Free Consultation

(803) 350-9230

Christopher M. Paschal

Christopher M. Paschal

Christopher M. Paschal is originally from Charlotte, North Carolina, where he attended the Charlotte Latin School. There, he was elected as Student Body President, was selected to be the team captain of the football team, and was award the Headmaster’s Award for Leadership.

Chris is a 2017 graduate of Wofford College in Spartanburg, South Carolina. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Government with a Concentration in Political Thought. While at Wofford, Chris was a Student Advocate in the Wofford Judicial System where he fought and advocated for Wofford students charged with Student Conduct Violations. He was elected as Student Body President in 2016. Upon graduation, he received the American Legion Award. Chris continues to be active with Wofford College and is a member of the Terrier Club.

Following Wofford, Chris earned his Juris Doctorate in 2020 from the University of South Carolina School of Law. Throughout law school, Chris was heavily involved with the Mock Trial program and was a member of both the 2019 and 2020 Glenn Family Mock Trial Competition Championship teams. He was named the Best Overall Advocate in the 2020 competition. Chris was also a member of both the 2019 and 2020 National Trial Competition Region V Championship teams where he was named an Outstanding Advocate in 2019. In addition, Chris received the Honorable Lewis F. Powell Medallion for Excellence in Trial Advocacy in 2019 and 2020. Upon graduation, Chris was recognized with the Reece Williams Trial Advocacy Award and the Robert McCormick Figg Trial Advocacy Award.

During his time at the University of South Carolina School of Law, Chris clerked for Goings Law Firm beginning during the summer between his first and second year of law school. He joined the Goings Law Firm as an attorney after graduation and passing the South Carolina Bar exam in October 2020.

In his spare time, Chris runs a website dedicated to SEC Football with his brother Brendan called Front Porch Football. Chris spends his time outside of the office coaching Mock Trial at the University of South Carolina School of Law, traveling throughout the Carolinas, and cheering on the Terriers and Gamecocks.

TBest Law Firms - Personal Injury Litigation 2022
International Society of Barristers
10.0Robert F. Goings
Legal Elite Logo
Legal Elite Logo
South Carolina Leadership in law Honoree Logo
Rated a 10.0 Super Lawyer by
American Board of Trial Advocates
American Society of Legal Advocates Top 40 Under 40 - 2014
Best Law Logo
National Trial Lawyers Top 100
Legal Elite of the Midlands logo
 AV Preeminent
Best Law Badge
Best Personal Injury Attorneys in Columbia
South Carolina Association for Justice
Lead Counsel Seal
American Society of Legal Advocates Top 40 Under 40 - 2014
Super Lawyers Rising Star
Goings Law Firm, LLC, LawyersPersonal Injury & Property Damage, Columbia, SC
Robert Goings CR Platinum 300
Robert Goings PR AV


I was really going through a tough situation being injured on the job my job hassling me workers Comp not paying me and the bills were stacking up.Then a friend referred me to Goings law firm there I met Mallory and Christian they were pleasant and up front and I gotta tell they work fast to get you the settlement you deserve.So you got legal issues if I were I would call Goings law firm hopefully I won’t but if I do that’s who I’m calling.

Goings Law Firm is a great family friendly oriented organization. They are upfront and honest with you. They keep you up to date on all information about your case and is always available for questions that you may have. Last but not least, they work hard to get you every penny you deserve. I recommend Goings Law Firm, LLC if ever in an accident and you need help and compensation.

I originally tried to handle my case on my own but it became overwhelming. After doing research on Google, I found Goings Law Firm LLC. I was amazed of the 5 star review so wanted to check out for myself. After initial meeting with Attorney Jessica, I knew the Goings Law Firm was for me.
I like to work with business that treat me as a person versus a number.

Katie is amazing, I had a procedure done, which raised many concerns. She listened to my concerns, offer to be there as much to her capacity. Which really helped eased some of my concerns. I honestly did not expected to receive any type of compensation. I only hoped for my medical bills to be paid. Attorney Robert is amazing as well, he and his team exceed my expectiation. I am truly thankful for the Goings Law Firm team. If seeking a attorney office, knowledgable, will do their best to make sure you received the proper medical care and compensation, treat individuals as a person verus a number, my suggestion is go with Goings Law Firm. I can honestly say the reviews are accurate, glad to have meet them and represent my case. You all are Awesome and Amazing!!! Thank you so much!

The staff at this establishment was very attentive and kind. Robert is a very nice, responsive gentleman. I sincerely encourage you to seek this company out for any advice or representation. You will not be disappointed. Again thank you for your time and consideration.

Robert Goings did an excellent job working with my mother and I. Very professional, friendly, hard working and always on top of everything. We are extremely impressed all around and would highly recommend Goings Law Firm to anyone. We appreciate all of the hard work and assistance that this team has done for us!

Robert Goings, and his staff are amazing. From day one they were in our corner. They were with us all the way . They kept us informed of all new developments and fought to make sure that we were not taking advantage of by the insurance companies. I would definitely recommend Goings law firm to any of my family and friends. They are second to none. I’ve never felt more confident in a decision as I do with hiring Robert and his firm. I’d like to say thank you one more time for all your hard work and treating us like family.

SEE MORE About Testimonial