Attorney Jacob Thompson Joins Collins & Lacy

[COLUMBIA, S.C. September 6, 2023] – Jacob Thompson has joined Collins & Lacy as an Associate in the Retail & Hospitality practice group.

A native of Florence, South Carolina, Jake received his undergraduate degree in history from The University of the South: Sewanee. In 2021, he graduated from the University of South Carolina School of Law.

He served as an intern in Senator Lindsey Graham’s office and worked as a law clerk at firms in Florence and Columbia.

Most recently, Jake served as an associate attorney for a Lexington, South Carolina law firm.

“We are very pleased to welcome Jake to the Retail & Hospitality practice group,” remarked practice group leader and Firm President, Christian Stegmaier. “He has the demonstrated skill set we look for to provide excellent service to our clients as we continue to expand the largest dedicated retail & hospitality litigation team serving South Carolina. Collins & Lacy continues to grow and we’re glad Jake is a part of the team.”

About Collins & Lacy, P.C.

Collins & Lacy is a statewide business defense firm in South Carolina that delivers legal representation for our clients through solid preparation, execution, and client-oriented service aimed at success. Located in the State’s capital city of Columbia, the firm represents local, regional and national clients in the areas of construction; hospitality/retail and entertainment law; insurance/bad faith; products liability; professional liability; commercial transportation; privacy, data management, and cybersecurity; mediation; criminal defense; and governmental affairs/issue advocacy.