Collins & Lacy, P.C. announced that its attorney, Robert Peele, III, has been promoted to Special Counsel and leader of the Professional Liability Practice group at the firm.
Peele is experienced defending civil litigation claims and has tried cases in state court for claims involving liability for personal injuries and death.
In his role as Practice Manager for the Professional Liability Practice Group, Peele will oversee defense services to individuals, businesses, and corporations involved in litigation or pre-litigation professional liability claims. These include, but are not limited to, physicians, therapists, nurses, dentists, lawyers, engineers, architects, veterinarians and other business professionals.
“Robert has established a track record for working with professionals who have claims filed against their licenses to practice.,” said Collins & Lacy firm President, Chris Adams. “Rob and his team will review claims, counsel clients, defend claims and also help develop new policies when needed.”
Additionally, Peele and his team will represent clients before their professional industry boards to defend claims against clients.
About Collins & Lacy, P.C.
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, hospitality/retail and entertainment law, insurance/bad faith, products liability, professional liability, commercial transportation and workers’ compensation. For more information, visit www.collinsandlacy.com.