Blake A. McKie Principal
Blake graduated from Furman University in 2006 and the University of South Carolina School Of Law in 2010, where he was a member editor of the Southeastern Environmental Law Journal. Prior to joining Duffy & Young in 2017, Blake practiced law with a large regional insurance defense firm. He is admitted to practice in all of South Carolina’s state and federal courts and is a member of the Federal Bar Association, South Carolina Bar Association and the Charleston County Bar Association.
Blake is a civil litigator who helps individuals and businesses obtain favorable results in complex litigation matters. Each client’s case has a unique set of facts and circumstances behind it that Blake enjoys tackling in order to put forth the best possible legal strategy for that client. He has extensive trial and mediation experience in a wide variety of civil matters. His work includes commercial litigation, class actions, securities litigation and arbitration, real property disputes, construction litigation, estate litigation, personal injury, premises and product liability litigation, and professional liability litigation.
Away from work, Blake enjoys playing golf, travelling, and spending time with his family. Blake is active in a number of charitable and social organizations in Charleston. Blake and his wife, Mary Neill, have two daughters and live in West Ashley.