For the sixth consecutive year, personal injury attorney Venus Poe, partner and founder of Venus Poe, PA, has been recognized with an AV-level peer review rating from Martindale-Hubbell.
“I strive to provide the best possible service to my clients and that ultimately depends on my commitment to legal ethics and proficiency. To be recognized in this area by my peers is an honor as well as a criterium I use in the industry as I make peer-to-peer referrals for clients, family and friends in need,” Venus Poe said.
An AV rating is the highest possible rating issued by Martindale-Hubbell and means that the lawyer has been rated by her peers as ‘Very High’ to ‘Preeminent’ in terms of her professional ability and knowledge and as ‘Very High’ in terms of her adherence to the professional standards of conduct and ethics.
Poe has practiced personal injury law for more than almost fifteen years. She is a member of the South Carolina Bar, has served on its Board of Governors and as president of the South Carolina Bar Young Lawyers Division, and founded the South Carolina Bar’s Leadership Academy. She currently serves on the South Carolina Bar’s House of Delegates and on the board of directors for the South Carolina Bar Foundation. She is active on the Bar’s Practice and Procedure Committee as well as its Publications Committee.
Poe is a certified Circuit Court Mediator. She also serves on the South Carolina Fee Disputes Board and is a member of the South Carolina Association for Justice.
She graduated with a Bachelors degree from the College of Charleston, and received her Juris Doctor degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law.
Poe serves as Fountain Inn Rotary Club President and as a Fountain Inn Chamber of Commerce board member. She formerly served on the board of directors of the Simpsonville Chamber of Commerce and founded the Simpsonville Chamber of Commerce Foundation.