Law Clerk Rachel Ratajczak Joins Collins & Lacy

Collins & Lacy, P.C. is pleased to announce that Rachel Ratajczak has been selected as a law clerk for our Columbia, SC office in 2024.

Preparing for her third year of law school at the Mercer University School of Law, Ratajczak is Lead Articles Editor for the Mercer Law Review and a member of the Phi Delta Phi Honors Society. Further, she was recognized as the Outstanding Senior in Law and Public Policy.

 Ratajczak served as an extern for the Honorable Thomas Q. Langstaff, Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Georgia. She was an extern at the Speaker’s Office for the Georgia General Assembly House of Representatives and has clerked at other firms as well.

“We met Rachel and knew immediately that we would open a law clerk position for her,” remarked firm president, Christian Stegmaier. “She exhibits the traits we look for in attorneys who may join our firm. A bright future ahead for her, she will work with some of South Carolina’s sharpest attorneys at Collins & Lacy this summer. She’s already hitting the ground running, attending site visits with our attorneys, authoring blog posts on subjects that interest her, and drafting legal research to assist with our cases. She’s also having a little fun participating in our softball league. As our firm continues to grow, we are pleased to share the full Collins & Lacy experience with Rachel.”

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.