Meet Our Attorneys

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Robert R. Sansbury, III
Attorney and Counselor at Law

Robert R. Sansbury, III, Esq.

Attorney Robert Sansbury is a Myrtle Beach native and 2001 graduate of Myrtle Beach High School. He was given the “10 Best in Client Satisfaction” award by The American Association of Personal Injury Attorneys, was named “Top 40 under 40” for South Carolina Civil Litigation by The American Society of Legal Advocates, has achieved a peer-reviewed rating of “AV Preeminent” on Martindale Hubbell, and was named a Super Lawyers “Rising Star” seven years in a row (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020) – an honor reserved for no more than 2.5% of lawyers in South Carolina. Robert has lectured to other attorneys through the South Carolina bar on the use of depositions at trial. He is a co-editor of the publication, “South Carolina Deposition Practice Handbook", and has been invited to speak on legal topics at insurance seminars, classrooms, and other settings.

After law school, Robert served as judicial law clerk to The Honorable Roger M. Young of the South Carolina Circuit Court.  He then worked as a Senior Associate for a large, regional defense firm where he gained invaluable, first-chair experience defending auto accidents, personal injury claims, large-loss trucking accidents, and multi-million dollar asbestos litigation. Robert’s article “Pointing the Finger: An Examination of South Carolina Law Regarding Allocation of Fault to Non-Party Tortfeasors,” written for SCDTAA’s The Defense Line, was cited by Judge Bryan Harwell in a Federal District Court Order. He has tried numerous cases to verdict representing both Plaintiffs and Defendants.

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Christopher C. Kinon
Attorney and Counselor at Law

Christopher C. Kinon, Esq.

Chris is a native of Conway and decided to return to the Grand Strand after law school to assist his community in legal matters. As a third-generation attorney, Chris has had a passion for the law since a young age. Before joining the Sansbury Law Firm, Chris served as judicial law clerk to the Honorable William H. Seals, Jr of the South Carolina Circuit Court. While clerking for Judge Seals, Chris gained valuable knowledge of the state court system, litigation, and effective courtroom advocacy. Chris is also an active member of the Coastal Inn of Court Chapter of the American Inns of Court.

In 2018, Chris graduated from the University of South Carolina School of Law. During law school, Chris found his desire to be a courtroom advocate and effective litigator after winning awards for the highest marks in Trial Advocacy and Best Oral Argument in Legal Research and Writing.