2801 Devine St, Suite 300 Columbia, SC 29205
Open 24 Hours
Phone: (803) 594-4732
About Mark D. Chappell
For someone who suffered a serious personal injury, it can feel like the world has turned against you.
Over the course of his distinguished career, Mark Chappell has made a point only to represent individuals injured in accidents. He has never represented an insurance carrier, employer, or company.
Schedule a free consultation with Mark today to find out what it feels like to have 30 years of legal experience on your side.
Mark and the other attorneys with Chappell Smith & Arden, P.A. have recovered millions of dollars in settlements and verdicts.
While past results cannot guarantee a positive outcome in your case, they can give you insight into this attorney's prior successes.
Mark Chappell has been representing accident victims for more than 30 years.
As 1 of 10 children from Chester, South Carolina, Mark understands the value of working hard and having solid roots. Although neither of his parents graduated from high school, Mark was blessed to attend college at the University of South Carolina, where he graduated in 3 years with degrees in economics and finance.
After graduating from college, Mark attended the University of South Carolina School of Law.
In 1984, Mark graduated from the University of South Carolina School and was admitted to the South Carolina Bar. He has been practicing law proudly ever since.
Mark is the founder of Chappell Smith & Arden, P.A., where he has handled thousands of personal injury cases, including those involving truck accidents and defective products.
Mark only represents people who have been injured through others' negligence. He does not represent insurance carriers, employers, or companies.
In those rare moments of downtime, Mark enjoys spending time with his family. He has been married to his high school sweetheart for 35 years and is the proud father of 4 children, one of whom practices law with him.
Education and Experience
University of South Carolina (1981)
Law School Attended
University of South Carolina (1984)
Bar Admissions and Certifications
South Carolina Bar (1985)
Honors and Awards
- South Carolina Association of Justice Founder’s Award (2021)
- Recognized by Super Lawyers (2009-present)
- Enjuris Million Dollar Advocate (2022-2023)