Corporate Partner


Chris Staubes, Esquire 

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Whether you need assistance with contract or lease negotiations, board governance, bylaws or policy, Freedom of Information Act compliance, personnel or student matters, procurement, hearings, or need someone to assist with mandatory reporting or presentation to your local board of education, the Staubes Law Firm is ready to assist with over 20 years experience representing schools and school districts. 

Our principal, Chris Staubes, served on the Charleston County School Board until 2018, and is the founder and President Emeritus of the Mount Pleasant Chamber of CommerceChris is the President-Elect for the Coastal Carolina Council of the Boy Scouts of America. In 2012, Chris participated in The Riley Institute® at Furman University, and was named a Riley Institute Diversity Fellow. In 2001, Chris was named to the Charleston Regional Business Journal’s Forty Under 40 for his public and community service. Chris has an AV® Preeminent™rating from Martindale-Hubbell, and has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America® since 2010 in the field of Corporate Law. Charleston Business Magazine has named Chris to their 2017 Legal Elite of the Lowcountry for his work in Corporate law and Mergers and Acquisitions.  On January 18, 2019, the Charleston Leaders organization recognized Chris at their Annual Gala with the William Brian Moody Leader award for his exemplary track record of leadership to the Charleston community. Chris was awarded the NESA Outstanding Eagle Scout Award on February 24, 2019, for his contributions at the local, state, and regional level.