Samantha E. Albrecht, an employment lawyer who’s practiced in Columbia for over five years, has joined Burnette Shutt & McDaniel.
She represents clients in a range of employment law cases, including discrimination, wrongful termination and more. Her education law practice has included fighting for victims of school bullying and battling Title IX discrimination in collegiate sports. A skilled litigator, her practice also includes civil rights law and whistleblower cases.
“Samantha has a track record of fighting big institutions and agencies on the behalf of victims of sexual harassment, discrimination, and more,” Burnette Shutt & McDaniel co-founder Nekki Shutt said. “She is dedicated to speaking for workers who might not have a voice. We are incredibly pleased that she’s joined us in our mission to move law forward.”
Albrecht earned her juris doctor at the Northern Illinois University College of Law, graduating cum laude. Her bachelor’s degree in political science also was from Northern Illinois University. Additionally, she studied for two years as an undergraduate at the University of South Carolina.
She often serves others through volunteer work, helping build schools in Nicaragua.
About Burnette Shutt & McDaniel, PA
Located in Columbia’s historic business district, Burnette Shutt & McDaniel, PA’s attorneys are licensed to practice in all South Carolina courts and at all levels of federal courts, including the U.S. Supreme Court. The firm represents clients in a range of areas, including employment, environmental, education, criminal and family law. They also handle employee benefits and ERISA matters, civil rights cases, privacy and data protection issues and government matters such as eminent domain, land use and zoning. Learn more at burnetteshutt.law.