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Preserve and Protect Your Assets

Do you need help with Probate? Or do you need a will? Help with a trust? Worried and confused about what type of planning you should be doing to protect your family? Call today for an initial consultation.

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Business Creation

At the Law Office of Gem McDowell, Gem and his associates help people with the legal aspects of creating and running a business.

Business Planning

Gem McDowell is a corporate attorney since 1992 helping businesses and business owners prepare for the unexpected.

Business Acquisition or Sale

Gem McDowell and his associate at the Law Office of Gem McDowell, Lauren Turowetz, represent both buyers and sellers in business acquisition deals.

Estate Planning, Wills and Probate

The attorneys at the Law Office of Gem McDowell in Mt. Pleasant, SC work with individuals and families to create estate planning documents.

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Why Hire Us?

The Law Office of Gem McDowell in Mount Pleasant, SC focuses on business law and works with people and businesses in the Mt. Pleasant and greater Charleston area. Gem McDowell and his associate Lauren Turowetz, also help individuals with estate planning. They offer a free consultation, so call (843) 284-1021 today to schedule yours. To thank them for their service, Gem offers current and former military and first-responders a 10% discount on all legal services.

Gem knows estate and business law in South Carolina and his methods are rock solid
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Meet Our Team

Attorney Gem McDowell

Partner Lawyer
Gem McDowell received his J.D. from the University of South Carolina at Columbia and a Master’s of Laws in Taxation from Emory University.

Attorney Lauren Turowetz

Associate Attorney
Lauren Turowetz is from Cape Cod, MA and came to South Carolina to attend Clemson University, where she received her B.S. in Marketing and Advertising and graduated summa cum laude in 2010.

Melinda

Office Manager
We offer payment plans

 Our Pricing Plans

Premier

Estate Planning
$999.95
per case
Package Features
  • Individual basic estate planning
  • Last Will & Testament
  • Testamentary Trust if applicable
  • Living Will
  • Health Care Power of Attorney
  • Durable Power of Attorney
  • Insurance Trust if applicable
  • Completed in 15 business days

Business

Creation/LLC
$750
per case
Package Features
  • Single Member Documents
  • Up to 30 Minutes of Support with our Expert Business Law Attorney
  • Includes South Carolina Filing Fees

Business

Sale or Acquisition
$499
per case
Package Features
  • Review of business acquisition or sale documents
  • Bullet point list of recommendations by our business expert attorney
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Welcome to the Law Office of Gem McDowell, P.A.

Gem McDowell Law provides premier estate planning and business law services on matters related to estate planning, probate court, trust litigation, wills, trusts, asset protection, guardianship administration, business planning, business disputes and LLC creation. We serve Charleston SC, Daniel Island SC, Mount Pleasant SC, Isle of Palms SC, Sullivan’s Island, Kiawah Island and all other cities in Berkeley County Charleston County, Dorchester County and Horry County South Carolina

The Law Office of Gem McDowell in Mount Pleasant, SC focuses on business law and works with people and businesses in the Mt. Pleasant and greater Charleston area. Gem McDowell and his associate Lauren Turowetz, also help individuals with estate planning. They offer a free consultation, so call (843) 284-1021 today to schedule yours.

To thank them for their service, Gem McDowell Law offers current and former military and first-responders a 10% discount on all legal services.

Corporate Attorneys in Mt. Pleasant

Businesses at every stage of life can benefit from the insight of a skilled corporate attorney. Gem has over 22 years of experience helping business owners buy, sell, and grow their businesses and handle commercial real estate deals.

Gem and Lauren have experience in a variety of areas of corporate law, including:

Business Creation. Get help filling out and filing the right documents to make your business legal and find out the benefits and drawbacks of being a partnership, an LLC, a corporation, and more.

Business Acquisition. Get advice from every stage, from determining whether a business is appropriate for acquisition through creating the acquisition agreement and beyond.

Business Planning. Protect your business and keep it going no matter what happens to the partners or owners. Implement buy-sell agreements, capital call agreements, and more to avoid an ugly “business divorce” down the road.

Commercial Real Estate. From reviewing titles to creating contracts to closing, in the state of South Carolina you need an attorney to help you complete commercial real estate transactions.

Taxation Law. With many years of experience in tax law, Gem brings valuable knowledge to the businesses he works with. He can help them reduce their tax liabilities.

Estate Planning in Mt. Pleasant

The Law Office of Gem McDowell is also proud to serve individuals and families who are interested in estate planning. They review existing documents and help people by drafting wills, living wills, powers of attorney, trusts, and more.

Speaking

Gem McDowell speaks to groups large and small on a variety of legal topics around corporate law, tax law, commercial real estate, and estate planning. Check out the Speaking page to find out more.

Call For a Free Consultation

To schedule an appointment, call the Mt. Pleasant office at (843) 284-1021 today.

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