The Jennings Law Firm Announces the Addition of Jonathan Blackwell

Jonathan Blackwell

Jonathan Blackwell

The Jennings Law Firm Announces the Addition of Jonathan Blackwell
Bishopville Native Returns; Will be first to take Oath of Office at Lee County Courthouse

Bishopville, SC – The Jennings Law Firm is pleased to announce the addition of Jonathan Blackwell.

A native of Bishopville, and graduate of Lee Academy, Blackwell served eight years in the United States Air Force and completed two combat deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan prior to attending law school.

Among his many accolades during his years of military service, he was named the Non-Commissioned Officer of the Year, the Top Graduate at the United States Air Force Airborne Intelligence School, awarded the Airman Leadership School Commandant's Award for Leadership and received two Air Medals, two Air Force Achievement Medals, the National Defense Service Medal, as well as the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal.

Blackwell attended the John Marshall School of Law in Atlanta and was admitted to the South Carolina Bar in 2020. Prior to joining The Jennings Law Firm, he was a Law Clerk for the Fifth Circuit Public Defender’s Office in Camden.

Surrounded by family, friends and colleagues, he will be the first attorney to take the Oath of Office at the Lee County Courthouse on October 23 at 3:00 PM. (*Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, members of the Bar are not taking the Oath of Office at the Koger Center or the South Carolina Supreme Court in Columbia.)

While he will practice in an array of areas of law at The Jennings Law Firm, Mr. Blackwell is currently getting certified to handle disability claims and also plans to open a Legal Clinic for Veterans one Saturday a month from The Jennings Firm offices in downtown Bishopville.

Residing in Bishopville with his son, he also enjoys coaching little league baseball and serving as an instructor for the Motorcycle Safety Foundation.

The Jennings Law Firm practices in the areas of Civil Litigation, Real Estate Law, Business Law, Estate Planning, Family Law and Criminal Law. You can find out follow The Jennings Law Firm on Facebook and Instagram.


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