Curtis W. Dowling

803.451.4515 Direct
803.799.1111 Main
803.254.1335 Fax
1613 Main Street
Columbia, SC 29201

Curtis is a civil trial attorney with a robust practice which includes a wide variety of civil defense litigation, insurance coverage review and litigation, professional liability defense, religious and nonprofit law, and appellate matters. He regularly represents nursing homes, childcare providers, and insurance companies and has vast experience with the trucking and transportation industry.

A native of Charleston, South Carolina, Curtis received both his undergraduate degree and law degree from the University of South Carolina.  He is a member of DRI, the South Carolina Bar Association, the Richland County Bar Association, and the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys Association. He has been recognized as a Midland’s Legal Elite.

Primary Services

Civil Defense Litigation
Insurance Coverage & Litigation
Professional Liability Defense


University of South Carolina (B.A. 1980)
University of South Carolina School of Law (J.D. 1985)

Bar Admissions

South Carolina
United States District Court for the District of South Carolina
United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Supreme Court of the United States


South Carolina Super Lawyers (Civil Litigation—Defense)
Midland’s Legal Elite

Professional Involvement

South Carolina Bar Association
Richland County Bar Association
South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys Association