Todd R. Lyle

Todd concentrates in the areas of personal injury, premises liability, motor vehicle accidents, products liability, nursing home abuse and neglect, and debtors & creditors’ disputes. Todd also has an extensive background in real estate, construction and property related matters. Todd is a 2003 graduate of The Citadel where he graduated with honors and obtained a B.S. in Civil and Environmental Engineering. Todd was also inducted into Tau Beta Pi during his time at The Citadel.

Upon graduation, Todd first worked for a civil engineering firm before deciding to
start his own business in Columbia. Todd, along with a business partner, started a
company that focused on land development, the buying and selling of residential real
estate as well as property management. Throughout the remainder of the 2000s,
Todd and his company bought and sold more than 200 individual properties. The
majority of these purchases were distressed property and/or houses in default. It
was during this time that Todd honed his skills negotiating debt on behalf of debtors
in default.

Todd earned his law degree, magna cum laude, from the University of South
Carolina School of Law and was admitted to practice in 2015. As a law student,
Todd was Vice-Chair of the Honor Committee as well as the Technology Editor of
the South Carolina Law Review. In law school, Todd earned several honors to
include the CALI awards for Torts and Construction Law. Upon graduating from Law
School, Todd clerked for the Honorable R. Knox McMahon, Circuit Court Judge for
the Eleventh Judicial Circuit.

Todd is also a rated aviation officer and a reserve member of the South Carolina
Army National Guard. Todd has over 1000 hours of flight time in an Apache
helicopter as well as over 300 combat hours in Iraq and Kuwait.

Practice Areas
Personal Injury  |  Motor Vehicle Accidents  |  Debtors & Creditors Rights

Products Liability  |  Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect  |  Premises Liability

Catastrophic Injury Litigation  |  Real Estate & Property  |  Landlord & Tenant Disputes

Admitted to Practice
South Carolina, 2015

University of South Carolina School of Law, JD
The Citadel, BS in Civil and Environmental Engineering

Professional Memberships, Awards and Accomplishments
South Carolina Bar Association, Member
Richland County Bar Association, Member
Bronze Star Recipient
Air Medal Recipient
Army Commendation Medal Recipient
Army Achievement Medal Recipient



Columbia, SC