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Haskell, Edwin C III
218 East Henry Street Spartanburg, SC
Phone: (864) 582-6727
Fax: (864) 585-8358
Website: http://smithandhaskell.lawoffice.com

SUMMARY

Current Employment Position(s)

PartnerSpartanburg County Assistant County Attorney, since 1983

Lawyer Overview

EDWIN C. HASKELL, III

Mr. Haskell graduated from The Citadel with honors in 1975 and from the University of South Carolina where he received his J.D. in 1983. He was admitted to practice in 1983 by the South Carolina Supreme Court, the United States District Court and the United States Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit. He is a member of the South Carolina Bar Association, the Spartanburg County Bar Association, the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys and the South Carolina Trial Lawyers Association. Mr. Haskell has also served as the Assistant County Attorney for Spartanburg County since 1983. Mr. Haskell concentrates his practice in the areas of elder law, including medicaid planning, medicaid eligibility, alzheimers disease issues, nursing home issues, dementia and mental incapacity issues and various other issues related to advising the elderly client; probate law; civil litigation (including personal injury, business litigation, products liability and construction disputes), health care and government law (involving state and local laws, regulations and issues), and medical insurance claims and disputes (including ERISA claims). His civic involvement includes being a member and former President of the Spartanburg Kiwanis Club, former President of the Advent Foundation, a member of the Spartanburg Regional Health Services District Ethics Committee, a former member of the Spartanburg Regional Health Services District Institutional Review Board (15 years) and a former Board Member of the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Spartanburg.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Business Litigation
  • Products Liability
  • Construction Disputes
  • Elder Law
  • Health Care
  • Government Law
  • State and Local Law Regulations
  • Medical Insurance Claims and Disputes
  • ERISA Claims

Representative Clients

  • Spartanburg County Government
  • Spartanburg Regional Health Services District, Inc.
  • South Carolina Insurance Reserve Fund

West Practice Categories

Business & Commercial Law, Construction Law, Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) -- Employee, Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) -- Employer, Elder Law, Family Law, Health & Health Care Law, Insurance Law, Litigation & Appeals, Personal Injury -- Defense, Personal Injury -- Plaintiff, Products Liability Law, Real Estate Law, State, Local & Municipal Law, Toxic Torts, Workers' Compensation Law

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • South Carolina, 1983
  • U.S. District Court District of South Carolina, 1983
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit, 1983

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Spartanburg County Bar Association (Member)
  • South Carolina Trial Lawyers Association (Member)
  • South Carolina Bar Association (Member)
  • American Cancer Society, Spartanburg, South Carolina Unit (Former Board Member)
  • Boy's Club of Greater Spartanburg (Former Founding Board Member)
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (Member)
  • Spartanburg Kiwanis Club (Member and Former President)
  • Advent Foundation (Former President)
  • Spartanburg Regional Health Services District, Inc. (Member, Ethics Committee)
  • Spartanburg Regional Health Services District, Inc. (Former Member, Institutional Review Board)

Education

  • University of South Carolina School of Law, Columbia, South Carolina, 1983
    J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence
  • The Citadel Military College of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, 1975
    B.A., Bachelor of Arts
    Honors: With Honors

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Phi Alpha Delta