Category: News

Paralegal Certification

Jackie F. Wood, our paralegal extraordinaire, is one of the first persons eligible to be designated as a South Carolina Certified Paralegal. She deserves the honor and we are so very proud of her! Paralegal Certification The South Carolina Board of Paralegal Certification has certified the following 25 individuals: Brandy R. Ableman, Greenville; Jaylon L. Addison, Greenville; Tiffany P. [..]

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Melissa F. Brown selected to the 2016 South Carolina Super Lawyers List

Melissa F. Brown has been selected to the 2016 South Carolina Super Lawyers list, an honor reserved for those lawyers who exhibit excellence in practice. Only 5% of attorneys in South Carolina receive this distinction. Selection to the Super Lawyers list provides third-party validation of her practice, grows her attorney referral network and influences consumer hiring decisions.

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IRS Benefit for SC Victims of Recent Flooding

If you are one of many victims suffering from the recent flooding in SC and previously requested an extension to file your 2014 tax returns, the IRS issued an extension well beyond October 15, 2015. Yesterday, the IRS announced that South Carolina flood victims, including individuals and businesses that previously received a tax-filing extension to [..]

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Exciting News for Melissa F. Brown, LLC

Melissa Fuller Brown was recently invited to serve as one of fourteen members of the Executive Committee of The National Advocates.  The Committee leads this professional organization composed of the Top 100 attorneys from each state. Other Executive Members include Gloria Allred and George Geragos. Prominent Family Lawyers on the Executive Committee include Robert Stephen [..]

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Jonathan W. Lounsberry Program Co-Chair for 2014 ABA Section of International Law’s International Families: Money, Children and Long Term Planning Conference

Along with Stephen Cullen and Kelly Powers of Miles & Stockbridge P.C. (Baltimore & Washington, D.C.), Jonathan W. Lounsberry of Melissa F. Brown, LLC (Charleston, South Carolina) was program Co-Chair for the “The Promise of the 1980 Hague Convention in Asia” Panel at the 2014 ABA Section of International Law’s International Families: Money, Children and Long Term Planning Conference [..]

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