Michael D. Carrouth - Fisher Phillips LLP

Michael D. Carrouth

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007

Mike Carrouth is a partner in the Columbia office. He is certified as a Specialist in Labor Law by the South Carolina Supreme Court. 

Mike has represented clients in successfully responding to union organizing efforts in 27 states.

This work includes successfully defending against multi-site and multi-state national organizing blitzes and card-check/neutrality campaigns. Mike also has represented clients in numerous litigation matters, including jury trials, involving FMLA, Title VII, breach of employment contract, and non-compete enforcement. He practices before state and federal courts, the National Labor Relations Board, and state and federal administrative agencies in the areas of union related matters, employment litigation, discrimination cases, non-compete agreements, and wrongful discharge cases. 

Mike is a frequent speaker at seminars on labor and employment and litigation matters. He has written several articles, including "The Impact of the Civil Rights Act of 1991 on Employment Litigation" and "What the General Practitioner Should Know About Employer Liabilities in Conducting Job Interviews."

Mike has been selected for inclusion in South Carolina Super Lawyers since 2008. He has been listed in Chambers USA, America's Leading Business Lawyers since 2005 and in The Best Lawyers in America since 2007.

 He was selected by his peers to be one of Greater Columbia Business Monthly's Legal Elite in 2011 and 2013.

Wofford CollegeBA 1985University of South CarolinaJ.D. 1988

Office Location

1320 Main Street, Suite 750
Columbia, SC 29201
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Labor Law - Management of the Columbia-SC Metro Area
Michael D. Carrouth has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!

Practice Areas

Labor Law - Management
Litigation - Labor and Employment