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Status Active
Gender Female
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Contact information
First name Ellen Last name Adams
Full name Ellen M. Adams
Corporation Collins & Lacy
Address 1 1330 Lady Street, Sixth Floor
City Columbia
ZIP Code 29201
State South Carolina
Phone (803) 255-0426 Cell (803) 422-6345 Fax (803) 771-4484
Cell public? Yes URL
Assistant name Katherine Pitts Assistant email
CC name   CC email  
Formal Qualifications & Memberships
Judge? No
ADR services 1
  • University of South Carolina School of Law, Juris Doctor (Order of the Wig and Robe; South Carolina Law Review)
  • University of South Carolina, B.S. Business Administration, Concentration in Marketing & Economics (Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Sigma Pi Business Fraternity)
  • South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Educational Association
  • The Claims and Litigation Management Alliance
  • South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys' Association
  • Defense Research Institute
  • South Carolina Bar
  • Richland County Bar Association
  • International Society of Primerus Law Firms
Biography Ellen's 28-year career at Collins & Lacy has involved more than 1,000 cases. Chair of the firm’s Workers’ Compensation Practice Group, Ellen defends self-insured and uninsured employers and workers’ compensation insurance carriers and has argued cases to the Full Workers’ Compensation Commission, Circuit Court, Court of Appeals and Supreme Court.

A certified circuit court mediator since 2005, Ellen is known for mediating pre-trial workers’ compensation issues and has helped resolve a very large percentage of these cases.

Additionally, Ellen is experienced in general litigation and professional liability and defends medical technicians, nurses, and chiropractors in professional negligence claims involving medical malpractice.

A native of Cayce, South Carolina, Ellen received her Juris Doctor from the University of South Carolina School of Law. She has been repeatedly named one of the Best Lawyers in America©, and her reputation has earned her an AV Preeminent rating by Martindale-Hubbell. Greater Columbia Business Monthly named Ellen one of the 2012 Midlands Legal Elite in the area of workers’ compensation.

ADR Practice & Case Experience
Additional languages 1
Practice started 2005

$335.00 per hour, no travel costs, no cancellation fee

Dispute areas 5,15,37,44,50,61,65,70,71,93,95
Calendar Settings
Private calendar purchased No
Calendar preference Enabled Calendar display type 5 day
Calendar last update time Jul 16 2019
Whole days Disabled
Location options Mediator's office, Plaintiff's counsel's office, or Defense counsel's office, or other. If other, please indicate location.
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Requested Date Automatically Held/Booked? Disabled Auto hold type On Hold Ask if all attending counsel agreed on date? Enabled
Notes mandatory? Yes
Additional attendees No
Map enabled Yes Streetview enabled Yes
Latitude 34.00320053100586
Longitude -81.03130340576172
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Calendar Last Updated Jul 16 2019
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