Attorneys - Whetstone Perkins & Fulda

Accident Lawyers in Columbia, Myrtle Beach, Kingstree and Marion, South Carolina

Charles W. Whetstone, Jr.

Charles has enjoyed a long legal career, starting as a small town general practitioner in St. Matthews, South Carolina, then serving as a Circuit Court Judge presiding over civil and criminal cases across the state, and now practicing complex injury and business litigation with Whetstone Perkins & Fulda.


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Cheryl Forest Perkins

Cheryl devoted much of her early legal career to First Amendment and public interest issues. She was awarded the Reid Montgomery First Amendment/Freedom of Information Award by the South Carolina Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists in 1986. She went on to practice appellate procedure for a number of years before focusing on... Read more

John Eric Fulda

John Eric began his legal practice representing insurance companies and carriers defending doctors and other medical providers who were accused of medical malpractice. After a few years, he turned his focus to representing victims of serious injury, including medical malpractice, and seeking justice for them and their families. He is passionate... Read more

Palmer Freeman, Of Counsel

Palmer is a graduate of Fort Mill High School and Davidson College. Upon graduation from college, he joined the Army where he achieved the rank of 1st Lt. and served in Vietnam with the 4th Infantry Division.

Palmer has four sons, two of whom are also attorneys. His wife, Jane, recently retired from Winthrop University where she was... Read more

Charles William Whetstone, III

Will’s practice is primarily focused on personal injury claims, nursing home negligence, trucking and automobile accidents, traumatic brain injuries, burn injuries, wrongful death claims, consumer class action litigation, and criminal defense. Will strongly believes in providing personal service to every client and enjoys working closely with... Read more

James E. Brogdon, III

James was born and raised in Marion, South Carolina, and truly values his small town upbringing and all of the life lessons it taught him. He currently serves as City attorney for his hometown. His goal is not only to give his clients a great lawyer, but also someone they can trust and turn to in times of need.

He spent the first seven... Read more

Kate Whetstone Usry

Kate Whetstone Usry has over a decade of experience trying cases. Kate’s practice is primarily devoted to serious personal injury cases involving tractor-trailer accidents, car wrecks, nursing home neglect and abuse, and premises liability. Drawing from years of experience as a prosecutor, Kate also handles all manner of criminal cases. Kate is... Read more

James “Jim” E. Brogdon, Jr.

Jim works in Whetstone Perkins and Fulda’s Marion office with his son, James.  He spent most of his legal career in Marion, SC.  After graduating from law school in 1977 Jim began his career with William H. Seals in a general practice which included personal injury and workers compensation matters. During those years he served on Marion City... Read more

John L. Breeden, Jr. (Myrtle Beach Office)

John spent much of his legal career as a respected jurist, serving as Master-in-Equity for Horry County from 1981 to 1996, then as Circuit Court Judge from 1996 to 2007. He retired from the Judiciary to begin private practice with Whetstone Perkins & Fulda.


N. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Phone: 843.251.7339
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M. Amanda Shuler (Kingstree Office)

Mandy believes that every person, despite his or her social class, should have access to quality legal representation. She enjoys working closely with her clients and giving them the attention they want and deserve. Mandy’s goal is to offer comprehensive legal services to the Kingstree community.

Mandy began her career as the law clerk... Read more

M. Duane Shuler (Kingstree Office)

Duane believes that the legal profession is, and always has been, a “Service Profession.” This philosophy has served him well, allowing him to attain a position on the S.C. Court of Appeals, where he served from 2000 until 2003.

Duane finds a great sense of personal satisfaction when given the opportunity to provide assistance to clients... Read more