Curtis Ott earned his law degree, cum laude, from Boston University in 1992 and his B.A. degree from Davidson College in 1989. Curtis has 20 years of litigation experience including commercial, transportation and product liability cases. He has taken 75 cases to verdict in state and federal courts as well as briefed and argued before the South Carolina Supreme Court and the South Carolina Court of Appeals. Curtis is the President Elect of the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys' Association and practices with Gallivan, White & Boyd's complex litigation team.