Who We Are
On January 1, 2001, two of South Carolina's oldest and largest law firms, Sinkler & Boyd, P.A. and Haynsworth, Marion, McKay & Guérard, LLP, joined forces to become Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A. The new firm is one of South Carolina's oldest and largest law firms, with offices in each of South Carolina's major metropolitan areas, including Greenville, Charleston, Columbia, and Florence. As a full-service firm of over 130 attorneys, Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd provides comprehensive legal services to businesses, governments and individuals, not only in South Carolina, but also throughout the Southeast and the world.
With over a 114-year history, Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd (including its predecessor firms) has established a reputation for providing sound legal counsel on critical business issues to South Carolina's most successful companies, as well as to State and local leaders. Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd has structured innovative public finance instruments to benefit both communities and private business. Today, Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd maintains the oldest and largest bond and public finance practice in the Carolinas. The Firm's attorneys are recognized leaders in structuring fee-in-lieu agreements, issuing special source revenue and industrial development bonds, and creating multi-county industrial parks.
Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd has played an integral role in shaping the character and quality of business in South Carolina. The Firm has been instrumental in authoring landmark legislation and in undertaking initiatives that have helped create South Carolina's highly regarded business climate. Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A. continues to be instrumental in maintaining South Carolina's strong bond-rating and financial standing. In addition to its role in setting policy, Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd is also noted for its participation in industrial recruitment of domestic and international investment. The Firm has helped secure some of South Carolina's largest economic development projects, including Nucor, Hoffmann LaRoche, BMW, and Eastman Chemical, as well as numerous automatic suppliers in the Upstate representing foreign and domestic investment.
Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd offers clients an established history of experience and success in a diverse array of practice areas, such as products liability litigation, class actions, health care, medical malpractice defense, governmental relations, corporate securities, taxation, estate and succession planning, mergers and acquisitions, banking, transactional finance, commercial litigation, utilities regulation, bankruptcy law, real estate, government finance, economic development, and worker's compensation.
Frank T. Davis III
75 Beattie Street, 11th Floor
P. O. Box 2048
Greenville SC 29602
(864) 240-3294 Ph
(864) 240-3300 Fax