L. Franklin Elmore

L. Franklin Elmore: Attorney with Elmore Goldsmith, PA

Biography

Included, The Best Lawyers in America, 2005-2009 editions. South Carolina Super Lawyers, 2008-2009. Recipient, Francis Marion University, Distinguished Alumni Award, 1996. Lecturer: Construction Law, South Carolina Bar Continuing Legal Education, 1984—; South Carolina Bar Judicial Continuing Legal Education, 1986, 1999. Permanent Presenter, South Carolina Construction Law Update, South Carolina Bar Association, Construction Law Section. National Bond Claims Association. Member, Surety Claims Institute. Member, Clemson University School of Building Sciences Advisory Board, 1993-2007; South Carolina Transportation and Policy Research Council Board of Directors, 1995-2003, President 2002-2003; American Institute of Constructors, National and Carolinas AGC. South Carolina Supreme Court Certified Arbitrator and Mediator. Arbitrator, American Arbitration Association (Construction Industry Panel).

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Construction Law
  • Fidelity and Surety
  • Construction Claims
  • Arbitration
  • Mediation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(864) 255-9500  Phone
(864) 255-9505  Fax
elmoregoldsmith.com/attorneys/l-franklin-elmore
University Attended:
Francis Marion College, B.A., 1973
Law School Attended:
University of South Carolina, J.D., 1976
Year of First admission:
1976
Admission:
1976,South Carolina;1977,United States District Court for the District of South Carolina;1985,U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit;1990,U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit;1991,Tennessee
Memberships:
Greenville County and American Bar Associations; Forum Committee on Construction Industry, Division 10 Steering Committee (Chairman, 2003-2005; Governing Committee, 2007-2010); South Carolina Bar (Chairman, Professional Standards Subcommittee, 1979-1981; Chairman, Professional Responsibility Committee, 1982—; Continuing Legal Education Committee, 1994-1996, Construction Law Section, 1995—, Chairman, 1997—; Member, Board of Governors, 1984-1987); Tennessee Bar Association; Defense Research Institute; American College of Construction Lawyers.
Birth Information:
Florence, South Carolina, July 20, 1951
ISLN:
907606732

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 (22)
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  • L. Franklin Elmore

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 09/18/13 in Construction Litigation on 09/18/13

    Great mediator. Best construction lawyer in state

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    Great mediator. Best construction lawyer in state

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  • L. Franklin Elmore

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 09/10/13 in Construction Law on 09/10/13

    He is one of the most highly regarded attorneys in SC for Construction Law.

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    He is one of the most highly regarded attorneys in SC for Construction Law.

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  • L. Franklin Elmore

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 09/26/13 in Construction Law on 09/26/13

    Frank is one of the very best.

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    Frank is one of the very best.

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  • L. Franklin Elmore

    5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 09/26/13 in Construction Law on 09/26/13

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  • L. Franklin Elmore

    5.0/5.0 by a Member on 09/18/13 in Construction Litigation on 09/18/13

    Mr Elmore should receive an AV, he is a highly competent attorney.

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    Mr Elmore should receive an AV, he is a highly competent attorney.

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  • L. Franklin Elmore

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 09/18/13 in Construction Law on 09/18/13

    • Legal Knowledge

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  • L. Franklin Elmore

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 09/18/13 in Construction Litigation on 09/18/13

    • Legal Knowledge

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  • L. Franklin Elmore

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 09/18/13 in Construction Contracts on 09/18/13

    • Legal Knowledge

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  • L. Franklin Elmore

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 09/12/13 in Construction Claims on 09/12/13

    One of the top construction lawyers and mediators in the state of SC

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    One of the top construction lawyers and mediators in the state of SC

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  • L. Franklin Elmore

    5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 09/11/13 in Construction Law on 09/11/13

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