Rob Corney is a personal injury litigation attorney at The Derrick Law Firm’s North Charleston, South Carolina office. He focuses his practice exclusively on the representation of individuals who have suffered grievous injury and harm due to the wrongful and negligent conduct of another. Rob has extensive experience litigating various high-stakes civil actions including tort and personal injury, premises liability, products liability, nursing home neglect and abuse, medical malpractice, and toxic and mass tort matters.
Rob was raised in Mount Pleasant where he attended and graduated from Wando High School alongside his now wife. Growing up as the fifth of eight children, Rob learned from an early age how to effectively present and resolve disagreements. It was that upbringing and his desire to help others in their darkest times that drove Rob to attend law school after completing his undergraduate degree at the University of South Carolina. Prior to joining The Derrick Law Firm, Rob was a Partner at a large insurance defense firm and served as an Assistant Attorney General for the SC Attorney General’s Office.
Outside of the office, Rob cherishes spending time with his wife and 3 daughters at the beach and on the boat along the waterways of coastal South Carolina. Rob was named to Greenville Business Magazine's Best & Brightest 35 and Under in 2018 (SC - Young Professionals), and has been consistently selected over the years by his peers for recognition of his professional achievements in both Greenville Business Magazine’s annual “Legal Elite” awards 2016-2020 (SC - Personal Injury), and as a SuperLawyers “Rising Star” 2016-2020 (SC - Personal Injury). Most recently, Rob was also included in Columbia Business Monthly's annual "Legal Elite" awards for 2021 (SC - Personal Injury) and was awarded the Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating for 2021.