Evan Guthrie

Evan Guthrie

Evan Guthrie Law Firm
  • Animal & Dog Law, Estate Planning, Probate...
  • South Carolina
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Attorney at Evan Guthrie Law Firm

Practice Areas
  • Animal & Dog Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Trademarks
  • DUI & DWI
  • Personal Injury
  • Social Security Disability
  • Business Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Family Law
  • Immigration Law
  • Medical Malpractice
Additional Practice Areas
  • Car Accidents
  • Small Claims
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
South Carolina
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Attorney
Evan Guthrie Law Firm
- Current
Education
University of South Carolina School of Law
J.D. | Law School
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College of Charleston
B.A. | Political Science
Professional Associations
South Carolina Bar
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Charleston County Bar
Member
- Current
Charleston Lawyers Club
Member
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South Carolina Bar Young Lawyers Division
Member
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Website
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17 Questions Answered

Q. I'm becoming crippled . Can I sue the company I have worked for for 29 yrs? My feet are collapsing.
A: Contact a workers comp attorney as soon as possible for more help. Evan Guthrie Law Firm is licensed to practice law throughout the state of South Carolina. The Evan Guthrie Law Firm practices in the areas of estate planning probate wills living trust special needs trusts personal injury accident and divorce and family law and entertainment law. For further information visit his website at http://www.ekglaw.com . Follow on Twitter http://twitter.com/#!/ekglaw Like on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/ekglaw . Avvo http://www.avvo.com/attorneys/29401-sc-evan-guthrie-3562169.html LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/company/2526866 Google + https://plus.google.com/107380867225921981464/about Evan Guthrie Law Firm 164 Market Street Suite 362 Charleston SC 29401 843-926-3813
Q. In sc if subpeoned to an attorneys office for a divorce case, what happens if you dont go or refuse to answer questions?
A: You could be possibly held in contempt of court. Evan Guthrie Law Firm is licensed to practice law throughout the state of South Carolina. The Evan Guthrie Law Firm practices in the areas of estate planning probate wills living trust special needs trusts personal injury accident and divorce and family law and entertainment law. For further information visit his website at http://www.ekglaw.com . Follow on Twitter http://twitter.com/#!/ekglaw Like on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/ekglaw . Avvo http://www.avvo.com/attorneys/29401-sc-evan-guthrie-3562169.html LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/company/2526866 Google + https://plus.google.com/107380867225921981464/about Evan Guthrie Law Firm 164 Market Street Suite 362 Charleston SC 29401 843-926-3813
Q. Is it a south carolina law that a husband must leave 1/3 of his estate to his wife in his will?
A: This refers to the elective share in South Carolina which is a law that states a surviving spouse entitled to a third of the deceased spouse's probate estate. There is no law that you must leave a third to a spouse in a will and many times the elective share is not made. Evan Guthrie Law Firm is licensed to practice law throughout the state of South Carolina. The Evan Guthrie Law Firm practices in the areas of estate planning probate wills living trust special needs trusts personal injury accident and divorce and family law and entertainment law. For further information visit his website at http://www.ekglaw.com . Follow on Twitter http://twitter.com/#!/ekglaw Like on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/ekglaw . Avvo http://www.avvo.com/attorneys/29401-sc-evan-guthrie-3562169.html LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/company/2526866 Google + https://plus.google.com/107380867225921981464/about Evan Guthrie Law Firm 164 Market Street Suite 362 Charleston SC 29401 843-926-3813
Q. Is life insurance policies part of an estate ,when benificerarie is no longer married?
A: A life insurance policy is always part of an estate. If there is a beneficiary then it usually not part of the probate estate. If the beneficiary named on the policy is not married any more then the named beneficiary would most likely still get the policy. Evan Guthrie Law Firm is licensed to practice law throughout the state of South Carolina. The Evan Guthrie Law Firm practices in the areas of estate planning probate wills living trust special needs trusts personal injury accident and divorce and family law and entertainment law. For further information visit his website at http://www.ekglaw.com . Follow on Twitter http://twitter.com/#!/ekglaw Like on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/ekglaw . Avvo http://www.avvo.com/attorneys/29401-sc-evan-guthrie-3562169.html LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/company/2526866 Google + https://plus.google.com/107380867225921981464/about Evan Guthrie Law Firm 164 Market Street Suite 362 Charleston SC 29401 843-926-3813
Q. Can a south carolina deed of distribution be completed by a family member - without a lawyer being involved?
A: The deed of distribution can be completed by a personal representative, but it is strongly recommended that an attorney be involved in the process to help prevent trouble in the future. Evan Guthrie Law Firm is licensed to practice law throughout the state of South Carolina. The Evan Guthrie Law Firm practices in the areas of estate planning probate wills living trust special needs trusts personal injury accident and divorce and family law and entertainment law. For further information visit his website at http://www.ekglaw.com . Follow on Twitter http://twitter.com/#!/ekglaw Like on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/ekglaw . Avvo http://www.avvo.com/attorneys/29401-sc-evan-guthrie-3562169.html LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/company/2526866 Google + https://plus.google.com/107380867225921981464/about Evan Guthrie Law Firm 164 Market Street Suite 362 Charleston SC 29401 843-926-3813
Q. Do you need to live in the same state to be an power of attorney
A: No. You can be a power of attorney agent in or have your power of attorney agent live in another state. It can be a good idea to name an agent that is close by to make things easier and more convient. Evan Guthrie Law Firm is licensed to practice law throughout the state of South Carolina. The Evan Guthrie Law Firm practices in the areas of estate planning probate wills living trust special needs trusts personal injury accident and divorce and family law and entertainment law. For further information visit his website at http://www.ekglaw.com . Follow on Twitter http://twitter.com/#!/ekglaw Like on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/ekglaw . Avvo http://www.avvo.com/attorneys/29401-sc-evan-guthrie-3562169.html LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/company/2526866 Google + https://plus.google.com/107380867225921981464/about Evan Guthrie Law Firm 164 Market Street Suite 362 Charleston SC 29401 843-926-3813
Q. We own timeshareand if something happens to my husband and i our children say they don't want it , mainly because of the
A: The estate has to pay all debts that it owes. If the time share continues to charge fees or the estate owes fees after you die, they will have to paid before assets are distributed.
Q. What type of attorney do I seek for property that was will to mother who is now deceased?
A: A probate attorney will have to probate the estate of the person who left your mother the property in their will and then they will have to probate her estate with the property in it.
Q. When does property legally transfer after a person is deceased?
A: After the Deed of Distribution In the Probate Court if it is a probate asset. http://www.sccourts.org/forms/pdf/400PC.pdf Evan Guthrie Law Firm is licensed to practice law throughout the state of South Carolina. The Evan Guthrie Law Firm practices in the areas of estate planning probate wills living trust special needs trusts personal injury accident and divorce and family law and entertainment law. For further information visit his website at http://www.ekglaw.com . Follow on Twitter http://twitter.com/#!/ekglaw Like on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/ekglaw . Avvo http://www.avvo.com/attorneys/29401-sc-evan-guthrie-3562169.html LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/company/2526866 Google + https://plus.google.com/107399604138666247588/about Evan Guthrie Law Firm 164 Market Street Suite 362 Charleston SC 29401 843-926-3813
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164 Market Street Suite 362
Charleston, SC 29401
USA
Telephone: (843) 926-3813