John Price Law Blog

Lawyer Spotlight: J. David Murrell

This May, the John Price Law Firm is celebrating 30 years of legal service to the Lowcountry and state of South Carolina. In honor of 30 years, we’re highlighting the amazing attorneys that make up our team. Thank you for all you do for the John Price Law Firm and our clients!

Meet our attorney, David!

Where are you from?

North Augusta, SC.

Where did you obtain your law degree?

Mississippi College School of Law.

What inspired you to become a lawyer?

Perry Mason and taking a couple of law classes in undergrad.

How long have you been practicing law?

I’m starting my 20th year of practice.

What brought you to the John Price Law Firm?

I had my own practice and was looking to get back into a firm setting. A colleague told me Johnny needed a workers’ comp attorney, and Johnny has reputation for being a great lawyer and nice guy.

What is your favorite thing about being on the JPLF team?

Great team spirit, lawyers discuss issues with each other, lots of joking around.

What is your favorite thing about being a lawyer?

The ability to help those in need recover damages for injuries and legal wrongs they have suffered.

What do you like to do outside of work?

I like to play bass, drums, and guitar. I’m in a band for a contemporary church service. I also like hiking, being with my family, and going to concerts.

Favorite spot in the Lowcountry?

Ft. Johnson hiking trail along the harbor on James Island.

Best advice you’ve ever gotten?

Don’t be afraid to take chances, because it just may work out.