Larry W. Weidner, II

Larry W. Weidner II attended Dartmouth College where he received his AB in Economics and Government in 1985. Following his graduation from Dartmouth, Mr. Weidner briefly played rugby in New Zealand. Upon his return to the states and desiring to remain in the Ivy League, Mr. Weidner attended the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Law from which he was graduated in 1988.

Following his graduation from Penn Law, Mr. Weidner joined the U.S. Marine Corps. During his eight years in the Marine Corps, Mr. Weidner served at a variety of duty stations in a number of billets. Principal among them were Chief Trial Counsel for the four Western Marine Corps Air Bases, Senior Defense Counsel for the Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island, the Beaufort Naval Hospital and the Eastern Recruiting Region.

Mr. Weidner also served as Special Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Marine Corps Recruit Depot, Parris Island and the Eastern Recruiting Region. In October of 1996, Larry Weidner was promoted to the rank of Major. He resigned his commission in December of 1996 to open the practice in Beaufort and was joined in the practice by his long time friend and fellow Marine Jim Wegmann in 1997.

Mr.Weidner is licensed in the State and Federal Courts of South Carolina and Pennsylvania, the Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, and the United States Supreme Court and is a certified mediator and arbitrator for the State and Federal Courts in South Carolina. Mr. Weidner's areas of practice include:

  • Family Law, Divorce and Custody
  • DUI Defense
  • Criminal Defense State and Federal
  • Personal Injury
  • Military Issues / Courts-Martial
  • Civil and Business Litigation
  • Arbitration and Mediation of Disputes
  • FAA Certificate Enforcement Action Defense

Larry Weidner has been a licensed pilot since he was 17 years old. He has flown a variety of aircraft and has a commercial pilot's license with single, multi-engine and instrument ratings and has had special training in aerobatics. Mr. Weidner was also an adjunct professor of Business Law and other aviation related subjects with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.

Mr. Weidner is admitted to practice in the following Courts:

  • United States Supreme Court
  • Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
  • South Carolina State and Federal Courts
  • Pennsylvania State and Federal Courts

Past and Present Professional Associations

  • South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • South Carolina Trial Lawyers Association
  • Dartmouth Lawyer's Association
  • National Transportation Safety Board Bar Association
  • Lawyer-Pilots Bar Association
  • Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association Panel Attorney