Our Offices

  • Rock Hill Office


    113 East Main Street
    Suite 330
    Rock Hill, South Carolina 29730

  • Charlotte Office


    6135 Park South Drive
    Suite 510
    Charlotte, North Carolina 28210

North & South Carolina Trust and Estate Attorneys

With offices in Charlotte and Rock Hill, James C. Hardin III, PLLC is a boutique law firm providing exceptional legal representation for high net worth individuals in the areas of estate planning, probate and trust administration, business succession and charitable planning for clients throughout North and South Carolina.  Other primary areas of focus include asset protection planning and serving as an expert in trust and estate cases both at depositions and at trial.

Firm principal James C. (Jim) Hardin III is a Board Certified Specialist in Estate Planning and Probate Law in North Carolina and South Carolina.  He has consistently been named one of the Best Lawyers in America in the area of trusts and estates, as well as Business North Carolina Legal Elite, a North Carolina Super Lawyer and a South Carolina Super Lawyer.  In 1986, in recognition of his significant contributions to the area of trust and estate law, Mr. Hardin was elected a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC), a nonprofit organization comprised of the nation's premier trust and estate counselors.  Mr. Hardin is also the recipient of Martindale-Hubbell's prestigious "AV Preeminent" Rating, indicating that peers rank him at preeminent levels of professionalism and ethical standards.

Formerly the Chair of the Wealth Transfer Department of Charlotte's largest law firm, Mr. Hardin established his own firm in 2005 to provide highly personalized client service in a practice devoted solely to his areas of expertise.  We welcome your inquiry regarding your trust and estate matter.  Please contact us to schedule a consultation.