Stewart is a member of the firm’s Real Estate Practice Group. Stewart has years of real property law experience addressing matters ranging from land use to taxation issues. He has assisted developer clients with single-family subdivisions, multi-family developments, as well as multimillion dollar high rise resorts from acquisition and zoning through licensing and operations. In addition, he has represented numerous homeowners associations in lien enforcement actions as well as acting as general legal counsel for their internal governance, procedures and affairs. Stewart has also served as legal counsel to local governments with an emphasis on planning and zoning, real and personal property taxation, and administrative appeals.
Stewart has extensive knowledge preparing and reviewing compliance documents, title work, loan agreements, and financial instruments, in addition to general corporate drafting. He has also developed procedures and templates to provide a level of automation necessary to serve specific clients’ legal needs and day-to-day functions.
Stewart obtained his Juris Doctorate from the Charleston School of Law where he was chosen as a Merit Scholar all three years and as a CALI Award winner for Academic Excellence in Criminal and Administrative Law. Prior to attending law school, Stewart attended the University of South Carolina where he earned his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science with a minor in History. Outside of work, Stewart enjoys golfing, fishing, cooking, and spending time with his wife (Nicole) and their dog. He is also an avid fan of the South Carolina Gamecocks and Atlanta Braves.
Honors & Recognitions
- Merit Scholar – Charleston School of Law
- CALI Awards for Academic Excellence in Criminal and Administrative Law
Professional & Community
- Member of the South Carolina Bar Association
- Member of the Horry County Bar Association
- J.D., Charleston School of Law (2013)
- B.A., University of South Carolina (2010)
- South Carolina