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Christy Ford Allen - Charleston, SC

97 Broad Street Charleston, SC 29401

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Updated: 08/29/2023

Charleston Business and Real Estate Litigation Lawyer

About Christy Ford Allen

Practice Areas

  • Business and Real Estate Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith Litigation
  • Mediation
  • Probate and Estate Litigation
  • Non-Routine and Complex Litigation
  • Professional Negligence
  • General Business “Outside-Inside Counsel”


Bar Admissions

  • South Carolina, 1998
  • U.S. District Court District of South Carolina
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Other Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • South Carolina Bar Association (Judicial Qualifications Committee 2018-2019)
  • Charleston County Bar Association (Ex. Committee, Secretary/Treasurer 2019-2020)
  • Federal Bar Association, SC Chapter, Past President, 2010
  • South Carolina Women Lawyer’s Association
  • James L. Petigru American Inn of Court

Pro Bono Activities

  • Lowcountry Local First, Executive Board, 2015-2017
  • MUSC Children’s Hospital, Patient Family Advisory Board, Member
  • JDRF Advocate

Past Positions

  • The Hon. P. Michael Duffy, USDCSC, Law Clerk, 1998 - 2000


  • University of South Carolina School of Law, Columbia, South Carolina, 1998
    Honors: cum laude
  • Clemson University, 1995
    Honors: magna cum laude


Accepts Credit Cards


Published Works

  • Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress in South Carolina Damages, 2nd ed., SC Bar, 2009

Office Information


97 Broad Street Charleston, SC 29401


  • 843-727-7696


Other Sources of Feedback About Christy Ford Allen

Included on the 2023 South Carolina list

Past Lists

  • 2022 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2021 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2019 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2018 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2017 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2015 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2014 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2013 South Carolina Super Lawyers list
  • 2012 South Carolina Super Lawyers list

View the profile for Christy Ford Allen on Super Lawyers


  • Martindale-Hubbell, AV Rated
  • South Carolina Super Lawyers, Business Litigation
  • Selected to Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2022

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