HS
HS

Mr. Howard S. Sheftman

Licensed for 42 years

Attorney in Columbia, SC

Practice Area: Personal Injury, Business Litigation, General Litigation in State and Federal Courts 1 more area of practice 1 more

Awards
AV Preeminent
Awards
AV Preeminent

Areas of Law

  • Personal Injury
  • Business Litigation
  • General Litigation in State and Federal Courts
  • Family Law

Credentials

Position
Member
Admission Details
Admitted in 1974, South Carolina
1975, U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina
1982, U.S. Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit
Law School Attended
University of South Carolina
Class of 1974
J.D.
University Attended
University of South Carolina
Class of 1971
B.S.

Client Reviews

This lawyer does not have any reviews.

Write a Review

Peer Reviews

  • 4.5/5.0 20 reviews
  • AV Preeminent
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.6/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.6/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.4/5.0
  • Communication

    4.4/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.7/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 by a Principal on 07/05/13 in Litigation

    I have known Howard professionally for over 20 years. he has an outstanding reputation in the legal community. Read more

    I have known Howard professionally for over 20 years. he has an outstanding reputation in the legal community.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

    Read less

  • 5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 06/27/13 in Accidents

    Howards primary practice area is plaintiff oriented accident and insurance litigation. However my observations of Howard have come through 15 years of observing him as a... Read more

    Howards primary practice area is plaintiff oriented accident and insurance litigation. However my observations of Howard have come through 15 years of observing him as a member of the SC Bar Practice and Procedures Committee. Howard Sheffman has a working knowledge and aptitude for other type of law, like criminal law, family law, and small case resolutions in the magistrate courts. He is thoughtful and balanced in his observations about the plaintiffs bar and the defense bar. He supports Ru

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

    Read less

  • 5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 06/27/13 in Divorce

    Read more

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

    Read less

  • 5.0/5.0 by a Associate on 06/24/13 in Family Law

    Howard is a pleasure to work with. Read more

    Howard is a pleasure to work with.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

    Read less

  • 5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 06/20/13 in Domestic Relations

    Excellent lawyer and a great guy! Read more

    Excellent lawyer and a great guy!

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

    Read less

  • 5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 06/19/13 in Personal Injury

    Read more

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

    Read less

  • 5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 06/19/13 in Business Law

    Read more

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

    Read less

  • 5.0/5.0 by a Managing Partner on 06/19/13 in Family Law

    1st rate attorney. Have litigated many family law cases against him and participated in personal injury and business cases with him. He is an av grade attorney. Read more

    1st rate attorney. Have litigated many family law cases against him and participated in personal injury and business cases with him. He is an av grade attorney.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

    Read less

  • 5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 06/19/13 in Divorce

    Read more

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

    Read less

  • 5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 06/19/13 in Family Law

    A very fine attorney with excellent temperament. Knows his stuff. Assertive but unfailingly respectful and civil. Read more

    A very fine attorney with excellent temperament. Knows his stuff. Assertive but unfailingly respectful and civil.

    • Legal Knowledge

      5.0/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      5.0/5.0
    • Judgment

      5.0/5.0
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      5.0/5.0

    Read less

See All 20 Reviews See All 20 Reviews »


*Individual reviews provided before 2009 are not displayed