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NICHOLAS J. CLEKIS

NICHOLAS J. CLEKIS

FOUNDER | ATTORNEY

The Clekis Law Firm’s founding partner, Nicholas Clekis moved to Charleston, SC in 1982 to attend the College of Charleston where he received a Bachelors of Science and then went on to attend the University of SC School of Law, graduating with a Juris Doctorate in 1985.

JACQUELINE J. DRESCHER

JACQUELINE J. DRESCHER

ATTORNEY

Originally from Arkansas, Jacqueline J. Drescher attended Henderson State University where she graduated in 1992 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Marketing.

JODI UNDERWOOD

JODI UNDERWOOD

OFFICE MANAGER

Jodi Underwood has over 44 years of experience as a legal assistant, having completed legal studies at UI-PUI in Indianapolis in 1976. Formerly a Navy wife, she had worked in Indiana, Florida, Pennsylvania and Maryland before arriving in Charleston in 1989 for the opening of the Naval Consolidate Brig. She was employed by the Clekis Law Firm, PA in September of 1989, and has made Charleston her home. She is well versed in all aspects of personal injury and insurance and currently acts as officer manager in addition to legal assistant duties.

JOHN T. GENTRY III

JOHN T. GENTRY III

ATTORNEY

John T. Gentry III is active in motion and trial practice in the South Carolina state courts. His practice focuses on civil litigation, including personal injury, institutional negligence, insurance bad faith, business and employment litigation, and probate matters.