Experienced Trial Attorneys

Austin C. MacManus

Austin C. MacManus is originally from St. Louis, Missouri. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Sports Management from Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Missouri. After receiving his undergraduate degree, Austin moved to Charleston, South Carolina to pursue his law degree. He earned his Juris Doctor from the Charleston School of Law, where he received the CALI Award of Excellence in Sport Employment Law and Sales. He has been admitted to practice in the State of South Carolina and the United States District Court, District of South Carolina since 2021.

Prior to joining Pierce Sloan Kennedy & Early, LLC in 2022, Austin worked for a local Plaintiff’s firm, where he gained meaningful experience in the areas of Personal Injury, Employment Law, Social Security Disability, and Workers’ Compensation. His current areas of practice include Insurance Defense, Product Liability, Toxic Torts, Construction Litigation, and Personal Injury.

Outside of the office, Austin is an avid movie watcher, car enthusiast, sports participant, and sports fan of the New England Patriots, St, Louis Cardinals, St. Louis Blues, and Missouri Tigers.

Areas of Practice

  • Insurance Defense
  • Product Liability
  • Toxic Torts
  • Construction Litigation
  • Personal Injury

Bar Admissions

  • South Carolina, 2021
  • U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina, 2021


  • Charleston School of Law – J.D.
  • Lindenwood University – B.A.

Honors and Awards

  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Sales, and Sport Employment Law
Why to Hire Us:
  • 125 Years of Combined Legal Experience
  • National Success
  • Accomplished Advocacy