Wilson Law Firm Probate Department - Decades of Experience

We are commited to excellence in client representation and service. Our firm was honored in 2005 by the 5 Rotary Clubs in the Hilton Head Island / Bluffton Area with an ethics award (Four Way Test Business Award) for the one business in the area that best exemplified the traits of Truthfulness, Fairness, Goodwill and Friendship We welcome the opportunity to be of service.

Our Probate Attorney

John L. Wilson, Managing Shareholder, has supervised and conducted probate administration and death filings in the coastal areas of South Carolina since 1981. He holds a BS in Administrative Management, with Honor, from Clemson University (1978) and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of South Carolina, School of Law (1981). In  years 2013 thru 2018, Mr. Wilson received an AV preeminent rating from his peers thru Martindale Hubbell peer review process, which is the highest possible rating of an attorney for both legal ability and ethics.  Mr. Wilson concentrates his practice in residential and commercial real estate, probate, mediation, estate planing and business law. Admitted to the SC Bar in 1981, he is admitted to the US District Court, US Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit, US Tax Court and the US Supreme Court. Mr. Wilson, a certified circuit court mediatior, is a member of the Real Estate, Probate and Corporation Sections of the SC Bar. He is a Past President of the Hilton Head Island Rotary Club as well as the Hilton Head Island Jaycees. He has been recognized as the Rotarian of the Year by the Hilton Head Island Rotary Club and the Rotarian of the Year out of 4800 Rotarians in the 78 Club District of Coastal and Midlands South Carolina. Mr. Wilson is an honored member of Who's Who in American Law, Who's Who Among Executives and Professionals, Who's Who Among Outstanding Americans and Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities.

Our Staff

Jacqueline "Jackie" Wilson, office manager, has 31 years of timeshare resale client service with the firm. She also manages all client incoming and outgoing funds in the firm's escrow account.

Kathleen "Kathy" Moore, Timeshare Paralegal, has over 17 years experience assisting clients with timeshare retitling and closings. Kathy also processes probate and death filings for timeshare owners.

Kelli Lust, Legal Assistant, has 7years experience with the firm. She greets clients and manages, maintains and archive images all client files.