Hood new managing member of Clawson & Staubes
Clawson & Staubes has named J. Austin Hood managing member of its new Columbia office at 1612 Marion St. The nearly 40-year-old law firm has 38 attorneys in four offices. Its attorneys, who are licensed in South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia, are experienced in a variety of practices, including real estate, taxation, bankruptcy, construction, insurance defense, community associations and municipal law. The firm, which also has offices in Charleston, Greenville and Charlotte, is the 17th largest law firm in the state, according to South Carolina Lawyers Weekly. Hood, a Birmingham native, graduated from Furman University and earned his law degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law.
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