Attorney Lauren Trask Joins Collins & Lacy

Lauren TraskCOLUMBIA, S.C – Attorney Lauren Trask has joined the Workers’ Compensation Defense Practice at Collins & Lacy in Columbia. This new hire bolsters the law firm’s workers’ compensation practice as it enters its 3rd generation.

Trask is experienced in defending insurance carriers and employers in civil litigation. At Collins & Lacy, she’ll also work with shareholder Michael Burchstead in matters involving Government, Ethics and Compliance.

“Since Stan founded this firm with Joel almost forty years ago, one of its cornerstones has been defending South Carolina businesses that create our jobs,” said Ashley R. Kirkham, chair of the C&L workers’ compensation practice. “Hiring talented attorneys like Lauren is part of our planning as we look ahead to the next forty years.”

Lauren G. Trask earned undergraduate degrees in English and History from the Tulane University Honors College and her Juris Doctorate from the University of South Carolina School of Law.

About Collins & Lacy
Collins & Lacy is a statewide business defense firm in South Carolina relentlessly focused on the client experience by delivering valuable legal representation through solid preparation, thorough execution, and client-oriented service aimed at success. With offices in Columbia and Myrtle Beach, the firm represents local, regional and national clients in the areas of construction, corporate and business law, hospitality/retail and entertainment law, insurance/bad faith, products liability, professional liability, commercial transportation and workers’ compensation. For more information, visit

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