Burr & Forman

John Connell

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  • J.D., Emory University School of Law
  • B.S., cum laude, Emerging Leader, University of South Carolina

South Carolina

  • Member, South Carolina Bar Association (2014 - present)
  • Coach, Myrtle Beach Middle School Mock Trial Attorney

Associate | Myrtle Beach, SC

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Commercial / Corporate Litigation Labor & Employment


Manufacturing Automotive

John is an associate in the firm's Myrtle Beach office and focuses his practice on corporate and business law as well as employment law.

John has experience in commercial and business litigation, real property litigation, and employment litigation in South Carolina’s state and federal courts. John’s commercial litigation practice includes contract disputes, business torts, unfair trade practice allegations, and trademark disputes. John has first and second chair trial experience in South Carolina state court.

John previously served as a judicial law clerk to The Honorable Roger L. Couch of the 7th Judicial Circuit. He has also worked for the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and the U.S. Department of State at the U.S. Consulate in Germany. John maintains proficiency in German.