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James T. H. Buxton

James T. H. Buxton

Practice areas:

Contracts & Agreements, Business, Corporate & Incorporation, Venture Capital, Securities Offerings

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2002

  1. Business: 30%
    13 years, 250 cases
  2. Contracts & Agreements: 30%
    13 years, 250 cases
  3. Corporate & Incorporation: 20%
    13 years, 200 cases
  4. Venture Capital: 15%
    13 years, 25 cases
  5. Securities Offerings: 5%
    13 years, 25 cases

Attorney Endorsements

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Contact Info

Buxton Legal Group, LLC

1470 Ben Sawyer Boulevard
Suite B-8
Mt. Pleasant, SC, 29464



SCGood Standing200703/07/2013
VAAuthorized to practice law200603/11/2014
GAActive Member in Good Standing 200208/22/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Star of the QuarterSouth Carolina Bar Young Lawyers Division2008
James L. Petigru Complete Lawyer AwardUniversity of South Carolina School of Law2002
CALI--International Business TransactionsUniversity of South Carolina School of Law2002

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerBuxton & Collie, LLC2010 - Present
Adjunct Professor-Mergers & AcquisitionsCharleston School of Law2008 - 2008
Special CounselYoung Clement Rivers LLP2007 - 2010
AssociateHunton & Williams LLP2005 - 2007
AssociateAlston & Bird LLP2002 - 2005


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Porter-Gaud SchoolBoard of Trustees2013 - Present
Roper St. Francis Foundation Board of FellowsCo-Chairman2011 - 2012
Smile for a Lifetime Foundation-South Carolina Lowcountry ChapterBoard Member2011 - Present
Star Gospel MissionBoard Member, Chairman2010 - Present
Rotary Club of CharlestonMember2009 - 2011
Charleston Digital Corridor FoundationBoard Member2009 - 2012
South Carolina Bar Association Young Lawyers DivisionMembership & Publicity Committee Chair2008 - 2009
Porter-Gaud Alumni AssociationBoard Member, Past President2007 - 2013
Roper St. Francis FoundationChair, Board of Visitors2007 - 2011
South Carolina Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Virginia State BarMember2006 - Present
Georgia State Bar AssociationMember2002 - Present
Princeton Alumni Schools CommitteeMember, (Chair, VA, 2006)1995 - Present


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of South CarolinaLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
Princeton UniversityHistoryB.A.1995

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Social Media Ethics PanelSocial Media Policies in Business2010
Fridays@The CorridorLegal Start-up Issues and New Delivery Models2010
Annual Convention of APT of US and CanadaData Security: Vulnerabilities, Threats and Countermeasures2010
"Business Killers" @ Family Business ForumBuy-Sell Agreements2010