Michael H. SartipPartner
Michael Sartip has been in private practice since 1991. He has extensive experience in handling collections, and his practice also includes general corporate, leases and commercial real estate, foreclosures, and construction law.
Mr. Sartip has the highest available peer view rating from Martindale Hubbell. An AV® rating is a significant accomplishment - a testament to the fact that lawyer's peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence. A lawyer must be admitted to the bar for 10 years or more to receive an AV rating. For more information, please view the Martindale Hubbell website at martindale.com or you may find explanation of the ratings at the following link:
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Juris Doctor, Wake Forest University, 1990
Bachelor of Arts, Wake Forest University, 1987
North Carolina State Bar, 1991
The State Bar of Georgia, 2003
U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina
U.S. District Court, Middle District of North Carolina
South Carolina Bar Association
Horry County Bar Association
South Carolina Health Care Financial Management (HFMA)
National Association of Retail Collection Attorneys (NARCA)
Board of Zoning Appeals, Town of Briarcliffe (2005-2006)
Volunteer in Admissions Committee, Wake Forest University
Lecturer: 1. "Impact of Consumer Law on Collection Practices" SCHFMA Annual Conference 2009.
2. "Overview of Collections Law", MGMA Education Seminar, 2009.
"Be a Confident Collection Lawyer", South Carolina Lawyer, November 2012.