Collins & Lacy, P.C. is pleased to
announce Karen Ratigan has joined the
firm’s Columbia office as special counsel practicing in the area of
professional liability defense.
joining Collins & Lacy, Karen worked as a Senior Assistant Attorney General
for the South Carolina Attorney General’s Office where she handled oral
arguments at both of the State’s appellate courts, litigated the State’s
position in bench trials in circuit court, and more. She has previously served
as a staff attorney for the South Carolina Supreme court, as well as a staff
attorney/law clerk at the South Carolina Court of Appeals.
“Karen is a
talented lawyer and we are excited to have her join the professional liability
practice group, which continues to grow and serve the needs of our medical and
professional services clients across the state” said Scott Wallinger, chair of
the firm’s professional liability practice group.
attended the University of South Carolina for her undergraduate degree, cum
laude, in History and received her juris doctor from the University of South
Carolina School of Law.
comes down to the core of it all, I really enjoy solving complex legal problems
and advocating for clients,” said Ratigan.
About Collins & Lacy, P.C.
Collins & Lacy is a statewide business defense firm in South Carolina that
delivers valuable legal representation for our clients through solid
preparation, thorough execution, and client-oriented service aimed at success.
With offices in Columbia and Myrtle Beach, the firm represents local, regional
and national clients in the areas of construction, corporate and business law,
employment law, hospitality/retail and entertainment law, insurance/bad faith,
products liability, professional liability, commercial transportation and
workers’ compensation. For more information, visit www.collinsandlacy.com.