Page title: The Firm, having information on the Staff and Team
Weissenstein Law Firm, LLC, located at 106 Broad St., Sumter, SC

The Team

A. Paul Weissenstein, Jr., attended Georgia Tech on an Army ROTC Scholarship and graduated from the University of South Carolina with a BA degree, cum laude in December, 1974. He then attended the USC School of Law and received his JD in December, 1977. He has been admitted to practice law in South Carolina State Courts since May 16, 1978. He is also admitted to practice in US District Court for the District of South Carolina, the US Bankruptcy Court, the US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and US Tax Court. He is a member of the Sumter County Bar, the South Carolina Bar, and the South Carolina Bankruptcy Law Association, and is a former member of the American Bankruptcy Institute and of the American Bar Association. He authored articles for South Carolina Jurisprudence (a state legal encyclopedia), on "Improvements" and "Lis Pendens," and has authored materials and lectured at a recent bankruptcy seminar for other attorneys.

Mr. Weissenstein was born and raised in Walterboro, SC and has been married to Gayle since 1976. He and his wife have a daughter and a son and three grandchildren.

Dee moved to Sumter from Spokane, Washington in 2018 and has worked in the legal profession since 2013. She handles the residential and commercial real estate closing for the clients of the Weissenstein Law Firm, LLC. She schedules closings for clients, real estate agents, mortgage lenders, and brokers. She assists in the preparation of closing documents, title work, and recording of legal documents with the Register of Deeds. She also helps with deed research and issues.

Myra has lived in Sumter for 20 years and has been with Weissenstein Law Firm since 2006. She handles the accounting and most of the firm's administrative matters, but also works with clients on various issues. In addition, she assists with some of the foreclosure matters that the firm handles.

Vic is a Sumter native and been with Weissenstein Law Firm since 2005, examining title to property for our real estate practice. He also assists with the filing of documents in various courts and other offices in Sumter.

Judy moved to Sumter in 1986 with her Air Force husband. She has been with the Weissenstein Law Firm, LLC since 2012. She has over 30 years of experience with personal injury issues and assists with litigation, estate planning, and administration and Social Security. She also provides administrative assistance with various other matters.

Leslie is our newest of the Weissenstein Law Firm, LLC team, joining the firm in February 2021, replacing Jared who, has after about 7 years with the firm, has relocated to the upstate area. Leslie is a Sumter native, and is the first point of contact with our clients. She provides assistance with Social Security, litigation, bankruptcy and also assists with other administrative duties.

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