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Womble Carlyle’s Charleston office provides a wide range of legal services to middle market and larger clients in South Carolina, around the United States and across the globe.
The firm’s Charleston-based team of more than 40 attorneys guides clients in Corporate & Securities, Real Estate, Capital Markets, Health Care, Business Litigation, Product Liability Litigation, Construction Law, Admiralty & Maritime Law, Bankruptcy, Tax, Trusts and Estates. Attorneys in Charleston work closely with colleagues in Womble Carlyle’s Columbia and Greenville offices to provide seamless coverage throughout South Carolina.
In 2011, the long-time Charleston firm of Buist Moore Smythe McGee P.A., which traces its origins to 1827, merged with Womble Carlyle to create the Charleston office.
Attorneys and staff members support numerous local charities, including the MUSC Children’s Hospital Beads of Courage Program, Crisis Ministries, Lowcountry Food Bank and Susan G. Komen. Many also have board and community involvement in various civic organizations.
Gordon Schreck of Womble Carlyle’s Charleston office, and a former chair and ex-officio member of the MASC board, was among those attending the Maritime Association of South Carolina luncheon on board the CARNIVAL ECSTACY.
This week heralds the start of the Masters Golf Tournament in Augusta, and while the world’s top golfers strive to earn a green jacket, economic development leaders from the Southeast are working to recruit top employers to the area.
Gordon Schreck, a senior member of Womble Carlyle’s Admiralty, Global Logistics and Transportation Practice Team in Charleston, was among a select number of Charleston port leaders recently invited to attend a roundtable discussion facilitated by Brenda Brockman Smith, Executive Assistant Commission of the Office of Trade, U.S. Customs and Border Protection
Self-Driving cars once were the domain of science fiction. But now, they rapidly are becoming a technological reality. “Smart cars” also provide an opportunity for economic growth to regions that are willing to seize the opportunity.
Womble Carlyle attorney Belton Zeigler will discuss the EU Privacy Shield and Brexit impact data regulation for U.S. companies and what they can do to prepare at an upcoming Charleston Women in International Trade (CWIT) event.
Womble Carlyle attorney Allen Gibson will take part in a panel discussion on “Managing the Arbitration Process to Reduce Costs Without Sacrificing Positive Results” at the 2016 ACC Annual Meeting.