Law Office
Laura Huggins
219 Columbia Avenue
Chapin, SC 29036
Office: (803) 454-0657
Fax: (803) 575-8096
[email protected]

LAURA H. HUGGINS, LLC

We Practice Law in the following areas: 

BusinessReal Estate, Estate Planning, & Probate Administration

About Us

Laura H. Huggins, Owner

[email protected]



Laura graduated first in her class at Furman University and first in her class at the USC school of Law. She has received the 
AV Preeminent Rating from Martindale-Hubbell since 2011 and has received their Client Distinction award in 2012.
 Laura strives for excellence and is passionate about helping her clients succeed in their endeavors.  

EDUCATION: 

University of South Carolina School of Law, Columbia, South Carolina. Juris Doctor Degree, Magna Cum Laude, May 1998;

Class Rank: 1

Honors and Activities:

Articles Editor, South Carolina Law Review

Order of the Coif

Chief Justice, Order of the Wig and Robe

Teacher’s Assistant, Legal Writing

Elected Member, Honor Council


Furman University, Greenville, South Carolina, Bachelor of Arts in English, Magna Cum Laude, July 1994;

Class Rank: 1

Honors and Activities:

Phi Beta Kappa

Association of Furman Students’ Outstanding Senior Award

Member, Delta Delta Delta Sorority


LICENSES: 

South Carolina Bar, 1998


North Carolina Bar, 1998


Elysium Title Agency, LLC Agency License with SC Department of Insurance


SC Department of Insurance Producer License with SC Department of Insurance


ASSOCIATIONS COMMUNITY & ACTIVITIES: 

Chapin Girls Dance Booster Club, Inc., 2013-Current, Vice President & Director: Assisted organization in initial incorporation as non-profit with SC Secretary of State Corporations Division, in initial registration with SC Secretary of State Public Charities Division, and with preparation of various conflict of interest, financial, and other policies.


Harbor Island Owners Association, 2013-Current, Vice President & Director; 2010-2012, Secretary, Vice President, President & Director: Assisted organization in revising and instituting financial and budgeting policies and procedures, including reserves, collections, and investment policies resulting in increase in net income and reserves.


Chapin Presbyterian Church, 2009-Current, Active Member, including with Adult Sunday School class


Forty Love Point Association, Inc., 2001-2005, Secretary, President, and Director: Assisted organization in assessment collection & lien filings, annual and monthly meeting practices in compliance with Non-Profit Corporation Act, Articles, Bylaws, and Covenants


American Land Title Association


Agent with Old Republic National Title Company


Judicial Intern, The Honorable Jean H. Toal

South Carolina Supreme Court Justice, Fall 1996


PUBLICATIONS: 

“Angel” Investors: Using the Internet in the Private Placement of Securities, The South Carolina Lawyer, 

May/June 2000


Note, The South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Act Treats Nonmarital Children Like Bastards Out of Carolina, 49 The South Carolina Law Review 1281 (1998).


SPEAKER

SC Bar Convention: Corporate, Securities, and Banking Division Annual Update, January 23, 2004


SC Bridge the Gap Program for graduating law students, Business and Corporate Law: 2004-2005


Corporate Overview of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act Seminar, September 25, 2003


INTERESTS: 

Enjoying time with husband, Keith, and three daughters, Mary Frances, Annalise, and Kate; 

Reading, running, playing the piano, singing, gardening, and baking.

Sheri H. Neely, Paralegal


EDUCATION: 


     Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina

     Bachelor of Science: Financial Management 


 


LEGAL EXPERIENCE: 


2007-2015

Litigation and legal administration


2015-Present  

New business entity formation, estate planning, and residential and commercial real estate closings.  


COMPUTER SKILLS


Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Adobe, Westlaw, LexisNexis, QuickBooks, SoftPro


COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES:


Active member of Three Rivers Baptist Church for 25 years.


INTERESTS:


Enjoying time with my husband and three grown children. Clemson football, reading, traveling, and driving the boat for my competitive water skiing husband.


219 Columbia Avenue | Chapin, SC 29036 |  Office:(803) 454-0657  | Fax: (803) 575-8096  Laura@LHugginsLaw.com

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