Listed in this section are twenty-nine (29)
attorneys who are located and practice bankruptcy law in Charleston,
South Carolina. Three attorneys (William Barr, Barrett Brewer and
Elizabeth Atkins) are listed on this page and their education, location
of practice and contact numbers are included below. The remaining
twenty-six (26) attorneys are listed on the other seven pages.
(one of three United States bankruptcy courts located in South Carolina)
is the county seat of Charleston County. It is approximately 114 miles
(driving distance) from Columbia (state capital and location of the
main office and courthouse of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court / District
of Columbia). Cities and towns near Charleston include Summerville,
Sullivan's Island, Goose Creek,
Moncks Courner, Isle of Palms,
and North Charleston.
The United States
Bankruptcy Court in Charleston serves 12 counties. They include
the counties of Allendale, Beaufort, Berkeley, Charleston, Clarendon,
Colleton, Dorchester, Georgetown, Hampton, Horry, Jasper and Williamsburg.
The court is located at 145 King Street, Room 225, Charleston, SC
29401. The Charleston Court is for bankruptcy hearings only. You can
contact the main office and courthouse in Columbia at (803) 765-5436.
meeting of creditors is located at the same address as the bankruptcy
hearings. You can contact the Trustees
Office in Columbia at (803) 765-5250 if more information is requested.
There are a number of attorneys who are "Specialists"
in the field of bankruptcy law. The Specialists have either one asterisk*
Specialist) or two asterisks** (South
Carolina Certified Specialist). Most of these attorneys are located
in bigger cities, including Charleston.
of Bankruptcy (Business, Consumer and Municipal)
- Chapter 7 - Can be filed by individuals, partnerships and corporations. The most common type of bankruptcy filing
9 - Adjustment of debts of a municipality
- Chapter 11 - Filed by large and small businesses. Individuals filing Chapter 11, are involved in business in some capacity, either as sole proprietors, or as principals of a corporation or partnership
12 - Adjustment of debts of a family farmer or fisherman
13 - Available for individuals only, no corporations
or partnerships may file
15 - Bankruptcy, reorganization and insolvency
cases that have assets, debtors, creditors, and other
interested parties in multiple countries
Name - Education, Address and Practice
Law School: Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law
/ Campbell University - Raleigh, North Carolina
Attorney at Law
778 St. Andrews Blvd.
Charleston, SC 29407
Fax: (843) 763-9020
South Carolina Certified Specialist** - State Certified
in Bankruptcy Law
South Carolina State Bar - Admitted 1984
School: United States Naval Academy - Annapolis, Maryland,|
University of South Carolina School of Law - Columbia, South Carolina
Unger & McIntosh Law Firm|
11 Broad St.
Charleston, SC 29401
Fax: (843) 577-5081
South Carolina State Bar - Admitted 1974
School: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Chapel Hill, North Carolina|
School: Wake Forest University School of Law - Winston-Salem, North Carolina
& Staubes Law Firm |
Attorney Barrett R. Brewer
126 Seven Farms Dr.
Charleston, SC 29492
Telephone: (843) 577-2026
Fax: (843) 722-2867
South Carolina State Bar - Admitted 2002
SC Certified Specialist
Attorney by State