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Morris Arthur Ellison

Morris Arthur Ellison

Practice areas:

Real Estate, Litigation, Business, Bankruptcy & Debt, Banking

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1982

  1. Banking: 20%
  2. Bankruptcy & Debt: 20%
  3. Business: 20%
  4. Litigation: 20%
  5. Real Estate: 20%

Attorney Endorsements

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Contact Info

Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice

5 Exchange Street
Charleston, SC, 29401

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
SCGood Standing198203/07/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Recognition, Real Estate LawSouth Carolina Super Lawyers2008
Recognition, Real Estate LawChambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business2007
Recognition, Commercial Litigation and Real Estate LawBest Lawyers in AmericaN/A

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar Association, Hotels, Resorts and Tourism CommitteeChair2003 - 2007
South Carolina Bar, Real Estate Practice SectionChair1994 - 1995
South Carolina Bar, Ad Hoc Committee on Attorney DefalcationsMember1994 - 1995
Charleston Lawyers ClubPresident1991 - 1992
American College of Real Estate LawyersFellowN/A
American College of Mortgage AttorneysFellowN/A
American Bar Association, Hospitality Industry Liaison CommitteeMemberN/A
American Property Tax Counsel, South Carolina ChapterMemberN/A
South Carolina Law Institute, Advisory Committees for Articles 2A and 8 of the Uniform Commercial CodeMemberN/A

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
South Carolina BarSale of Goods/Uniform Commercial Code, South Carolina Damages2004
Section of Real Property, Probate and Trust Law of the American Bar AssociationForeclosure Law & Related Remedies, A State-by-State Digest1995

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Duke University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1982
Yale UniversityHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1979

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
STAR (Stewart Title Attorney Referral) Network ConferenceDockominium Development2007
Hospitality Law ConferenceDockominium Development and Structuring2007
American College of Real Estate LawyersShell Games Tenants Play: Guaranties, Letters of Credit and Special Purpose Entities2007
Greater Summerville Dorchester County, South Carolina Chamber of CommerceSuccessfully Pursuing Tax Reassessment Appeals2005
South Carolina Bankers AssociationIncome Producing Real Estate -- What to do in a Default2003
South Carolina Bankers AssociationLender Liability: What Is It and How to Avoid It2002
South Carolina BarRevised Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code2001