Jeddie Suddeth named 2024 Best Lawyers® “Lawyer of the Year” for Real Estate in Charleston

March 14, 2024

Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd, P.A. announced that James H. “Jeddie” Suddeth III was recently recognized by Best Lawyers as the 2024 “Lawyer of the Year” for Real Estate in Charleston.

Only one lawyer in each practice area within a designated metropolitan area is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.” This designation reflects the high level of respect a lawyer has earned among other leading lawyers in the same communities and practice areas for their abilities, professionalism and integrity.

Jeddie is an experienced commercial real estate attorney and helps developers with residential, commercial and mixed-use projects, including entity formation, site acquisition, entitlements, financing, sales and leasing. He assists lender clients with commercial real estate transactions and landlord and tenant clients with leasing needs.

A licensed title insurance agent, Jeddie writes title insurance for a number of national title insurance companies.

Jeddie has served on the firm’s management committee since 2014. He has been included in The Best Lawyers in America© for Real Estate since 2013.


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