Serving Charleston & Other Areas of South Carolina
At the Finkel Law Firm, you will find a team of
Columbia attorneys who can fight for your rights and pursue the best possible outcome for
your situation. All of the lawyers of the firm are devoted to their areas
of practice and work as a team to help clients achieve their goals. The
lawyers actively seek to broaden their knowledge of their practice areas
by continuing legal education. Several of the South Carolina lawyers at
the firm have been certified in their practice areas. Attorneys at the
firm regularly teach courses on continuing legal education topics to other
The practice areas that the firm handles in South Carolina include:
Within the field of business litigation, the firm has a substantial amount
of experience. The firm handles commercial litigation issues involving
collections, foreclosure, breach of contract, antitrust, land use, lender
liability, injunctions, and other legal concerns. If you are considering
starting a business or are facing a litigation issue, speak with a member
of the firm at once.
Construction law involves complex issues that require experienced legal
assistance. Individuals who are facing any type of construction law dispute
should obtain legal help at once. Some of the most common types of disputes
handled by the Firm include: construction defects, mechanic's liens,
insurance disputes, and breach of contract.
Corporations are a for-profit type of company that is registered under
the corporate laws of South Carolina. The attorneys at the firm can facilitate
transactions to ensure that your business is properly organized and follows
the requisite corporate formalities. If you need legal guidance during
a business transaction or for the drafting of a document, the firm can
help you determine a strategy and / or create a contract that protects
If you are facing divorce, you will need to resolve many issues in order
to complete the process. Some of the most important legal issues that
need to be resolved include child custody, child support, alimony, and
marital property division. Firm lawyers are experienced in guiding clients
through divorce effectively.
Medical malpractice cases are difficult to prove and require the representation
of a knowledgeable and experienced lawyer. They are complex cases that
require proof of the failure of a medical provider to provide adequate
care to a patient, resulting in injury or illness. Birth injuries, surgical
errors and failure to properly diagnose are a common medical malpractice
cases, and the firm is experienced in helping clients seek compensation
for their claims.
The court process of transferring assets of a deceased person to surviving
beneficiaries is called probate. When an individual passes away, it should
be determined whether probate is required. If probate is required, the
firm offers compassionate and experienced assistance as you navigate the
difficult process. The three primary functions of probate include the
collection of the decedent's assets, payment of debts and taxes, and
the distribution of the remaining assets.
Wills & Trusts
Wills and trusts are important aspects of estate planning to ensure that
your estate is in order prior to your passing or incapacitation. Trust
and will administration requires substantial knowledge of the various
aspects of the financial and procedural aspects of estate law. You will
need the experienced representation of an attorney to help you establish
or administer a will or trust.
Legal Guidance from South Carolina Attorneys
Since the firm was founded in 1970, it has been devoted to providing professional,
personalized legal services and compassionately representing each client.
Each of the members of the firm is dedicated to the practice of law in
South Carolina. The Columbia attorneys work together to achieve the goals
of the client. Do not hesitate to schedule a case evaluation with the
Finkel Law Firm to determine the best route to take in your case.
Contact the firm