Williams & Walsh - Lauren E. Williams

Lauren E. Williams

Lauren E. WilliamsLAUREN E. WILLIAMS is from Holden Beach, NC. After graduating with honors from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with dual degrees in Journalism and Political Science, she attended Tulane University School of Law. There, she earned her J.D. cum laude as well as a certificate in Admiralty and Maritime Law.

Lauren began her career as a criminal defense attorney in New Orleans in both private practice and as a public defender. At Laurie White & Associates, she handled criminal cases at all levels: local, state and federal. As a public defender in Jefferson Parish, she focused on drug charges and successfully maintained a heavy caseload while devoting time to address the questions and concerns of each client and their families.

Following the devastation of Hurricane Katrina in 2005, Lauren relocated closer to home to Charleston. Beginning in early 2006, Lauren worked as an associate at Savage & Savage, P.A., and worked side-by-side with local attorney Andy Savage on local, state and federal cases, including cases of both regional and national notoriety.

In 2010, Lauren joined forces with Abigail Walsh to found the innovative, women-owned boutique firm, Williams & Walsh. At all levels of local, state and federal courts, Williams & Walsh is guided by experience, effectiveness and empathy, and offers comprehensive representation to people in need, of all backgrounds.

Lauren was admitted to all Louisiana state courts in 2002; the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana in 2003; the U.S. Court of Appeal for the Fifth Circuit in 2003; all South Carolina state courts in 2006; and U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina in 2006, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit in 2006.

Lauren is a member of the following:

Lauren also proudly serves on the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina Criminal Justice Act Panel in federal court in an effort to assist in providing quality representation to indigent clients. Finally, Lauren is a proud member of the University of North Carolina General Alumni Association and a fanatic Tar Heel.



Williams & Walsh, LLC
Tel . 843.722.0157
Fax . 843.762.2198
652 Rutledge Ave., Unit B
Charleston, SC 29403

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Williams & Walsh, LLC

Williams & Walsh, LLC
125-A Wappoo Creek Dr,
Ste 202
Charleston, SC 29412

Tel . 843.722.0157
Fax . 843.762.2198