Gunnar is a member of the Shelly Leeke Law Firm Litigation team, where he puts his twenty years of experience to work fighting for the rights of injured accident victims. Gunnar grew up in Mt. Pleasant, SC and attended Bishop England High School. He attended Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire where he played football and was a member of Beta Theta Pi. Gunnar then attended law school at the University of South Carolina before returning home to the Charleston area to practice law.
Gunnar earned his MBA from the Citadel at night while practicing law full time. Gunnar spent twenty years being a defense litigation attorney, working primarily for insurance companies. He has extensive experience in personal injury cases, liquor liability cases, products liability cases, construction defect cases and medical malpractice cases.
Gunnar is married to his wife Cameron and has 3 children. Gunnar enjoys coaching for the recreation department and is also on the Board of Trustees for the James Island Charter High School.
- Dartmouth College 1993
- USC School of Law, JD,1996
- Citadel, College of Graduate Studies, MBA, 2008
- South Carolina Bar, 1996
- United States District Court, District of South Carolina, 1997
- United States Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit, 1999
- Supreme Court of the United States, 2014