Larry W. Weidner, II

Larry W. Weidner II is a native of Oklahoma.  He 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.

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’s competitive nature continues to reveal itself not only within the courtroom, but also as a martial artist, rower, cyclist, shooter, and basically any endeavor which can be turned into a competitive venture.  Mr. Weidner is the Firms primary litigator in the areas of personal injury,  family, criminal and military law.  If you would like a Marine with a proven competitive streak  to represent your interest and rights call Mikell, Weidner, Wegmann & Harper.

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

Mr. Weidner is a Mediator Certified as follows:

•Federal and State Circuit Court
•Family Court


Past and Present Professional Associations

•National Transportation Safety Board Bar
•Lawyer-Pilots Bar Association
•Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association Panel Attorney
•South Carolina Trial Lawyers Association

Community Associations and Affiliations

• Association of Former Intelligence Officers
•Society of Competitive Intelligence Professionals
•Amercian Veterans Post 70, Judge Advocate
•Port Royal Reserve Police Officer / Instructor
•Child Abuse Preventaion Association, Board of Directors
•Beaufort Chamber of Commerce
•Kiwanis Club of Beaufort, Board of Directors