Associate - Bethany Edmondson Griffin is an Associate and works in the firm’s trust & estates group and corporate group. Her practice includes the planning, creation, and modification of estates, trusts, business entities, and employment documents.
Mrs. Griffin received her Juris Doctorate, cum laude, from the University of Georgia School of Law, where she was a member of both the Georgia Law Review and the Moot Court team. As a member of the Georgia School of Law’s 2016 William C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot team, she traveled to Vienna, Austria to compete in the largest international arbitration moot court competition and, along with her team, finished in the top eight of over three hundred teams from around the world. As a law student, Mrs. Griffin clerked for Cook & Tolley, LLP, where she gained experience in both criminal and civil defense litigation.
After graduation, she worked at Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP in the firm’s Charleston, South Carolina office, where she practiced general business litigation, focusing primarily on employment law. In addition to providing client advice, she has experience in the court room and experience drafting various discovery and court documents. Mrs. Griffin is admitted to practice in the State of South Carolina as well as before the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina and is a member of the South Carolina Bar, the South Carolina Bar Young Lawyers Division, and the Charleston County Bar Association.
Mrs. Griffin graduated magna cum laude from the University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business with a degree in marketing. As an undergraduate, she was a student athlete and president of her sorority. After graduation, Mrs. Griffin served as an AmeriCorps VISTA in Austin, Texas, where she worked with the University of Texas to assist underserved high schools and high school students in the college preparation process.
Mrs. Griffin grew up in Georgia. After living and practicing in South Carolina, she recently returned by moving to the Brunswick area with her husband.