Accolades & Lawyer Awards For Schiller & Hamilton Law Firm

Million Dollars Advocates Forum

Established in 1993, the Million Dollar Advocates Forum is one of the most prestigious groups of trial lawyers in the United States. Membership is limited to attorneys who have won million and multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements. There are over 4,000 members throughout the country. Fewer than 1% of U.S. lawyers are members of this noteworthy organization, and Schiller & Hamilton Law Firm is honored to be a part of it.

The National Trial Lawyers – Top 100

Attorney Bennett Schiller Celebrates His Third Year As A National Trial Lawyer Top 100.

Founding Partner of Schiller & Hamilton Law Firm is Recognized as a Leading Trial Lawyer in South Carolina.

Beaufort, SC: The Schiller & Hamilton Law Firm is proud to announce that The National Trial Lawyers (NTL) recognizes Mr. Bennett Schiller, founding partner of the firm, as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers. The NTL’s “Top 100” list is an exclusive and by invitation-only organization, and is comprised solely of premiere trial attorneys in each state. The NTL recognizes attorneys who demonstrate superior qualifications of leadership, reputation, influence, stature, and public profile. In describing their selected members, the NTL states, “Each of our distinguished Top 100 members possesses the knowledge, skill, experience and success held by only the best and finest lawyers in America.” The NTL established this list to recognize attorneys with superior skill, experience, and success in their respective fields. Mr. Schiller’s “Top 100” title distinguishes him as among the leading trial lawyers in the state of South Carolina.

Bennett Schiller is no stranger to being recognized for his outstanding achievements. In addition to making the NTL’s “Top 100” list, he is also the recipient of The American Academy of Trial Lawyers Premier 100 and America’s Top 100 Lifetime Achievement awards. Mr. Schiller has also recently been inducted into the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. These are not honors that Attorney Schiller, who has been practicing law for over 20 years, takes lightly. He upholds the integrity that this type of recognition maintains. The American Association for Justice member is entirely devoted to his Clients and to the communities he serves. The personal injury and civil law attorney has served on the Board of Directors for the Upper Palmetto YMCA, The YMCA of Beaufort and Young Life Committee of York County. He is a former 16th Circuit Representative for the Young Lawyers Division of South Carolina Bar Association. Mr. Schiller is also a 2014 Graduate of Leadership Beaufort and the Immediate Past President of Leadership Beaufort Alumni Association. Mr. Schiller is just as determined inside the office as out, and has produced favorable outcomes for a countless number of Clients. As the father of four. he plans to continue serving both his Clients and his community to the best of his abilities.

About The Schiller & Hamilton Law Firm: Schiller & Hamilton has assembled a team of experienced lawyers dedicated to serving the needs of individuals and their families. Serious Injuries, Wrongful Death, Workers’ Compensation Claims, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Family Court Matters, Criminal Defense, and Social Security Claims are the areas in which they practice. With offices in Rock Hill, Beaufort, Bluffton, and Lancaster, the firm’s attorneys have over 70 years of combined legal experience in helping individuals resolve their legal matters.

America’s Top 100 Attorneys

The Schiller & Hamilton Law Firm is a part of America’s Top 100 Attorneys, which is a forum that accepts only the top lawyers in their practice areas or localities. Membership is limited to the Top 100 professionals from each state in each category of practice who best exhibit excellence and the highest ethical standards in their respective professions. With these high standards, less than 1% of professionals in the United States will be selected for membership as one of America’s Top 100™ in their profession. Membership selection is intended to help the community identify the cream of the crop in each profession and assist with professional networking among the nation’s top professionals.


Since Personal Injury constitutes a major part of Schiller & Hamilton’s services, it is great to be a part of the NAOPIA Top 10. The National Academy of Personal Injury Attorneys is an organization devoted to recognizing the top Personal Injury attorneys in the nation. Through a stringent selection process, the NAOPIA awards the best Personal Injury attorneys in each state with their most prestigious honor of being named “TOP 10.” Schiller & Hamilton Law Firm has made the list by demonstrating an extraordinary amount of knowledge, skill, experience, expertise, and success in the practice of Personal Injury.

Avvo’s Clients’ Choice

The Schiller & Hamilton Law Firm has also received the Avvo’s Clients’ Choice accolade based on numerous superior client reviews.

Avvo is a digital legal service marketplace that offers legal advice and displays the ratings and reviews of legal professionals. Avvo’s platform allows prospective Clients to research attorneys based on their reviews, ratings, experience, and qualifications. Ratings on Avvo are calculated by using information from state bar associations, along with the attorney’s honors, experience, qualifications, and endorsements. Only the most top rated attorneys are awarded with Avvo’s Clients’ Choice accolade, and Schiller & Hamilton are proud to be among those few recipients.

Top 40 Under 40

The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 under 40 is a professional organization composed of the top trial lawyers from each state or region who are under the age of 40. Membership is by invitation only and is extended exclusively to those trial lawyers practicing civil plaintiff and/or criminal defense law. Attorney Joel Hamilton is a member of this organization and feels honored to be a part of it.


Bennett Schiller, Esq. has been nominated among the 100 premier trial attorneys by the National Academy of Jurisprudence. Not only is this inclusion an endorsement of Attorney Schiller’s commitment to ethics and professionalism but also takes into account notable verdicts, achievements and settlements won by us.

Who’s Who

Attorney Bennett Schiller has been featured in the renowned Who’s Who directory. The Global Directory of Who’s Who is an annual, hard covered publication which recognizes Executives and Professionals for their accomplishments and contributions to the global marketplace. The registry serves as an outstanding resource for networking and consulting, and is a significant third party endorsement.