W. Henry Sipe, III

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  • Principal at Sipe Law Firm, LLC (1 Attorney)
  • 113 East Main Street, Suite 325, Rock Hill, SC 29730
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Listed, U.S. News-Best Lawyers "Best Law Firms" (Sipe Law Firm, Trusts & Estates Law, Tax Law, First Tier, Charlotte Metropolitan Area). Listed, Best Lawyers in America (Trusts and Estates; Tax Law). Listed, South Carolina Super Lawyers (2009). Graduate, Woodberry Forest School, 1974. Member, Eli Banana Ribbon Society, University of Virginia. Law Clerk to United States District Court Judge William M. Acker, Jr., Birmingham, Alabama, 1983 -1984. Former Partner, Kennedy Covington Lobdell & Hickman, LLP (now K&L Gates). Former Advisory Attorney, Office of the General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Washington, D.C., 1984 -1986, 1987. Former Board Member, Westminster Ministries Foundation, Rock Hill, SC. Author: "State Income Tax Considerations for Multi-state Partnerships and Partnerships with Nonresident Partners," Vol. 8, No. 2, J St. Tax'n. 117 (Part 1), Vol. 8, No. 3 J, St. Tax'n. 251 (Part 2).

(Certified Specialist, Taxation Law, The Supreme Court of South Carolina)

Areas of Practice (21)

  • Estate Planning
  • Wills
  • Probate
  • Taxation
  • Business Law
  • Nonprofit and Charitable Organizations
  • Corporate Law
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Contracts
  • Sports Law
  • Buying and Selling of Businesses
  • Limited Liability Company Law
  • Family Limited Partnerships
  • Tax Controversies
  • Estate Administration
  • Living Trusts
  • Trust Administration
  • Tax Exempt Organizations
  • Family Wealth Transfer
  • Estate and Gift Taxation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
877-202-5339  Phone
803-329-7605  Fax
University Attended:
University of Virginia, B.A., With Distinction, 1979
Law School Attended:
University of Richmond, J.D., 1983; Georgetown University, LL.M., Taxation, 1988
Year of First Admission:
U.S. Tax Court; 1984, District of Columbia; 1983, Virginia; 1989, South Carolina
American Bar Association (Member, Sections on: Business Law; Real Property, Trust and Estate Law; Taxation; Member, Sports Committee, Forum on Entertainment and Sports Industries); South Carolina Bar (Member, Sections on: Corporate, Banking and Securities Law; Probate, Estate Planning and Trust; Tax Law; Chair, Tax Law Section Council, 2002-2003; South Carolina Taxation Law Specialization Advisory Board, 2002-2003; Legislative Revision Committees: SC Probate Code, SC Business Corporation Act, SC Uniform Limited Liability Company Act; Sports Lawyers Association).
Birth Information:
Richmond, Virginia, 1957
( Certified Specialist, Taxation Law, The Supreme Court of South Carolina )

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