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Edwin C. Haskell, III, Attorney at Law

Edwin C. Haskell is a highly experienced trial lawyer, litigating cases throughout South Carolina in state and federal courts since 1983. Mr. Haskell has received the 2023 AV Preeminent® Rating by Martindale-Hubble Peer Review Rating organization which signifies that his peers in the legal profession rank him at the highest level of professional excellence.” 

Edwin C. Haskell III

Edwin C. Haskell III



Mr. Haskell graduated from The Citadel with honors in 1975 and from the University of South Carolina where he received his J.D. in 1983. He was admitted to practice in 1983 by the South Carolina Supreme Court, the United States District Court and the United States Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit. Mr. Haskell is a Certified Court Mediator and serves as a Mediator in Probate Court.


Mr. Haskell is a member of the South Carolina Bar Association, the Spartanburg County Bar Association, and the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys. Mr. Haskell is the current President of the Spartanburg County Bar Association.


Mr. Haskell’s civic involvement includes being a member and former President of the Spartanburg Kiwanis Club, former President of the Advent Foundation, a former member of the Spartanburg Regional Health Services District Ethics Committee, a former member of the Spartanburg Regional Health Services District Institutional Review Board (15 years), a former founding Board Member of the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Spartanburg, and a former board member of Senior Centers of Spartanburg, Inc.


  • Smith & Haskell Law Firm, PA (2023 – Present)
  • Smith & Haskell Law Firm, LLP (1983 – 2022)
  • County Attorney for Spartanburg County (2005 – 2011)
  • Assistant County Attorney for Spartanburg County (1983 – 2005)

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Our Location

218 E. Henry Street
      Spartanburg, SC 29306

Contact Info

(864) 582-6727 (Office)
(864) 585-8358 (Fax)

Hours of Operation

Mon–Fri: 9:00am–5:00pm
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We are committed to helping people and families, while focusing on providing attentive and compassionate legal counsel, navigating you through every step in the legal process while protecting your interests and advocating for your rights.

We are the Total Advocacy Firm!

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to secure and protect the interest of the client under the law

“Our mission is straight forward: to totally protect the interests of our clients under the law in an efficient and cost-effective manner.”

Attorney Edwin C. Haskell III is a recipient of the distinguished AV Preeminent® Rating by Martindale-Hubble Peer Review Rating, which signifies that the Mr. Haskell has been ranked by his peers and clients at the highest level of professional excellence.”*  Smith & Haskell are the recipients of the Spartanburg Community Choice Awards for the 2018 Best of the Best Law Firm Award in Spartanburg, South Carolina.

Edwin Haskell III Martindale-Hubble Top Rated Lawyers™ | 2023 AV Preeminent Rating® Top Rated Best Lawyer in Spartanburg & Greenville, South Carolina

Smith & Haskell Law Firm provides Elder Law, Probate & Estate Law, Mediation & Alternative Dispute Resolution by Certified Probate Court Mediator legal services to clients in Upstate of South Carolina, Spartanburg, Greenville, Anderson, Chester, Laurens, Pickens, Richland, York, Cherokee, Union County, Oconee & throughout South Carolina.

"The Total Advocacy Firm" Elder Law | Probate & Estate Law | Civil Mediation & Alternative Dispute Resolution | 2023 Martindale-Hubble Top Rated Spartanburg & Upstate SC Lawyer™ | 2023 Platinum Client Champion® for Top-Rated Best Lawyers | 2023 AV Preeminent Rating® for the best lawyers in the nation & South Carolina with the “highest level of professional excellence.”
Spartanburg Community Choice Awards for the Best of the Best Lawyers & Law Firm Award | Firm ranks among best lawyers and serves clients in South Carolina representing clients in Spartanburg, Greenville, Anderson, Gaffney, Cherokee County, Pickens SC, Laurens County, Oconee County, Greenwood County, Chester County, Newberry, Richland County, Lexington, Columbia, and throughout the Upper or Upstate of South Carolina.
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