When business relationships become fractured, disputes that cannot be resolved through discussion or negotiation can often result in a lawsuit. The term “commercial litigation” generally applies to any type of litigation or lawsuit related to business issues.
Our firm’s corporate and business attorneys are ready to assist with all aspects of starting a business, operating an already established business, or terminating a business. Our attorneys have extensive experience in representing corporations, limited liability companies, sole proprietorships, partnerships, joint ventures and nonprofit corporations.
We have over 70 years of combined estate planning experience in our firm. We assist our clients with the preparation of their estate plan, which we design to fit their specific needs and wishes.
Our attorneys have a broad-based, statewide litigation practice. We have appeared in most, if not all, venues in South Carolina. We have represented numerous insurers and self-insured’s (including numerous governmental agencies and entities) in negligence and/or civil rights cases.
Our Firm assists clients with the administration of probates, estates and trusts. The Firm advises trustees, personal representatives, beneficiaries, heirs, creditors, and other fiduciaries in administrative matters. The Firm handles estates and trusts of all sizes and complexities.
Our attorneys can interpret and litigate a wide range of complex probate matters in the state of South Carolina. We represent beneficiaries, professional and individual trustees, personal representatives, excluded heirs or fiduciaries in probate litigation and disputes.
The Firm’s real estate attorneys are experienced in representing buyers, sellers, owners, developers, landlords, tenants and lenders in real estate matters. We advise our clients on all types of commercial and residential projects and transactions, including the acquisition, sale and leasing of land, buildings and homes, construction, operation, and management of properties, issues relating to the development of property, and leases of land and buildings.
The firm’s attorneys in our tax area provide legal services to our clients relative to many aspects of taxation. Our goal is to provide to our clients the best overall solution for their specific tax situation. Our attorneys provide experienced representation before the Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”), the South Carolina Department of Revenue (“SC Department of Revenue”), as well as county and municipal taxing authorities.