Personal Injury Attorney
Thomas P. Bellinger, a shareholder with McWhirter, Bellinger & Associates, P.A., is a highly respected workers compensation and personal injury attorney with over 30 years of experience. Mr. Bellinger practices primarily in the firm’s Lexington and Newberry offices where he focuses on workers’ compensation, medical malpractice, nursing home abuse, premises liability, product liability, automobile accidents, and all forms of personal injury. Mr. Bellinger has been named to the Best Lawyers in America. If you have been injured on the job or by the negligence of a third party, Mr. Bellinger will fight tirelessly to obtain the highest possible recovery on your behalf.
Mr. Bellinger is a member of the South Carolina Bar Association, its Torts and Insurance Practices and Workers’ Compensation sections, the Lexington County Bar Association, the South Carolina Association for Justice, formerly known as the South Carolina Trial Lawyers Association, and the Injured Workers’ Advocates. He is also an active member of the South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Educational Association where he currently serves on the Educational Board and has previously served on the Medical Conference Board. Mr. Bellinger has also served on the South Carolina Bar Association’s Practice of Law and Lawyer-Physician Committees. In 2019, Mr. Bellinger was instated as an inaugural member of the Stanford E. Lacy Workers’ Compensation American Inn of Court.
Mr. Bellinger graduated from the University of South Carolina with his Bachelor’s degree in 1981 and earned his law degree from the University Of South Carolina School Of Law in 1987. Immediately following law school Mr. Bellinger served as a law clerk to the Honorable Julius H. Baggett, Circuit Court Judge, Eleventh Judicial Circuit. He was admitted to the South Carolina Bar in 1987 and was admitted to the United States District Court, District of South Carolina and the United States Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit in 1989. He therefore is licensed to practice in both state and federal courts. Mr. Bellinger proudly served as a public defender for Lexington County from 1988 to 1989 at which time he joined McWhirter, Bellinger & Associates, P.A. Since joining the firm, Mr. Bellinger has fought for thousands of clients to help them receive the compensation they deserve.
With offices in Aiken, Camden, Columbia, Lexington, Newberry, Orangeburg, and Sumter, South Carolina, our personal injury lawyers are ready to serve you.
For immediate help, call today at 888-353-5513.