"Highest Legal Ability"
"Highest Ethical Standards"
Howell Bellamy, III is originally from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Howell was a Citadel Scholar and graduated cum laude from The Citadel in 1989. He then attended the University of South Carolina School of Law, graduating in 1993. After law school, Howell clerked for the Honorable Sidney Floyd, Circuit Court Judge for the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit of the State of South Carolina. From 1994 to 2000, Howell worked as a Prosecutor in the Horry County Solicitor’s Office. While at the Solicitor’s Office, Howell tried more than forty three (43) cases in general sessions court before juries. These cases involved charges of drug trafficking, murder, armed robbery, and driving under the influence.
Howell’s community involvement is focused on the South Strand. He is a member of All Saints Church in Pawleys Island and Wachesaw Plantation Club. Howell and his wife Paige volunteer for and are advocates of the Non-Profit Coastal Youth Ballet Theatre in Murrells Inlet.