Andrew W. Chandler

Practice Areas

Estate Planning
Estate Administration
Trust Administration
Trust Law
Charitable Giving
Trust Litigation
Estate Litigation


2002, South Carolina | 2004, Georgia


Marietta, Georgia


  • New York University (LL.M.), 2002
  • University of South Carolina (J.D.), 2001
  • Illinois State University (M.A.), 1998
  • Winthrop College (B.S.), 1993


  • Fellow, American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
  • Certified Specialist in Estate Planning and Probate Law by The Supreme Court of South Carolina
  • Chairman, South Carolina Estate Planning and Probate Law Specialization Advisory Board
  • Former chairman, Probate, Estate Planning & Trust Section Council of the South Carolina Bar
  • Co-chairman, Technical Corrections Committee reviewing the South Carolina Trust Code
  • Charleston Tax Council
  • Co-authored, with Robert M. Kunes and Virginia Meeks Shuman, the article Answers to 95 Questions You Should Have About the New South Carolina Trust Code, South Carolina Lawyer (2006)
  • Co-authored, with Jennifer Dick, Shifting SandsThe Implication of Lucas on the Evolution of Takings Law and South Carolina’s Application of the Lucas Rule, 37 REAL PROPERTY, PROBATE AND TRUST JOURNAL at 637 (2003)
  • Senior Articles Editor, ABA Real Property, Probate & Trust Journal, (2000-2001)
  • Order of the Wig and Robe (2001)
  • Pro Bono Volunteer of the Year (2000-2001)
  • Peace Corps Fellow (1996-1998)
  • Phi Kappa Phi