James F. Berl is the President of the Law Offices of James F. Berl, P.C. Jim started the firm in May of 1994. He practices in all areas of civil litigation, including personal injury, family law and contract disputes. He also handles residential real estate transactions, business purchases and sales, as well as construction law and related contract matters. James F. Berl is a graduate of Furman University with honors and of Washington and Lee University School of Law. James F. Berl served for six years of active duty with the U.S. Army JAG Corp. Upon leaving active duty, he was an Associate with the law firm of Hughes and Wieters, P.A., where he eventually became a Partner. Jim is a member of the South Carolina Bar Association, where he is a member of the family law and real estate practices sections. He is also a member and past president of the Hilton Head Island Bar Association and is also, a member of the Beaufort County Bar Association.