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John F. McLeod IV

John concentrates his practice in the areas of estate planning, trusts, estate administration, probate litigation, taxation, and business entity formation. Originally from Chesterfield, South Carolina, John is a graduate of Clemson University and the University of South Carolina School of Law. Additionally, John earned his Master of Laws degree in Taxation from the University of Florida Levin College of Law. After graduating from law school, John worked for the South Carolina Judicial Department as a law clerk to Circuit Court Judge Edward Cottingham and as a staff attorney at the South Carolina Court of Appeals.

  • South Carolina Bar
  • North Carolina State Bar
  • U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • Clemson University, B.S., cum laude, 2009
  • University of South Carolina School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2012
  • University of Florida Levin College of Law, LL.M. (Taxation), 2017
Judicial Clerkships
  • The Honorable Edward B. Cottingham, South Carolina Circuit Court (2013-2014)