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Daniel "Frank" Blanchard, III

Long motivated by a desire to see justice served through proper application of the law, Daniel F. “Frank” Blanchard, III is actively involved in civil trial work with emphasis in employment, civil rights, personal injury, consumer law, business litigation, and probate, estate, and trust cases.

Frank attended Greenville’s Furman University, where he was inducted into the Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society and received the Furman Scholar and Kennedy Foundation Scholarships. During his subsequent studies at the University of South Carolina School of Law, he was named to the Order of the Coif, the Order of the Wig and Robe, and the John Belton O'Neall Inn of Court. He also earned the American Jurisprudence Award for highest class average in Evidence. In addition, Frank served as Associate Editor-in-Chief of the American Bar Association's Real Property, Probate & Trust Journal and received the Journal's Outstanding Service Award.

Frank has published numerous articles about trade and workplace legal matters and delivered lectures on employment law, interference with contracts, business relations, workplace violence issues, the South Carolina "Lemon Law," motor vehicle warranties, legal drafting, and residential apartment management.  He maintains the highest professional rating in the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory.

Areas of Practice

Admitted to Practice

  • South Carolina
  • U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • House of Delegates, Ninth Circuit Delegate
  • Charleston County Bar Association 
  • South Carolina Bar 
  • American Bar Association 
  • U.S. Supreme Court Historical Society

Awards & Achievements

  • Selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America©, 2015-2018*
    • Employment Law - Individuals, 2018 "Lawyer of the Year" in Charleston, S.C.
    • Litigation - Trusts and Estates, 2017 "Lawyer of the Year" in Charleston, S.C.
  • AV Preeminent® rating, Martindale-Hubbell


  • Furman University (B.A., Political Science, 1989) 
  • University of South Carolina School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 1992)

Speaking Engagements

  • 11th Annual Hiring & Terminating – The Ins and Outs of Employment Law Seminar, February 2015


Recent News

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