Chelsea Monroe represents victims of defective medical devices, as well as families and communities harmed by toxic exposure.
Chelsea’s casework includes furthering litigation for thousands of women who suffered severe, life-altering effects after receiving permanent birth control device Essure®. She also contributes to complex litigation filed against manufacturers of lead paint pigment who are alleged to have caused health and developmental problems in countless children.
Prior to joining Motley Rice, Chelsea gained valuable litigation experience in the areas of medical malpractice, products liability, and premises liability through her work as an attorney for general practice and business defense firms in South Carolina.
A former Motley Rice law clerk, Chelsea also completed a number of legal clerkships and internships while completing her law degree, including assisting with criminal cases for Forsyth County’s District Attorney’s Office and advocating for children in Forsyth County Family Court. Additionally, Chelsea was a law clerk for Greenville Health System, the largest health system in South Carolina, where she participated in a multidisciplinary team due diligence effort for an acquisition of a hospital system.
J.D., Wake Forest University School of Law, 2016
B.A. cum laude, University of South Carolina, 2011
American Association for Justice
American Bar Association
South Carolina Bar Association
Charleston County Bar Association
- South Carolina
Admitted to Practice Before
U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina