James Island is located ten minutes from downtown Charleston, South Carolina. James Island was part of Charleston County until four years ago. James Island was recognized by the South Carolina legislature as Town of James Island after fighting Charleston for its freedom since January 1993. The Town of James Island filed to separate itself from Charleston County but lost the case, re-filed again in 2002 and lost again. In June 2006 The Town of James Island filed suit again, after the state of South Carolina changed the state laws affecting incorporation, and won. Ever since the town won its freedom from Charleston County, Mary Clark has served as the Town of James Island Mayor, and was reelected in August 2008.Stephen Colbert, television comedian and star of the television show The Colbert Report, went attended Stiles Point Elementary School on James Island. Two professional athletes also are decedents from James Island: Atlanta Falcon’s Roddy White and Gorman Thomas of the Milwaukee Brewers. The beautiful and constantly photographed Avenue of Oaks is located in James Island, which is a road home to 73 live oak trees thought to be over 100 years old. James Island Injury Lawyers at Howell and Christmas, are minutes away and practice in helping the people of James Island if you have been injured on the job, in a serious car accident, or have suffered any other serious personal injury. We are dedicated to helping you and your family receive the compensation you deserve. If you are unable to come to one of our offices, conveniently located in Mount Pleasant and North Charleston, we will come to your hospital room or arrange a phone conference. Our James injury attorneys are experienced and prepared to go to court to fight for you.Directions to our Mount Pleasant office from James Island are as follows:
- Start out on Folly Road/ SC 171 towards the James Island Connector
- Merge onto the James Island connector toward SC-61/Downtown
- Take Lockwood Dr North/ SC-30 ramp, Merge onto Lockwood Dr, Lockwood Dr becomes Lockwood Blvd
- take the US-17 N ramp, turn slight left onto Cannon Street/US-17 N
- follow US-17 N over the Cooper River Bridge, take exit 220B toward Mt. Pleasant/Georgetown
- turn left onto Mathis Ferry Road, our office is number 250 on the left hand side, we are located in suite 102.
Directions to our North Charleston office from James Island: Start out on Folly Road/ SC 171 towards the James Island Connector, Merge onto the James Island connector toward SC-61/Downtown, Take Lockwood Dr North/ SC-30 ramp, Merge onto Lockwood Dr, Lockwood Dr becomes Lockwood Blvd, take the US-17 N ramp, turn slight left onto Cannon Street/US-17 N, stay straight to go onto I-26 West, stay on I-26 W, take exit 19 N Rhett Avenue, turn left at North Rhett Avenue, take second left onto Remount Road and the office will be on the left.