Susan P. McWilliams has more than 30 years of experience as a trial lawyer defending individuals and corporations in business torts, employment, products liability, professional liability, contract, and many other commercial disputes. She is a fellow in the prestigious American College of Trial Lawyers.
Susi graduated with high honor from Agnes Scott College, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. She is a magna cum laude graduate of the Mercer University Law School, where she was the Student Writing Editor of the law review.
•American College of Trial Lawyers - Fellow
•American Board of Trial Advocates, SC Chapter
•Best Lawyers in America since 2005
•South Carolina Super Lawyer in Employment and Labor Law since 2008
•Listed as Leading Individual in Chambers USA: America's Leading Business Lawyers for Labor & Employment; Litigation: General Commercial
•Benchmark Litigation, Local Litigation Star - Columbia
•South Carolina Ethics Commission - Board Member, 2005-2008; Chair, 2009-2010
•YWCA - TWIN (Tribute to Women in Industry) Award - 1997
•Richland County Bar Association - Past President
Speaking & Writing
•Nexsen Pruet Ranked Among Top in the Carolinas; Legal Guide Recognizes Sixteen Attorneys and Six Practice Areas
May 27, 2013
• Gov.'s commission suggests 'clean, honest' ethics plan
January 28, 2013
•Nexsen Pruet Attorneys Recognized By Peers; Twenty-Eight Named to 2013 Super Lawyers List for South Carolina
April 30, 2013
•Nexsen Pruet Ranked Among Top Firms in the Carolinas
May 29, 2014
Outside Nexsen Pruet
Married and the mother of three children, Susi is active in her church and is a sustaining member of the Junior League of Columbia.