Job Openings/Offices for Rent

If you wish to advertise a job opening or have office space for rent, please send the information to info@charlestoncountybar.org.

March 2019

Office Space – Franke Building

171 Church Street, known as the Franke Building, one of the most beautiful buildings in Charleston, is located in the heart of Charleston’s Historic District between Market Street and Cumberland Street. It is steps away from the Four Corners of Law and many of Charleston’s treasured restaurant/bar establishments and countless amenities. The owner controls a minimum of 10 parking spaces in the garage located immediately next door. The space offers 4,271 square feet of office space made up of 15 offices, reception and kitchen with the ability to expand in to an additional 1,392 square feet made up of 5 offices and open area.

If interested, contact Nicholas Clekis 843-720-3737 or Nick@clekis.com.


Executive Director – Charleston Legal Access

Charleston Legal Access is seeking its next Executive Director. For job description and details, click here.


Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Civil Litigation – Insurance Defense Firm is seeking full time Legal Assistant/Paralegal. Must possess exceptional organizational skills. Applicants must have a working knowledge of State & Federal filings (including e-filing). Qualified individuals should also be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, Word and WordPerfect. Additional skills should include calendaring, transcription and prioritization of work load. Must be a team player.  Submit resumes to jdixon@pnalaw.net.


Associate Attorneys

Carlock, Copeland & Stair, LLP is seeking associate attorneys with civil litigation experience for the firm’s Charleston office.  Candidates must currently be members of the South Carolina Bar, have their Rule 403 requirements completed, and must have excellent academic credentials.  Candidates should have 2-4 years of experience in civil litigation, outstanding research and writing skills, and the ability to handle complex legal matters.

For consideration, please send resume to SCAttyJobs@carlockcopeland.com.

February 2019

Law Firm Wanted for James Island

James Island Public Service District is seeking interested legal firms that have extensive experience in governmental law.

Click here for the RFQ


Office Space for Rent

Newly remodeled prime office space on busy Rivers Avenue, plenty parking, superior visibility and access, designed for attorney reception, conference, salon and partitioned office space, private/public restrooms. Call 843-478-9594.


Legal Assistant Wanted

Pflug Law Firm, located in Mt Pleasant.

Assist paralegals with real estate pre-closing process; open/close client files; draft correspondence; order title work from abstractors, schedule closings and maintain closing  calendar; answer telephones; greet office visitors; communicate with clients, realtors, law firms and others.

Must enjoy working with the public and communicating professionally orally and in writing;  have excellent organizational skills; be attentive to detail; have superior computer skills; enjoy being part of a team but able to work independently and prioritize work.   Strong work ethic and punctuality a must. Prior office experience a must and prefer applicant with some real estate experience but will train suitable candidate.  This is a full-time position with benefits.  To apply, please send cover letter and resume to Audrey.Weber@pfluglaw.com.


Office Share/Space Available

Office Share/Space Available for Lawyer/s. Location West Ashley off Savannah Highway near Downtown. Infrastructure in place: Conference room/media wall, kitchenette, telephone system, copier/scanner, internet, wi-fi, security-alarm system,  ample parking. Call (843) 225-4445.

January 2019

Attorney Wanted

The Center for Heirs’ Property is currently seeking a staff attorney.

Under the supervision of the Director of Legal Services, this position performs such duties as conducting client intakes and providing consultations and direct legal representation on legal matters pertaining to heirs’ property, tenancy in common rights, probate estate administration, intestate inheritance, chain of title issues, tax sales, quiet title actions, land partition matters, and the drafting of Wills and Advanced Directives. The position also requires full participation in community outreach efforts and events within the Center’s service area which will include evening and weekend work. This position is a full time equivalent, exempt position.

Desired Experience, Education, Skills, and Knowledge

Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited law school with at least two (2) full years’ of experience that includes the direct practice of law and representation of clients, and the supervision of, or effectively working with, support staff; or equivalent combination of education, training and experience

Experience in the administration of probate estates (testate and intestate) from open to close and a knowledge of the Petition to Determine Heirs action

Must be a member in good standing of the South Carolina Bar Association and have met the 403 requirements

No South Carolina Bar Disciplinary Issues

Experience in real property title review and transactions and a working knowledge of the processes involved in the offices of public land records, i.e., the RMC, Probate and Clerks of Court

Capability to maintain project records and reports using technology and experience in using this information to prepare project-related reports for management, partners and funders

Excellent interpersonal skills and strong oral and written communications skills

Proven ability to work as part of a team in shared office space

Capability to deal with individuals from various backgrounds, including clients and personnel.

Experience either in working or volunteering for a nonprofit social service organization.

Empathetic to the special values and challenges of heirs’ property owners and other historically underserved landowners.

Compensation

Compensation consists of (1) a base salary that is dependent upon level of experience and falls within Center Pay Grade 9 ($42,900 – $64,300) and (2) benefits (i.e., paid leave, health, vision and dental insurance, and retirement).

Application Process

Applications will be received until 5 pm on February 15, 2019. It is anticipated that the position will be filled by March 1, 2019. Applicants should send via either email or mail (1) a cover letter, which includes why the applicant wishes to apply for the position, along with salary requirements and (2) a resume. This information should be sent to the attention of:

Kendra Yates, Executive Assistant (hr@heirsproperty.org), Center for Heirs’ Property Preservation, 1535 Sam Rittenberg Blvd., Suite D., Charleston, South Carolina 29407.

No calls, please, regarding this opportunity; however, feel free to view the Center’s website at www.heirsproperty.org for additional information.

 


Paralegal Wanted

Full-time position with busy downtown firm. Litigation experience preferred, but not required. Construction defect litigation experience a plus. Must be able to work independently, have superior communication and organizational skills, and ability to prioritize work and case development. Salary commensurate with experience. Paid parking and benefits. Please send resume and references to jlingle@hayeslaw.org.


Family Law Attorney Wanted

Downtown Charleston firm seeking full-time attorney with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in family court. Strong work ethic and excellent communication and writing skills required. Salary + retirement plan. Send resumes to 3downtownfamilylaw@gmail.com.


Employment Law Attorney

McAngus Goudelock and Courie LLC
Charleston, South Carolina
Website: www.mgclaw.com
Position description:
MGC is a growing, highly-respected firm with fifteen locations in the Southeast. MGC offers a dynamic workplace, long-term career opportunities and a generous compensation package for candidates motivated to achieve excellence in the business of law.

We are seeking an attorney with two to four years of employment law experience in our Charleston, SC office. An ideal candidate will also have prior experience in federal court litigation and must be licensed to practice in South Carolina. Apply online at https://mgclaw.com/careers/positions/

All responses will be kept in strictest confidence.


Workers’ Compensation Associates/Staff Attorney

McAngus Goudelock and Courie LLC
Columbia, SC
Website:www.mgclaw.com
Position description:
MGC is a growing, highly-respected regional insurance defense firm with fifteen locations in the Southeast. MGC offers a dynamic workplace, long-term career opportunities and a generous compensation package for candidates motivated to achieve excellence in the business of law.

Attorneys with an interest in workers’ compensation law and/or attorneys with established relationships in the insurance defense industry are encouraged to apply. Candidates must be licensed to practice in South Carolina. Apply online at https://mgclaw.com/careers/positions/

All responses will be kept in strictest confidence.


Litigation Associate

McAngus Goudelock and Courie LLC
Greenville, SC
Website:www.mgclaw.com
Position description:
MGC is a growing, highly-respected regional insurance defense firm with fifteen locations in the Southeast. MGC offers a dynamic workplace, long-term career opportunities and a generous compensation package for candidates motivated to achieve excellence in the business of law.

Attorneys with at least two years of litigation experience and attorneys with established relationships in the insurance defense industry are encouraged to apply. Candidates must be licensed to practice in South Carolina. Apply online at https://mgclaw.com/careers/positions/

All responses will be kept in strictest confidence.

December 2018

Attorney Wanted

Yarborough Applegate Law Firm is accepting resumes for an attorney to assist the firm in representing plaintiffs in catastrophic personal injury and complex commercial cases. Our firm handles a low volume of serious injury and commercial cases. We are looking for an attorney in Charleston, South Carolina to assist in case development and management, brief writing, discovery, trial preparation and trials.

REQUIREMENTS: Minimum 4 years of complex personal injury or commercial litigation experience representing either defense or plaintiffs in both state and federal courts; excellent/advanced writing, researching, technology, and case management skills.

If you meet these requirements send a copy of your resume AND a summary and examples of specific professional accomplishments (ex. notable verdicts, settlements, trial experiences, examples of past clients and case management, number of mediations or arbitrations attended, complex legal issues briefed and/or argued before trial or appellate courts) to david@yarboroughapplegate.com for consideration. We will give the utmost consideration to confidentiality for all applicants.

October 2018

Trial Attorney Wanted – Ninth Circuit Public Defender – Berkeley County

The Berkeley County Public Defender has an opening for a full time attorney position for a criminal defense litigator. Supportive office looking for a trial attorney. Full benefits. Send your resume to apennington@charlestoncounty.org


Office Space for Rent

Nice, large office for rent on Coleman Blvd. near the Ravenel Bridge for $450/month – this is an office share of an 800 sq ft office with the current tenant who does not need the physical space full time.  Office is fully furnished, and rent includes internet, water, cleaning.  The building is secure, has reception area, conference rooms, and break rooms with coffee/vending/refrigerator. Email wcolemanoffice@gmail.com for more information.


Office Space for Rent

Mt. Pleasant office space off of Coleman Blvd, convenient to Sullivan’s and Downtown. Approx. 900sft with 2 offices, reception area, conference room, and kitchenette. $1,600/mo for whole unit. Rental of one office considered. Please call 843-906-7320 with questions.


Family Law Attorney Wanted

Cordell and Cordell, a national domestic litigation firm with over 100 offices across 36 states, is currently seeking an experienced family law associate for an opening in its Charleston, SC office. The candidate must be licensed to practice law in the state of South Carolina, have a minimum of 3-5 years of litigation experience with 1st chair family law experience.

Cordell and Cordell offers a great working environment, career opportunities and incredible benefits including: employer paid insurance premiums for health, dental, orthodontia, disability and life. The firm also offers 401(k), gym membership reimbursement, ongoing educational opportunities and more. This is a wonderful opportunity to be part of a large, client and employee-centered firm. To be considered for this opportunity please email cover letter and resume to Executive Recruiter Hamilton Hinton @ hhinton@cordelllaw.com.


Paralegal Wanted

Solo general practitioner with an emphasis on civil plaintiff’s litigation and criminal defense.

Job Purpose:
Seeking a reliable, detail-oriented, permanent employee to assist in all aspects of law practice. Conveniently located in West Ashley near the Cosgrove Bridge. Salary is negotiable and dependent upon work experience.

Duties & Skills/Qualifications:
Excellent computer, writing and communication skills are required. Litigation and Clio Case Management experience are preferred. Employee will answer phones, order records, organize and analyze documents, directly assist clients, draft discovery, handle mail, monitor court dockets, compose correspondence, and maintain updated files.

Please send all resumes and applications to: attorneymarshall@gmail.com For additional questions, please call: (843) 795-2298


Two Part-time Vacancies for Two Year Terms for Municipal Judges

• Must have graduated from an accredited law school and been admitted to the practice of law before the courts of record in South Carolina with a minimum of five (5) years of experience as a practicing attorney and preferably at least two (2) years of municipal experience. Maintenance of annual Continuing Legal Education is required.
• Must be in good standing with the South Carolina Supreme Court.
• Must possess (or obtain) licensing through the South Carolina Court Administration within six (6) months of taking office.
• Must obtain and maintain professional liability insurance.
• Ability to be available during nights/weekends and holidays to render services as necessary.
• Ability to be generally available to attend mandatory meetings in person and/or on short notice and the ability to be reached promptly by phone.

For a complete description and duties and to submit a letter of interest and resume, please contact the Clerk of Counsel at councilclk@tompsc.com or call (843) 884-8517. The deadline for submission is 4:30pm on October 19, 2018.

September 2018

Office Space For Rent: Downtown Charleston on King Street (Queen St. Intersection)

Two offices available for $1,200 or one for $600/month. Convenient location close to Courthouse/Post Office. Please call 843-853-5203 with questions.


Veterans Disability Attorney Wanted

A local law firm is looking for a motivated Veterans Disability Attorney to work in a fast paced environment on behalf of disabled veterans.

· Successful candidates will be eager to work closely with other team members to assist Disabled Veterans with their appeals for Veterans Disability Compensation.

· Attorneys who have recently passed the Bar Exam (in any U.S. Jurisdiction) or those looking to break into a new area of expertise are encouraged to apply.

· Experience in veterans disability, social security disability, workers compensation or medical record review is a plus, but not required.

· Successful candidate will possess the ability to use discretion, professionalism, and confidentiality in regard to sensitive information.

· Candidate must have exceptional written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.

· Candidate will also be able to work independently while taking part in a team-driven environment

Apply to Miranda Baty at MBaty@SinkLaw.com.


Office Space for Rent

Alex Toporek and Guy Vitetta have a great opportunity for anyone looking to share office space in a beautifully restored antebellum building in the Hampton Park Terrace neighborhood of the Charleston peninsula.  A practice focused in the areas of Probate, Estate Planning, Real Estate, and/ or Contracts would be a perfect match.  If you are interested please call Guy at 843.302.2050.

August 2018

Paralegal Wanted

West Ashley law firm seeking a part-time Experienced Litigation Paralegal.

  • Strong Organizational skills required
  • Must have experience with entering billable time
  • E-Filing experience a plus
  • Flexible hours and schedule

Please send resume and cover letter to Missi@sennlegal.com or by fax to (843) 556-4046.


Litigation Attorney Wanted

Wall Templeton & Haldrup, P.A.
Charleston Office
Contact Person: Lauren Larymore
Email: Lauren.Larymore@WallTempleton.com

Seeking litigation attorney with 2 to 4 years of experience.  For more information about our firm, please refer to www.WallTempleton.com.  Submit resume, writing sample, and transcript via email to Lauren Larymore.  All responses will be kept in strictest confidence.

July 2018

Paralegal Wanted

The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina is accepting applicants for a Paralegal/Compliance Specialist.  Under limited supervision, the Paralegal/Compliance Specialist will provide administrative support to the General Counsel, to the College Chief Compliance Officer and support the Office of the President.  Click here to learn more and to apply.