[COLUMBIA, S.C. – November 16, 2016] – Collins & Lacy, P.C. is pleased to announce the expansion of the firm with the addition of two attorneys, Stephanie L. Mascella and Jennifer B. Honeycutt. Mascella is an associate practicing in the areas of retail & hospitality law, professional liability, and transportation & trucking law in Collins & Lacy’s Myrtle Beach office. Honeycutt is an associate practicing in the area of workers’ compensation defense in the firm’s Columbia office.
Mascella, a West Virginia native, majored in social work as an undergraduate from West Virginia University, earned her MBA from West Virginia University College of Business & Economics, and then went on to receive her Juris Doctor from the West Virginia University College of Law.
“Stephanie comes to us eager to represent the businesses of Myrtle Beach and South Carolina,” said Christian Stegmaier, member of the management committee and chair of the Retail & Hospitality Practice Group. “She has a great appreciation for the preparedness and commitment it takes to bring valuable representation to our clients.”
Honeycutt, an Irmo, South Carolina native, majored in psychology as an undergraduate from the University of South Carolina and earned her Juris Doctor from the Charleston School of Law. Prior to joining Collins & Lacy, P.C., she worked as a paralegal in workers’ compensation for a claimant’s firm.
“Jenny is a perfect addition to the Collins & Lacy team in that she has knowledge and experience on both sides of the bench, having worked as a claimant’s paralegal and now as a defense attorney,” said Christian Boesl, chair of the Workers’ Compensation Practice Group.