width=John T. Gentry III is active in motion and trial practice in the South Carolina state and federal courts. His practice focuses mainly on civil litigation in areas including personal injury, institutional negligence, insurance matters, business and civil rights litigation. John also handles criminal cases, and has assisted Mr. Clekis in gaining favorable outcomes for clients facing serious charges. Before joining the Clekis Law Firm as an associate, John clerked for the Firm for two years, where he gained invaluable experience in both civil and criminal matters in the state system.

  • B.A., Furman University, 2008
  • J.D. Cum Laude, Charleston School of Law, 2013

Bar Admissions:

  • South Carolina, 2014
  • U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina, 2015
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, 2016

Professional Associations and Memberships:

  • South Carolina Bar Association
  • Charleston County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • South Carolina Association for Justice
  • Charleston Lawyers Club


  • Sigma Alpha Epsilon

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