Celebrating 20 Years in Business


Riley, Pope & Laney, LLC, a corporate and real estate law firm, Is proudly recognizing the 20th anniversary of the founding of the firm. Harkening back to the founding days of the firm, the Greater Columbia Business Monthly stated in a 2001 article “…the fast growing firm is experiencing tremendous success…”. In 2001 the firm’s founding partners Ted Riley, Lowndes Pope and Roy Laney, started the firm for the challenge and satisfaction of building a firm the way they felt it should be built and to be able to enjoy the ongoing creative process.  Firm Partner T. Lowndes Pope noted recently, “We started in Columbia and have exceeded our expectations for growth through offices in both Charlotte, NC and Charleston, SC. We thank all our dedicated and hardworking attorneys and staff for their contributions to our success.” For more information on the firm, its founding partners and current day practice areas, please see http://www.rplfirm.com .

RPL Welcomes William R. Stroud and Clara H. Mintz to our Charleston location


Riley, Pope & Laney, LLC, a corporate and real estate law firm, is announcing that they have hired Clara H. Mintz Esq. and William Stroud, Esq., as attorneys in the transactional and commercial real estate group in the Charleston, South Carolina office. Ms. Mintz’s focus is on transactional residential and commercial real estate including sale, purchase, leasing and refinance.  She is a 2020 graduate of the University of Richmond School of Law. Mr. Stroud manages the firm’s Charleston office and focuses on commercial real estate including leasing and development. He graduated from the University of Richmond School of Law in 2017 and was recently recognized by Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for his work in Real Estate, Land Use and Zoning 2021-22.

Firm Managing Partner T. Lowndes Pope noted, “We are excited about the addition of Clara and William to our growing service offerings and adding them along with excellent paralegal support. It positions our Charleston office for growth”. For more information on Ms. Mintz and Mr. Stroud, please go to www.rplfirm.com .