March 14, 2018
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A Helping Hand: Jim Bannister Takes on a Pro-Bono Case

A Helping Hand: Jim Bannister Takes on a Pro-Bono Case Bannister, Wyatt & Stalvey, LLC, Managing Partner, James (Jim) Bannister is continuing his work on a pro bono case, representing Kenny Butler. Kenny Butler was originally sentenced to life for murder. However, Kenny is believed to be innocent as he […]
October 6, 2017
expungement in south carolina

The South Carolina Expungement Process

Often, mistakes are a part of life. Everyone makes them; however, it can be disruptive when mistakes from the past come back to haunt you—particularly on your permanent record. Minor offenses can often have major ramifications, notably those that show up on a background check or must be disclosed to […]
April 17, 2017
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Tax Time: How to Avoid Simple Mistakes that Could Cost You Big Time

April 18th is looming over most of us and, while it may seem like the only people excited about this time of year are accountants, tax season is a necessary evil. With all the numbers and figures involved, doing your taxes can end up being more complicated than you think. […]
March 28, 2017
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Being Smart with Your Smart Phone: A Lawyer’s (and Dad’s) Perspective on Playing and Staying Safe Online

Smart phones and social media are a fact of life. By the time a child reaches middle school, chances are that they have their own phone, their own email address, and their own accounts on Snapchat, Instagram, and music.ly. Furthermore, it is likely that the time they spend looking at […]
January 6, 2017
Managing Partner Alex Stalvey Appears in Court on Kala Brown Civil Case

Managing Partner Alex Stalvey Appears in Court on Kala Brown Civil

Bannister, Wyatt & Stalvey attorney Alex Stalvey appeared in court yesterday representing Kala Brown, a woman found chained inside a shipping container on the property of suspected serial killer Todd Kohlhepp in Woodruff, SC. Brown has filed a lawsuit against Kohlhepp, accused of murdering her boyfriend and kidnapping her. In […]
December 5, 2016
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Jim Bannister was recently featured by WYFF4

Jim Bannister was recently featured by WYFF4 in a segment explaining the latest news in the trial of Dylann Roof, who seeks to represent himself in trial following his June 2015 attack at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, SC. Federal prosecutors are seeking the death penalty against Roof on dozens […]