Claude Prevost, an attorney with Collins & Lacy P.C., was recently elected the new president of the Young Lawyers Division (YLD) of the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys’ Association (SCDTAA).
“I am excited to work with other young lawyers in promoting the mission of the SCDTAA,” Prevost said. “I look forward to the opportunities and experiences this position will bring for me in the new year.”
SCDTAA is committed to ensuring justice, ethics and integrity remain the foundation of the civil justice system. In his role of president, Prevost will mentor young lawyers from all over the Palmetto State. He will also develop and oversee the organization's special events and fundraisers.
Prevost's areas of focus in his practice are construction defect litigation, professional liability, and premises liability. He has represented many retail and restaurant clients.
“Claude is a perfect fit to be the Young Lawyers Division’s president,” Scott Wallinger, chair of Collins & Lacy's management committee, said. “He has the eagerness, intelligence, and leadership skills to help guide other young attorneys through this program.”
Collins & Lacy operates locations in Columbia, Greenville and Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
1330 Lady St
Columbia, SC 29201