Rikard & Protopapas attorney elected to Pawmetto Lifeline Board of Trustees

September 23, 2022

Rikard & Protopapas attorney and CFO, Allyson Rikard, was recently elected to serve on Pawmetto Lifeline’s Board of Trustees.

Pawmetto Lifeline is a no-kill animal shelter in the Midlands and has saved more than 50,000 pets from euthanasia in the last 10 years. Established in 1999, the organization works to control the pet population in South Carolina. They provide low-cost spay/neuter clinics, affordable medical services, on-site adoptions, mobile vaccine clinics, and educational resources to the community.

As a member of the Board of Trustees, Allyson works to raise money and awareness for Pawmetto Lifeline. She currently serves on the Corporate Sponsorship Committee for the Fur Ball Moonlight Gala which is Pawmetto Lifeline’s annual fall fundraiser. The event is Saturday, October 15th at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center. It is a black-tie gala with live music, food & drinks, and a silent & live auction. For more information on tickets or sponsorship opportunities, visit https://pawmettolifeline.org/fur-ball-moonlight-gala-2022/.

Rikard & Protopapas is a business partner of Pawmetto Lifeline and sponsor of the upcoming Fur Ball gala. They also recently hosted a successful pet supply donation drive where they collected pet food, cleaning supplies, office materials, bedding, and other items the organization needs. The firm fully supports all Pawmetto Lifeline’s initiatives to solve pet homelessness and is proud to support an organization that has benefited our Midlands community.

Visit pawmettolifeline.org for information on donations, adoptions, sponsorships, and more.


About Rikard & Protopapas

Established in 2010, Rikard & Protopapas is a plaintiff’s firm located in Columbia servicing clients and their families at a local, regional, and national level. The firm focuses on a variety of cases including investment losses, medical malpractice, nursing home negligence, insurance coverages disputes, complex business litigation, and significant personal injury. Visit rplegalgroup.com to learn more about the firm.