Robert M. Peele, III
Meet Robert M. Peele, III

Robert M. Peele, III


Robert M. Peele, IIIa Collins & Lacy Shareholder, has been practicing law in South Carolina for fifteen years. He has more than ten years of experience defending civil litigation claims and has tried cases in State Court involving premises liability, construction defects, and negligence claims. At Collins & Lacy, Rob’s experience allows him to focus his practice in three main areas.

Construction Litigation
Rob defends claims against developers, general contractors, and subcontractors. Often those involve allegations of defects in single family, multi-family and commercial developments.

Professional Liability
Rob represents professionals in claims involving liability for personal injuries and death.

Trucking Defense
Rob defends against claims of serious injury and property damage stemming from accidents involving commercial vehicles.

Before entering private practice, Rob served the State of South Carolina as Deputy General Counsel for the Department of Corrections. Before law school, Rob worked in the banking industry.

Outside of work, Rob enjoys exercise and fishing, as well as watching and coaching his children’s sports teams.

  • South Carolina Bar
  • U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina
  • Richland County Bar
  • United States Court of Appeals–4th Circuit

  • Best Lawyers 2024

  • Church league basketball, coach
  • Junior Achievement, volunteer
  • Charleston School of Law, J.D.
  • University of South Carolina, B.S.