Assistant U.S. Attorney
District of South Carolina
Elliott Daniels is an Assistant U.S. Attorney for the District of South Carolina. He works in the Criminal Division with a focus on Violent Crime. Prior to joining the U.S. Attorney's Office, he worked as a civil defense attorney at Murphy & Grantland, P.A. where he led the firm's practice group representing survivors of human trafficking. Elliott is a member of the South Carolina Bar and he is admitted to practice in the U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina.
Elliott attended The George Washington University on an athletic scholarship, where he obtained both his undergraduate and Juris Doctor degrees. He also studied law at Oxford University, New College, in a summer program, and served on the International Human Rights Clinic at GW Law.
Prior to law school, Elliott worked in Washington, D.C. and abroad in the international development and human rights fields. During law school, Elliott worked as a law clerk for nonprofit organizations, and as a law clerk for two terms with an appellate office in the Civil Division of the U.S. Department of Justice.
Elliott is a native of Hilton Head, S.C., and is married to Amber Daniels of Savannah, Ga. They are active members in Shandon Baptist Church, and they enjoy spending time with their two daughters at home in the low country.