About J.W. Strickland Attorney

J.W. Strickland Attorney at Law takes pride in offering personalized attention to each of our clients while maintaining the highest ethical standards. If you require competent and responsive counsel, we are ready to provide you with professional, hands-on service.

Bill Strickland has the knowledge, skills and experience to ensure that all of the legal issues pertaining to your business or family assets are properly addressed.

Prior Experience


Tax Attorney - December, 1985, to January, 1994

My responsibilities in the Secretary/Treasurer/Tax Department of this private textile manufacturer included corporate tax planning, Securities and Exchange Commission matters, corporate secretarial matters, shareholder relations, employee benefits, cash management, family wealth distribution, trusts, natural resources and computer network management.


Tax Manager - July, 1983, to December, 1985.
Tax Staff Accountant - August, 1980, to June, 1983.

My Certified Public Accountant practice included tax and financial planning for manufacturers, forest products companies, oil and gas operators, sport franchises and corporate executives, with emphasis on business acquisitions, consolidated corporations, international taxation, natural resources, partnerships, executive compensation and family wealth transfer strategies.

I taught seminars on taxes and natural resource accounting, and I served on the Forest Products, Financial Services, Oil and Gas, Partnership and Real Estate teams.

J.W. Strickland Biography

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

  • Master of Business Administration and Juris Doctor degrees, May, 1980
  • Business Foundation Fellowship.
  • Bachelor of Arts degree, May, 1976.
  • Honors Program, Student Government, Finance Committee Chairman, usher, wrestling team.

Professional & Other Activities

  • South Carolina Bar, North Carolina State Bar.
  • Adjunct Professor at Wofford College and Converse College.
  • Past President of the Piedmont Sertoma Club and Chairman of the National Heritage Program.

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