O. Fayrell Furr Jr. is a founding partner of Furr & Henshaw, a Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, law firm devoted exclusively to representing injured plaintiffs in medical malpractice and personal injury cases statewide. Mr. Furr is one of the very few lawyers who have been board certified by the American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys in the field of medical professional negligence, a certification of competency in handling medical malpractice cases. He has also been board certified as a civil trial advocate by the National Board of Trial Advocacy since 1984.
Mr. Furr earned both his bachelor’s degree and his Juris Doctor from the University of South Carolina. He is the author of numerous articles on medical negligence cases and trial practice, a frequent lecturer on those topics for various organizations and an active member of several legal associations, including the American College of Trial Lawyers and the American Board of Trial Advocates. He has received a number of other honors from his peers in the legal community as well, including an AV Preeminent* peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell, the Southern Trial Lawyers Association's Warhorse Award in 2010 and the South Carolina Association for Justice's Founders Award in 2003.
*AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell peer review ratings fall into two categories: legal ability and general ethical standards.
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Last Updated: 10/29/2014