Collins & Lacy Welcomes New Chief Operating Officer

Carl Martin

[COLUMBIA, S.C. June 2, 2016]Collins & Lacy, P.C. is pleased to announce W. Carl Martin has joined the firm as Chief Operating Officer. Martin will manage the firm’s financials, human resources, facilities, marketing, and operations.

“We are honored and delighted to have Carl join the firm,” said Scott Wallinger, chair of the firm’s management committee. “With Carl’s decades of experience and proven leadership of complex organizations, we look forward to this firm continuing to succeed and grow.”

Prior to joining Collins & Lacy, Martin served for over 30 years in management in the healthcare industry, including his past role of Chief Operating Officer at Providence Hospitals in Columbia, South Carolina. Martin earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, and then went on to earn his MBA from the University of Louisville.

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.