Frank Staiano is a partner in GWB’s Charleston, South Carolina office.  His areas of practice include construction litigation, professional liability, insurance coverage and premises liability.

Prior to practicing law in the Charleston area, Frank served as an assistant vice president at a multinational insurance carrier in the northeast where he managed various types of professional liability claims, with a focus on claims against design professionals.  He also practiced law in the New York metropolitan area, where he defended clients in medical malpractice and premises liability lawsuits.  Frank’s past legal experience and knowledge of insurance coverage issues make him a valuable member of the GWB family.


Bar Admissions

  • South Carolina, 2014
  • New York, 2003
  • Connecticut, 2002

Honors and Awards

  • Albany Law Review Editorial Board
  • Albany Law School American Inn of Court
  • National Order of Barristers


  • J.D., Albany Law School of Union University, 2002, cum laude
  • B.S., English, Townson University, 1997, cum laude

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