J. Brent Kiker, the founder of Kiker Law Firm P.A., has been a practicing attorney in the Hilton Head Island area since 1996. From 1993-1996, he served as a law clerk and research associate for a prominent law firm in South Carolina. He is experienced in nearly all facets of the law and capable of handling your legal matter from its inception, through trial, and navigate the appellate process if necessary to vindicate your rights.
Personal Injury Case Experience
J. Brent Kiker has handled literally thousands of personal injury matters and is experienced, capable and talented in handling such matters from beginning to end. In instances where the Defendant’s insurer is unwilling to pay fair compensation for your injuries, he will prepare for and take your legal case to trial. He has conducted multiple civil trials, and your case is safe in his hands. He will get for you the compensation you deserve for your injuries. Recent examples of settlements/verdicts obtained by Mr. Kiker include:
1. $125,000.00 – Client attacked by Rottweiler dog while on dog owner’s property
2. $750,000.00 – Client suffered a stroke in traffic and police officers mistook his ailment for drunkenness and incarcerated client.
3. $150,000.00 – Client suffered knee injury in automobile collision.
4. $350,000.00 – Client suffered spinal injury in rear-end automobile collision
Medical Malpractice Case Experience
Brent Kiker is one of few attorneys in the Hilton Head Island who is truly experienced in the process of representing Plaintiff’s against the medical profession for its malpractice. This is one of the most complicated fields of personal injury law, and it is filled with many procedural traps for the unwary or inexperienced lawyer. One slip, and your case may be lost forever. J. Brent Kiker as navigated these minefields many times, and has enjoed much success for his clients in obtaining favorable settlements and/or verdicts for his clients. Some recent examples include:
$1,000,000.00 – Client child with malignant bone cancer was misdiagnosed by surgeon and no treatment was rendered in a timely fashion.
$ 500,000.00 – Stroke patient was misdiagnosed by Emergency Room physician and discharged from the hospital without proper care.
$ 500,000.00 – Patient with an aortic dissection was not timely treated resulting in death to Client.
Criminal Defense Experience
Mr. Kiker has conducted multiple felony trials with much success. Two high-profile murder cases in recent years both resulted in an acquittal on the murder charge for each defendant. One was acquitted at trial, and the other had his murder conviction overturned on appeal to both the South Carolina Court of Appeals and the South Carolina Supreme Court.
Family Law Practice Experience
Brent Kiker has conducted multiple Family Court proceedings including divorce, adoption, separation, termination of parental rights, alimony, child support and guardianship proceedings. He is experienced in all areas of Family Law and understands the unique emotional turmoil his clients experience during these matters. He treats his clients going through difficult times with his/her family with the utmost respect and sympathy for their plight.
If you want an attorney who has true courtroom experience – who demands and obtains real compensation for his clients – you want the Kiker Law Firm for your legal matter. The Kiker Law Firm does not use a catchy slogan or phrase to gather clients; instead, it relies on its reputation for honesty, diligence, competence and results to obtain its clients almost exclusively through “word of mouth” advertising.