Merline & Meacham, P.A. was founded in 1970, in Greenville, South Carolina. The firm’s practice concentrates on tax, estate planning, trusts and estates, corporate and business transactional law.
Best Lawyers® has selected the firm for inclusion in the 2017 “Best Law Firms” rankings published byU.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers®. In Greenville, South Carolina the firm earned a Tier 1 ranking for Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships), Closely Held Companies and Family Businesses Law, Corporate Law, Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law, Litigation - ERISA, Litigation - Trusts and Estates, Litigation and Controversy - Tax, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, Non-Profit/Charities Law, Tax Law and Trusts and Estates Law.
David A. Merline, Jr., Keith G. Meacham and Robert E. August are certified specialists in both Taxation Law and Estate Planning and Probate Law by the Supreme Court of South Carolina and are Fellows in the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel. Douglas B. O'Neal is a certified specialist in Taxation Law.
The firm’s attorneys have authored numerous articles and other works in their areas of expertise. They frequently speak at conferences and seminars for the general public and for other professionals, including attorneys, certified public accountants and investment advisors.