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Attorneys
Jim Atkins
Of Counsel

Office: 843-577-2026

Cell: 843-224-2407

Jim has practiced law in Charleston, South Carolina with Clawson & Staubes, LLC since March 1986. He has tried numerous cases to jury verdict in both the state and federal courts of South Carolina.

A former classification and compensation analyst for the South Carolina State Personnel Division, Jim received his law degree from Campbell University. He claims his most significant accomplishment there was meeting fellow law school classmate and future wife, Beth Marshall.

Jim grew up in Charlotte, North Carolina, then moved with his family to South Carolina after high school graduation. In South Carolina, he has lived in Myrtle Beach, Columbia, and Charleston.

Jim and Beth are the proud parents of two children, Cole and Sarah.



Areas of Practice

  • Litigation
  • Insurance
  • Personal Injury
  • Construction Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • North Carolina, 1997
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of North Carolina, 1997
  • U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina, 1986
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit, 1986
  • South Carolina, 1984

Education

  • Campbell University School of Law
  • Juris Doctorate, 1984
  • University of South Carolina
  • Masters Public Administration, 1978
  • University of South Carolina
  • B.A., Government and International Studies, 1975

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Berkeley County Bar Association
  • Charleston County Bar Association
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • South Carolina Bar Association
Meet Our Attorneys
Clawson & Staubes Attorneys
Our Offices
  • Charleston

  • 126 Seven Farms Drive, Suite 200
  • Charleston, SC 29492
  • (843) 577-2026
  • Charlotte

  • 756 Tyvola Road, Suite 130
  • Charlotte, NC 28217
  • (704) 940-9128
  • Columbia

  • 1612 Marion Street, Suite 200
  • Columbia, SC 29201
  • (800) 774-8242
  • Greenville

  • 1000 E North Street, Suite 200
  • Greenville, SC 29601
  • (864) 331-8940