W. Henry Sipe III
Email: [email protected]
Direct Dial: 803-329-7605
Admitted: 1983, Virginia State Bar (Associate); 1984, District of Columbia Bar (Inactive); 1989, South Carolina Bar; United States Tax Court
Law School: Georgetown University Law Center, LL.M. Taxation, 1988; University of Richmond, J.D., 1983
College: University of Virginia, B.A. with distinction, 1979
Member: American Bar Association (Member, Sections on: Business Law; Real Property, Trust and Estate Law; and Taxation); South Carolina Bar (Member, Sections on: Corporate, Banking and Securities Law; Probate, Estate Planning and Trust; and Tax Law; Chair, Tax Law Section Council, 2002-2003); SC Taxation Law Specialization Advisory Board (2002 – 2003); Legislative Revision Committees SC Probate Code, SC Business Corporation Act and SC Uniform Limited Liability Company Act.
Biography: Martindale-Hubbell Rating AV Preeminent. Listed, U.S. News-Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” (Sipe Law Firm, Trusts & Estates Law, Charlotte Metropolitan Area). Listed, Best Lawyers in America (Trusts and Estates; Tax Law). Listed, South Carolina Super Lawyers (2009). Former Certified Tax Specialist (South Carolina). Graduate, Woodberry Forest School, 1974. Member, Eli Banana Ribbon Society, University of Virginia. Law Clerk to United States District Court Judge William M. Acker, Jr., Birmingham, Alabama, 1983 -1984. Former Partner, Kennedy Covington Lobdell & Hickman, LLP (now K&L Gates). Former Advisory Attorney, Office of the General Counsel, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Washington, D.C., 1984 -1986, 1987. Former Board Member, Westminster Ministries Foundation, Rock Hill, SC. Author: “State Income Tax Considerations for Multistate Partnerships and Partnerships with Nonresident Partners,” Vol. 8, No 2 J St Tax’n 117 (Part 1), Vol 8, No 3 J St Tax’n 251 (Part 2).
Born: Richmond, Virginia