Areas of Law

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Personal Injury Litigation (Plaintiff and Defendant)
  • Insurance Litigation (Plaintiff and Defendant)

Moore Taylor’s managing partner, James Edward (Ward) Bradley, practices commercial, personal injury and insurance law, including litigation for plaintiffs and defendants. He regularly represents lawyers, judges, doctors, accountants, banks and small and large companies.

Mr. Bradley is a member of the South Carolina Bar’s Board of Governors and Judicial Screening Committee, and is president-elect of the Richland County Bar Association. He also is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates and has an AV Martindale rating. His peers also have recognized him as a Super Lawyer in the national Super Lawyer magazine.

Ward, a lifelong resident of the Columbia and Irmo area, received his bachelor’s degree in economics from Davidson College in 1990 and is a 1993 graduate of the USC School of Law, where he is a regular presenter on trial techniques to practicing attorneys and students.

Ward also serves his community as a board member for the Salkehatchie Summer Service Project of the United Methodist Church and as a Sunday school teacher at Shandon Presbyterian Church. His wife, Betsy, is an attorney for the Palmetto Health Alliance and they are the parents of three sons. He also is an avid guitar player.

Contact James Edward Bradley at 803.796.9160 or