ABIGAIL B. WALSH is from Washington, D.C and handles cases involving eminent domain law, plaintiff litigation, and local, state, and federal criminal cases. She graduated cum laude from the College of Charleston with dual degrees in History and Anthropology. She then attended Washington & Lee School of Law in Lexington, Virginia, where she earned her J.D. and the title of the American Bar Association Southeast Regional Negotiation Competition Champion in 2002 after defeating competitors from over 80 law schools while simultaneously representing and assisting female inmates at the Alderson Federal Prison Camp in Alderson, West Virginia, with preparing petitions for writs of habeas corpus, and reviewing and resolving issues relating to federal and/or state sentencing.
Abigail was admitted to the South Carolina bar in 2003; the United States District Court in South Carolina in 2005; the United States Supreme Court in 2008; and passed the federal bar of Puerto Rico in 2006.
Abigail began her legal career following law school as an Assistant Solicitor with the Charleston County Solicitor’s Office, and later joined the nationally recognized firm of Motley Rice in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina, as an associate attorney. She then joined the boutique law firm of Hulsey Litigation Group in Charleston, South Carolina as an associate attorney. She later started her own firm, Abigail B. Walsh, LLC and then joined forces with Lauren E. Williams to form Williams & Walsh, LLC.
In addition to Ms. Walsh, our South Carolina eminent domain legal team is also comprised of members who previously worked for the South Carolina Department of Transportation and other condemning authorities. With experience handling a wide variety of types and sizes of property, combined with their back-ground as trial attorneys, our South Carolina team is equipped to handle even the most complex eminent domain claims.
Abigail is a member of the following:
Abigail is on the board of the South Carolina Women Lawyers Association and on the board of Liza’s Lifeline.