Steve practices primarily in the area of trust, probate and elder law. He has extensive experience and education in helping families and individuals protect, grow and direct their wealth. He is a member of WealthCounsel, the foremost estate planning legal consortium which provides software and in-depth education.
His two offices are in Travelers Rest, South Carolina and Silver Springs/Ocala, Florida. TheTravelers Rest office is located on Main Street and the famous Swamp Rabbit Trail. The Ocala physical offcie is located in a restored victorian home in Ocala's Historic District.
He is the author of South Carolina Gun Law, the premier legal resource for attorneys and the public on South Carolina and selected federal gun law. He sponsors the Annual South Carolina Gun Law Seminar and has taught hundreds of attorneys and judges.
Steve always encourages folks to talk with an attorney for any important legal, insurance or business matter. He always will put aside a few minutes to talk with you at no cost. Call today to talk with Steve.
Licensed since 1997
Hourly ($200-350/hour), Contingent (15-50%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (10 minutes)
Cash, Check, Credit Card
I endorse this lawyer because he is honest, trustworthy, intelligent, diligent, efficient, friendly, and responsible. He can help you with trusts, probate issues, estate planning, elder law issues, and related legal problems.
Joseph Lyles Personal Injury Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
Steve is an experienced lawyer. He is thorough in his analysis of the issues and is genuinely concerned about each client and about each client's case. He is knowledgeable about the rules of court and keeps current on applicable case law. I endorse this lawyer.
James Kelley Litigation Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
|FL||Member in Good Standing||1997||05/07/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Book Award in Legal History||Computer Assisted Legal Research Institute||1996|
|Attorney||Law Office of Stephen Fulton Shaw||1997 - Present|
|Law Clerk||Coffey Kahlishman & Tillman||1995 - 1996|
|Real Estate Appraiser||Bell Griffith Appraisal MAI||1992 - 1994|
|Projects Director||US House of Representatives Hon. Cliff Stearns||1990 - 1991|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|WealthCounsel||Member||2012 - Present|
|Travelers Rest Area Business Association||Member||2011 - Present|
|South Carolina Bar Probate Section||Member||2011 - Present|
|Travelers Rest Lions Club||2nd Vice President||2011 - Present|
|Rotary International||Member||2009 - 2010|
|South Carolina Bar Insurance Section||Member||2008 - 2008|
|United States District Court for the District of South Carolina||Admitted to Practice||2007 - Present|
|South Carolina Bar Natural Resources Section||Member||2007 - Present|
|South Carolina Bar||Member||2006 - Present|
|United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida||Admitted to Practice||2005 - Present|
|United States Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Florida||Admitted to Practice||2004 - Present|
|United States Court of Federal Claims||Admitted to Practice||2004 - Present|
|United States Supreme Court||Admitted to Practice||2004 - Present|
|United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit||Admitted to Practice||2003 - Present|
|Florida Bar Real Property & Probate Section||Member||2002 - 2002|
|United States Bankruptcy Court, Middle District of Florida||Admitted to Practice||2001 - Present|
|United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida||Admitted to Practice||1999 - Present|
|Florida Bar||Member||1997 - Present|
|Doe v. Doe County, Florida||Settlement for Client|
|Shooter v. Victim||Client Chose to Discontinue Claim|
|Female Claimant v. National Retail Chain||Settlement for Client|
|University of Florida||Planning||PhD - Doctorate||2006|
|University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1997|
|Florida State University||Planning||MA - Masters||1994|
|Florida State University||Business||BS - Bachelor of Science||1989|