About the Firm
Weiner, Shearouse, Weitz, Greenberg & Shawe
Since 1961, Weiner, Shearouse, Weitz, Greenberg & Shawe has provided legal services to clients in Georgia and South Carolina. We currently have 17 attorneys in our firm that come from a variety of backgrounds, education, and experiences. Our shared value system on the importance of our clients, respect for the practice of law, and our legal/judicial system and ethical responsibilities provide an atmosphere that benefits each attorney.
Weiner, Shearouse, Weitz, Greenberg & Shawe handles a wide range of areas within the practice of law. The firm represents clients in the real estate field involving residential and commercial development, real estate closings, landlord/tenant matters, and lender representation. We have attorneys well versed in the business field from SBA financing to business transactions and corporate representation. We have an extensive municipal corporation practice. Attorneys practice in estate planning and representation, guardianships, domestic relations, property rights, creditor rights in bankruptcy, construction matters, insurance defense, and mediation. The wide span of clients of the firm requires each of our attorneys to stay abreast of the current cases and trends in the legal field.
Attorneys in the firm are privileged to have the confidence to serve as counsel to several important local organizations including the City of Savannah. Service to the general community has been a hallmark of the firm for many years. Attorneys have served as chair of the Board of Regents of the University of Georgia, State Representative, State Court Judgeship of Chatham County and as president and board member of several local non-profit organizations. In Bar-related activities, we have had partners serve as a member of the Executive Committee of the State Bar of Georgia, president of the Savannah Bar Association, and member of the Executive Committee of the Real Property Section of the State Bar of Georgia. This type of involvement and recognition reflects the trust which is shown in each one of our attorneys.
WSWGS has also earned multiple recognitions. The firm earned and enjoys an “AV” rating in Martindale-Hubbell and many of our lawyers are listed in the Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers, Superlawyers, and Legal Elite.