David Santos joined Burr & Forman’s Charleston office in 2013 as an Associate in the Real Estate practice group. He assists clients in various aspects of real estate transactions, both commercial and residential. David’s practice focuses on acquisitions and sales, financing, contracts and real property title disputes.
A Charleston native, David has represented individual clients and entities in the closing of real estate sales and acquisitions, as well as loan transactions for properties throughout South Carolina, but primarily in Charleston, Berkeley and Dorchester counties. He has also drafted and negotiated contracts, easements and closing documents for numerous transactions, including a $20 million land acquisition.
David is actively involved in a number of civic and professional associations and programs, including the Charleston County and South Carolina Bar Associations, the Hibernian Society of Charleston and the Carolina Youth Development Center, where he previously served as Board Chair of its Board of Directors. He earned his undergraduate degree from the College of Charleston and his Juris Doctor from the Cumberland School of Law at Samford University.