COLUMBIA, SC – August 19, 2008 – Rick Reames, a Member (partner) in Nexsen Pruet’s Columbia office, has been selected as chairman of the South Carolina Bar Association’s Tax Section for 2008-2009.
Reames practices throughout South Carolina in the areas of trusts and estates planning and administration, taxation with an emphasis on state and local taxation, and general transactional law.
A large portion of his trusts and estates practice involves family succession planning with respect to real estate and closely-held businesses. He also advises and represents large and small businesses facing income, property, and sales tax issues.
Reames earned his undergraduate degree from Wofford College and his law degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law. He later earned his L.L.M. degree in taxation from New York University School of Law.
About Nexsen Pruet
Nexsen Pruet, LLC is one of the largest law firms in the Carolinas, with more than 170 attorneys and offices in Columbia, Charleston, Greenville, Hilton Head, and Myrtle Beach, S.C., and Charlotte and Greensboro, N.C. Founded in 1945, Nexsen Pruet provides a broad range of legal services to the business community and represents companies and other entities in local, state, national, and international venues.
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