William Francis Marion , Jr. - Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd P.A.

William Francis Marion , Jr.

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2003

Frankie Marion is a trial lawyer with a long record of success in resolving personal-injury cases and business disputes.

He has tried to jury verdict more than 100 cases, often in the areas of products liability and insured defense and commercial litigation.

He is a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and past president of the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys’ Association.

In the products area, he has represented several major manufacturers on a state or regional basis, including a Fortune 50 company and one of the largest manufacturers of construction equipment.  He often represents insurers in contract and bad-faith actions as well as arson and coverage disputes.

In commercial litigation, Mr. Marion’s work primarily involves disputes involving business transactions, trade secret and protection of intellectual property. In recent matters, he has represented a manufacturer in a multimillion contract dispute with a major supplier and resolved a conflict between partners over the operation of their business.

Mr. Marion is a frequent lecturer and speaker. Annually, he conducts a continuing legal education seminar at the Appleseed Legal Justice Center. He has served on the faculty of the International Association of Defense Counsel trial-advocacy program and the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys’ Trial Academy. And he has been a presenter in Products Liability at a national meeting of The Defense Research Institute, Inc.

University of South CarolinaBS 1974University of South CarolinaJ.D. 1977
American Bar Association American College of Trial Lawyers Greenville County Bar Association

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 Bet-the-Company Litigation of the Greenville Metro Area2015 Lawyer of the Year in Product Liability Litigation - Defendants of the Greenville Metro Area2013 Lawyer of the Year in Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants of the Greenville Metro Area
William Francis Marion, Jr. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!William Francis Marion, Jr. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!William Francis Marion, Jr. has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Bet-the-Company Litigation
Commercial Litigation
Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants (Product Liability)
Product Liability Litigation - Defendants