Bird, Cofield & Moise, LLC

Bird, Cofield & Moise, LLC

Accomplished South Carolina Multi-Service Law Firm.

Firm Overview

Experienced, efficient and responsive legal representation:
Bird, Cofield & Moise, LLC is a multi-service firm whose attorneys have served individuals, small businesses, homeowners and banks in the Hilton Head area for more than three decades. We are dedicated to superior client attention and adherence to the highest ethical standards. Professional services are provided utilizing a highly skilled staff and state of the art technology. We are eager to assist you.

Our knowledgeable attorneys tailor our legal services to provide practical solutions for the varied issues you and your business face. We strive to help achieve your goals, while maximizing opportunities and overcoming challenges. We work hard to help our clients make money, whether that is through participating in package real estate development deals, acquiring property, minimizing costs, or achieving the distribution of your assets in a timely manner. We provide personal, cost-effective and results-oriented representation from initial consultation to final resolution of your legal matters.

Your interests are our top priority when we represent you in the following legal areas:
-Real estate
-Estate planning
-Business law

We work hard to bring you the best possible results for your important legal matters.

Successfully serving clients throughout the Lowcountry:
Bird, Cofield & Moise, LLC serves individuals, small businesses, homeowners and banks in Beaufort, Bluffton, Daufuskie, Hilton Head, Sun City and Beaufort and Jasper Counties.

Our reputation is built on excellence, integrity and honesty with our clients and the legal community of South Carolina. Attorney Stephen Stuart Bird has achieved an AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell - a distinction signifying the highest quality legal work, professionalism and ethical standards.

Main Office

Main Office
15 Clark's Summit Drive
Bluffton SC 29910





Real Estate

Effective Bluffton, South Carolina Real Estate Lawyers.

The attorneys at Bird, Cofield & Moise, LLC apply their extensive knowledge and experience in property rights, real estate issues, finance and business matters to handle all areas of real estate law. Bird, Cofield & Moise, LLC can help you with:
-Residential home sales transactions
-Commercial property sales transactions
-Homeowners associations
-Condominium law
-Landlord-tenant disputes
-Real estate contracts
-Eminent domain
-Zoning, land use and building permits
-Boundary and easement disputes
-Title disputes

Real estate transaction lawyers:
From offer to sale, Bird, Cofield & Moise, LLC handles all aspects of buying and selling real estate and construction on property so that you can feel confident about a smooth and precise transaction. In furtherance of your real estate transaction, our attorneys can:
-Draft or review your sales contract
-Negotiate real estate agreements
-Review your lending documents
-Search and clear titles
-Analyze your deal and rectify potential problems
-Handle land use, zoning and permitting
-Conduct your real estate closing

Real estate negotiators:
Some disputes are better solved outside of the courtroom. Our effective mediators can guide negotiations to best protect your interests. By retaining an experienced mediator to strategize the contract negotiation process, you can often avoid disputes from arising at a later stage in the real estate transaction, and so save time, money and frustration.

Stephan Stuart Bird

Bird, Cofield & Moise, LLC

Areas of practice:
-Real estate
-Corporate law

Admitted to practice:
-1981, Ohio
-1983, South Carolina
-1988, Georgia

Awards and honors:
AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
Cleveland State University, J.D., cum laude, 1981
Indiana University, B.S., 1976

Professional memberships:
-Ohio State Bar Association
-American Bar Association
-South Carolina Bar
-State Bar of Georgia
-Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants
-American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

-Certified Public Accountant
Ohio, 1981
South Carolina, 1983

Born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania


Cleveland State University
Juris Doctorate, cum laude, 1981

Jonathan A. Mullen

Bird, Cofield & Moise, LLC