Law Clerk Abigail Johanson Joins Collins & Lacy

Collins & Lacy, P.C. is pleased to announce the selection of Abigail (Abby) Johanson as a 2024 law clerk in its Columbia, SC office.

In her second year of law school at the University of South Carolina Joseph F. Rice School of Law, Johanson is Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Law and Education and Vice President of the Student Animal Legal Defense Fund. Additionally, she is a member of the Environmental Law Society, Intellectual and Patent Law Society, Public Interest Law Society and Women in Law.

Johanson has served as a law clerk with Disability Rights South Carolina, the South Carolina Senate Judiciary Committee, and the United States Department of Agriculture.

“Abby is a high performer that makes us excited about the future of the legal industry. She has the skill set and personality we look for in legal clerks who may one day work at our firm,” remarked firm president, Christian Stegmaier. “She has many options for where she will take her legal career. We are pleased to provide an environment where she can be immersed in the defense litigation side of law. As our firm continues to grow, we are pleased Abby is working with, and learning from, the talented attorneys at Collins & Lacy.”

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.