Homeowners’ Association Law (HOA / POA)

The challenges of handling Homeowners' Association Law matters

Finkel Law Firm LLC, founded in 1970, has over a decade of experience handling Homeowners’ Association, Property Owners’ Association (HOA / POA) and all Community Association Law matters, including Condominium Associations and Townhome Associations. Whether you are a professional property manager or a self-managed association, managing an HOA/POA is challenging, complex and can be fraught with risk. Effective management of any Community Association requires the cooperation of a multiple parties, a poised and level-headed approach in difficult situations, and a willingness to make tough decisions concerning one of the most sensitive and important parts of someone’s life: their home.

Why hire a Charleston HOA / POA Attorney?

Due to these factors, it is important to have the expert advice and guidance of a seasoned Charleston HOA / POA attorney who understands all the nuances and legal pitfalls of managing a deed-restricted community. Finkel Law Firm LLC has exactly the experience you need when it comes to all legal aspects of operating and managing an HOA, POA or Community Association of any size or configuration. Our HOA / POA attorneys belong to the South Carolina chapter of the Community Associations Institute and regularly speak at seminars on topics involving various aspects of Community Association law.

Our skilled, reasonably priced services include:

  • Collections
  • Covenants enforcement
  • Drafting or revising governing documents
  • Filing liens and foreclosures
  • Risk management
  • Governance, financial/accounting, and capital reserves issues
  • General litigation – seasoned trial and appellate counsel
  • Expertise in construction defects and disputes
  • Expertise in land use, zoning, planning, permitting and environmental issues
  • Admitted in all state and federal courts in SC

Schedule an appointment with our Charleston lawyer to discuss how Finkel Law can assist you.


Serving the people and businesses of South Carolina for over forty years.