About Our Practice Areas
Serving Charleston & Other Areas of South Carolina
At Finkel Law Firm LLC, 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 attorneys.
Our Practice Areas – Law Firm in Columbia, SC
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 from our Columbia lawyers 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 your rights.
The criminal laws in South Carolina can become complicated very quickly, and the consequences of a conviction can be life changing. With our experienced legal representation, you can confidently move through the process with assurance that your voice will be heard, and your case effectively pursued.
Family Law / Divorce
If you are facing divorce or other domestic matters, you will need to resolve many issues 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. Our Columbia divorce lawyers are experienced in guiding clients through all domestic litigation 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.
If you have been injured as a result of a car accident, trucking accident, slip and fall at a business, dog bite, or medical malpractice, you may be entitled to compensation for your medical expenses and pain and suffering. Without the assistance of a skilled attorney, you may recover less than you otherwise could or nothing at all. Finkel Law Firm has experienced personal injury attorneys who are prepared to seek justice and maximum compensation for your injuries.
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 Finkel Law Firm LLC to determine the best route to take in your case.
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