Living Will

CONSULT WITH OUR ESTATE PLANNING ATTORNEY NOW

The South Carolina Death with Dignity Act allows South Carolinians to sign a type of living will referred to as a “Declaration of a Desire for a Natural Death” which directs the person’s medical providers to withhold life-sustaining treatment under certain circumstances. It is a written statutory form that allows an individual to give directions to his or her physician and family about what should happen near the end of life with respect to the withholding of, or proving of, medical treatment. A living will is intended to avoid the possibility that family disagreements may delay the administration or withholding of extraordinary medical procedures during the end stage of a person’s life.

Estate Planning Practice Areas

Trusts

Trusts

Trusts can be established to plan for incapacity or death, or established to hold assets for children, special needs individuals, or pets.

Read More

Special Needs Trust

Special Needs Trusts

Special needs trusts are trusts that can supplement the needs of a disabled or special needs beneficiary while allowing the beneficiary to maintain his or her governmental benefits.

Read More

Pet Care Trusts

Pet Care Trusts

Pet care trusts are legally enforceable plans to provide protection for your beloved pet, not only upon your death, but also during periods of incapacity when you are no longer able to provide for the care of your pet.

Read More

Durable Power of Attorney

Durable Power of Attorney

A Durable Power of Attorney continues beyond the incapacity of an individual and can take effect immediately when the durable power of attorney is executed.

Read More

Health Care Power of Attorney

Health Care Power of Attorney

Health care decisions include the power to consent, refuse consent or withdraw consent to any type of medical care, treatment, service or procedure.

Read More

Living Wills

Living Will

Living wills help avoid the possibility that family disagreements may delay the administration or withholding of extraordinary medical procedures during the end stage of a person’s life.

Read More

Probate Admin and Litigation

Probate Administration and Litigation

Probate Administration is the legal process overseen by the Probate Court wherein the estate of a decedent is administered.

Read More

Elder Law

Elder law

Elder law addresses the legal needs and complicated issues that often accompany aging and disability.

Read More

Request A Consultation: 843-357-8888

I have read the disclaimer. Privacy Policy

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.