[COLUMBIA, S.C., January 6, 2011] – Collins & Lacy, P.C. is pleased to announce Brian Comer has been selected to serve as Co-Chair of the Products Liability Substantive Law Committee for the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys’ Association (SCDTAA).
The purpose of the SCDTAA is to promote justice, professionalism and integrity in the civil justice system by bringing together attorneys dedicated to the defense of civil actions. As Co-Chair of the Products Liability Substantive Law Committee, Comer will be responsible for providing current information to members about developments in South Carolina products liability law, as well as planning educational programs about this area of law for SCDTAA’s meetings throughout the year.
Comer is Of Counsel to Collins & Lacy, practicing in the areas of products liability and professional liability. His practice focus includes the defense of product manufacturers and distributors in claims arising from product defect. Comer is also the founder and contributing author of “The South Carolina Products Liability Law” blog at http://scproductsliabilitylaw.blogspot.com, which provides current information on trends in South Carolina products liability law for individuals and product manufacturers. Prior to receiving his Juris Doctor, Brian was a magna cum laude graduate of the University of South Carolina Honors College in International Studies and Economics and served as Student Body President during his undergraduate career.