Community Involvement

Community Involvement

At Bluestein Attorneys, we take our commitment to the citizens of South Carolina seriously. We’re not only dedicated to representing your individual rights, we are also members of our local community and our firm emphasizes community involvement in Columbia, SC, as one of our defining traits.

Each member of our team shares a commitment to our state and its people. That is why we work hard not only in our law practice, but also in our communities, helping improve the quality of life for the citizens of South Carolina.

Take a closer look at how our attorneys are bettering South Carolina and Columbia communities.

View our list of involvement and organizations below.

Marti Bluestein

Margaret 'Marti' Miles Bluestein

  • Leadership Columbia Class of 1996
  • South Carolina Bar Pro Bono Program
  • Founder, Chick Chat on UNeed2Know radio

Blake Hewitt

Blake Hewitt

  • Coastal Inn of Court
  • Waccamaw Sertoma Club

Clarke Newton

Clarke Newton

  • Community Advocate Membership Program, Brookland Cayce High School, 2012-2013
  • Saturday Baseball League, 2005-present
  • Board of Directors for Trinity Learning Center

Gene Powell

Osborne Eugene Powell, Jr.

  • Greeter, Shandon Baptist Church
  • Lectured for various colleges/schools, SC Bar, SC Trial Lawyers, Federal Bar Association, Association of Administrative Law Judges, faculty for new ALJ training, and discussion leader, NJC, Executive Committee, AUSA, Palmetto State Chapter
  • Ombudsman, SC Committee, ESGR
  • Indian Waters Council, Eagle Scout Board of Review & Law Merit Badge Counselor
  • Co-Founder of Eugene and Mary Lou Powell Endowed Scholarship for Wofford College
    Co-Founder of Eugene and Mary Lou Powell Veteran Success Last Mile Scholarship, USF

Allison Sullivan

Allison Sullivan

  • Chair, 2015-2016 Leadership Columbia Alumni Association Advisory Board
  • 2015-2016 Leadership Columbia Advisory Board
  • 2015-2016 Columbia Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors
  • Special Olympics South Carolina
  • Leadership Columbia Class of 2013

Stacy Thompson

Stacy Elizabeth Thompson

  • Junior League of Columbia
  • SC Bar Pro Bono Program, volunteer
  • Able South Carolina, Board President
  • Palmetto Mastersingers, Board President
  • Leadership SC, Board of Trustees
  • USC Letterman’s Association, Member

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At Bluestein Attorneys, our clients are more than just a case number or a folder in a file cabinet. We make a point to get to know you and the details of your unique situation, helping you to decide the next best step for you. Whether you’re filing a VA Disability claim, you’re appealing a denied claim, you’re looking for help with Workers’ Compensation after being injured on the job, you need assistance with Social Security Disability, or more, Bluestein Attorneys is here to help.

Contact us by phone at (803) 779-7599 or online just by filling out the form on this page.

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