Mason William King

Mason William King

Bennettsville, South Carolina

Mason has wide experience within the judicial system, both state and federal.  While in law school, he was an editor on the Charleston Law Review and served as an intern for U.S. District Judge Richard M. Gergel.  After graduating in the top 1% of his class, Mason spent a year as judicial law clerk to the Honorable J. Michael Baxley of the Fourth Judicial Circuit.  Now, Mason is an aggressive practicing attorney and has been with the Jennings Law Firm since September 2012. 

Before becoming an attorney, Mason was a literature professor at Clemson University, where he sharpened his communication and critical thinking skills. These skills, together with his relentless work ethic, are valuable tools that allow him to achieve favorable results as he strives to seek justice for his clients.

Areas of Practice

  • 90% Civil/Plaintiff
  • 10% Criminal Defense
  • Parole

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • South Carolina, 2011
  • U.S. District Court District of South Carolina, 2011
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 2013


  • Charleston School of Law, Charleston, South Carolina
    • J.D. summa cum laude - 2011
    • Law Review: Charleston School of Law Review, Articles Editor, 2009 - 2011
  • Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina
    • M.A. - 2005
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Major: English
  • Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina
    • B.A. summa cum laude - 2001
    • Major: English
  • Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina
    • B.S. summa cum laude - 2000
    • Major: Biology

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • South Carolina Association for Justice, Member, 2011 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • The Honorable J. Michael Baxley, Judicial Law Clerk, 2011 - 2012
  • Clemson University, English Professor, 2005 - 2008