Jamie Francis is an experienced corporate attorney with an extensive client portfolio that includes businesses across industry sectors and throughout South Carolina, as well as work for regional, national, and international companies. His practice is focused on governance matters, mergers and acquisitions, commercial transactions and other general business matters and advice. Jamie provides advice to clients on sophisticated commercial transactions and other strategic business matters, including corporate formations and restructurings, strategic partnerships, mergers and acquisitions, contract negotiations, efforts to raise capital and other strategic imperatives. In his role as a trusted advisor for both public and private companies and their governing bodies, Jamie also regularly counsels boards of directors, executive teams and management regarding confidential transactional and governance matters, internal and government investigations and other business matters. Jamie strives to help his clients succeed by understanding their businesses and sharply focusing the myriad of legal issues through a lens of practical, strategic legal advice.

Professional Activities

South Carolina Bar Association

Honors and Awards

  • Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America (BL Rankings), Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships), 2017 – Present
  • Recognized in Greenville Business Magazine's Legal Elite, Corporate Law, Mergers & Acquisitions


Client Focused Collaboration: Elevating the Role of Business Development, Legal Marketing Association Annual Meeting, Denver, Gaylord Rockies Resort and Convention Center, March 25-27, 2020