Nicole is an associate attorney who practices family law. Originally from upstate New York, Nicole graduated Cum Laude from Rochester Institute of Technology with her undergraduate degree in Criminal Justice in 2011.

Nicole Jackson

Associate Attorney in Columbia

CONGRATULATIONS, to the attorneys from Moore Taylor who were selected for the 2020 Midlands Legal Elite. Moore Taylor’s reputation for assertive representation and individual attention has created a loyal and growing client base. Our caseload is diverse but our mission is singular: we are not just handling cases, we are helping people.

Areas of Service • Civil and Criminal Litigation • Family Law • Bankruptcy • Estate Planning • Business Law • and more

Jane Downey

Jane Downey

Bankruptcy Law and
Creditors’ Rights Law

Jake Moore

S. Jahue Moore, Sr.

Personal Injury

Stanley Myers

Stanley Myers

Criminal Law and
Personal Injury Law

Nick Riley

Nick Riley

Criminal Law and
Family Law

Sheila Robinson

Sheila Robinson

Family Law

Retired Attorneys

Mark Taylor
J. Mark Taylor practices complex family law, litigation, mediation, and arbitration on the local, state, and national level. Mr. Taylor holds degrees from Wofford College (B.A. with Honors in Sociology, 1976), Harvard University (Master’s in Theological Studies, 1978) and the University of South Carolina School of Law (Juris Doctor, 1983).

J. Mark Taylor

Senior Partner & Attorney in Columbia

David Sawyer
Mr. Sawyer is a partner in the Saluda office and holds a bachelor’s and law degree from the University of South Carolina. He is a retired family court judge and served as president of the Family Court Judges Association.

C. David Sawyer, Jr.

Partner & Attorney in Saluda

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We serve clients all across South Carolina