Moffatt G. McDonald - Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd P.A.

Moffatt G. McDonald

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2010

Mr. McDonald is a litigator with more than 20 years of experience in a wide variety of cases.

He is a fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers as well as a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates. He is also listed in South Carolina Super Lawyers - Personal Injury General: Defense (2016).

Much of his recent work involves defense of toxic tort and asbestos suits

  • He and his colleague, David Conner, lead the Firm’s asbestos team, which serves as national counsel for one asbestos defendant and as regional counsel for several others. 
  • He has also tried cases for clients such as Greenville County and Daniel International in suits involving claims of groundwater contamination relating to landfills.

Mr. McDonald represents clients in a variety of complex contractual and property disputes.

  • He has tried several trust and estate matters.
  • Mr. McDonald has represented landowners in condemnation proceedings as well as businesses in contractual disputes with millions of dollars at issue.

Additional Information

Court Admissions
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit, 1986
  • U.S. District Court, South Carolina, 1986
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, 1989
  • Davidson CollegeBA 1982University of VirginiaJ.D. 1985
    American Bar AssociationAmerican Board of Trial AdvocatesGreenville County Bar AssociationAmerican College of Trial Lawyers

    Office Location

    One North Main, Second Floor
    P.O. Box 2048
    Greenville, SC 29602-2048
    United States

    Lawyer of the Year Awards

    2017 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Environmental of the Greenville Metro Area
    Moffatt G. McDonald has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!

    Practice Areas

    Litigation - Environmental