Eleanor Washburn



Eleanor is an attorney licensed to practice law in South Carolina for over 30 years. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of South Carolina in Columbia in 1983 and her law degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 1987. She is the founder of Charleston Estate Planning Law Firm located in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina. Her practice is focused entirely in the area of Estate Planning, probate administration and trust administration.

Eleanor is also an active member of WealthCounsel, a national community of top estate planning professionals as well as the American Bar Association, the American Bar Association Property & Trust Section; the South Carolina Bar Association, the Charleston County Bar Association, and South Carolina Women's Law Association.

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  • "enjoyable to talk with and work with"

    She is very informed, explained things clearly and just enjoyable to talk with and work with.
  • "She knew exactly what we needed to do."

    She knew exactly what we needed to do.  
  • "I recommend her without hesitation."

    Eleanor is an intelligent, skilled professional. Her knowledge of the law goes far beyond the average estate planning attorney – she understands how to apply that knowledge to a client's particular situation to best achieve the client's desired results. I recommend her without hesitation.
  • "she has my highest recommendation!"

    Eleanor Washburn is an excellent attorney and she has my highest recommendation!
  • "very personable, knowledgeable and professional"

    Eleanor Washburn was recommended to us by a good friend who had a great experience with her. My wife and I had the same experience and are very happy that we followed her advice. Eleanor is very personable, knowledgeable and professional. It was a pleasure working with her especially considering ...
  • "They did a great job"

    We needed our Trust documents updated after moving to South Carolina. They did a great job! Very friendly and understanding!
  • "I highly recommend!"

    Eleanor Washburn came highly recommended by other attorneys in the surrounding areas. Her 25+ years of experience was also a draw. She was a phenomenal help to my siblings and I in a highly unanticipated estate case. We appreciated her up front, straight forward, & timely communication. She t...
  • "really made things easy for us"

    Great team, really made things easy for us!

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