Brian Collie

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    Contact Information

    Phone: (843) 606-2397
    940 Johnnie Dodds Blvd, Suite 205
    Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464



    Attorney for Business and Real Estate Transactions


    Brian leads the firm’s residential and commercial real estate practice.  In addition, Brian works with clients on a multitude of corporate governance matters, entity selection considerations, and business structuring. He regularly advises clients on:


    Brian is a Summerville native who, prior to law school, provided consulting services for start-up companies while working at the Spiro Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership at Clemson University. He’s served as compliance analyst and equities trader at Automated Trading Desk, a division of Citigroup, and was an associate at the law firm of Manaker, Cipolla and Associates before joining Buxton & Collie, LLC.

    He is a co-author of the 2018 SC Bar publication, South Carolina Business Law Handbook: A Practical Guide for Business Owners, Entrepreneurs and Their Counsel.


    Education and Degrees
    • University of Alabama School of Law, L.L.M. Taxation, 2012
    • Charleston School of Law, J.D., 2008
    • Clemson University, M.B.A., 2006
    • Clemson University, B.S., Mechanical Engineering, 2004
    • Member, American Bar Association
    • Member, South Carolina State Bar
    • Member, Charleston County Bar Association
    • Member, Charleston Kiwanis Club
    • Clemson University MBA Alumni Council


    In the Community

    Brian is active in many charitable events through the Charleston Kiwanis Club and through Clemson University. In addition, he volunteers regularly as a Reading Partner at Mitchell Elementary, mentoring schoolchildren through reading.

    At Home

    Brian lives in Mt. Pleasant with his wife, Lauren, and their daughter, Rose. When he’s not in the office, he enjoys fishing, hunting, college sports, and, most of all, spending time with his friends and family.