Published Oct. 18, 2012
Columbia attorney Joel Collins has been elected national vice president of the American Board of Trial Advocates.
The board is a national association of trial lawyers and judges dedicated to teaching the public about the history and value of the Seventh Amendment, which guarantees citizens the right to trial by jury. The board has 6,800 members in 97 chapters in the United States.
Founded in 1984, Collins & Lacy is a defense litigation firm with offices in Charleston, Columbia, Greenville and Myrtle Beach.