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Chip Cannon, Esq.

Trial Lawyer and Former Prosecutor

Delivering Local Expertise and Tailored Legal Solutions

Born and raised in the Lowcountry, Chip Cannon is a trial lawyer with a passion for advocating on behalf of his clients.  Having spent time working for insurance companies serving as a defense lawyer and experience as a former prosecutor, Chip brings a unique perspective and extensive courtroom knowledge to his practice. He is dedicated to fighting for justice and providing a voice to those in need.

Chip Cannon has successfully represented clients as a personal injury lawyer in a wide range of cases, including car accidents, trucking accidents, motorcycle accidents, wrongful death cases, slip and falls, dog bites, alcohol-related injuries (known as dram shop actions), medical malpractice claims, and more. He has a proven track record of holding negligent parties accountable and securing favorable outcomes for his injured clients.

As a criminal defense attorney, Chip draws on his experience as a former prosecutor to assist individuals facing DUIs and criminal charges. He understands the complexities of the criminal justice system and works diligently to protect the rights and interests of his clients. Chip provides stability and guidance to those who may feel overwhelmed, scared, and helpless when navigating the criminal justice process after an arrest.

Before embarking on his legal career, Chip lived his childhood dream of playing professional baseball. Drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays, Chip spent six years in the minor leagues, which included being named MVP of the Arizona Fall League. Although his baseball journey was cut short due to injuries, Chip’s dedication and strong work ethic from his baseball days continue to fuel his legal career. He seamlessly integrates these qualities into his approach to law, ensuring a tenacious and determined representation for his clients.


  • The Citadel (Bachelor’s Degree)
  • The Charleston School of Law (Juris Doctor)

Bar Admissions

  • The State of South Carolina
  • The United States District Court for the District of South Carolina
  • The United States 4th Circuit Court of Appeals

Chip Cannon’s Professional Associations & Memberships

Chip actively participates in various legal organizations and associations, allowing him to stay up-to-date with the latest developments in the field and network with other legal professionals. His memberships include:

  • South Carolina Bar Association
  • Charleston County Bar Association
  • Berkeley County Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • South Carolina Association for Justice
  • Citadel Alumni Association
  • Citadel Athletic Hall of Fame
  • Charleston Baseball Hall of Fame

With a dedication to his clients, a commitment to pursuing justice, and the same determination that propelled him on the baseball field, Chip Cannon is a trusted advocate who will fight tirelessly on your behalf.

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