The Yates Firm, LLC takes pride in staying one step ahead and constantly challenging itself to bring new and original ways of thinking to all client matters. This firm has strong ties to the Horry County community and a commitment to public service. The Yates Firm, LLC, through local resources and sector expertise, can assure accessibility and efficiency for its clients with a commitment to justice.
GENE P. VAUGHT, III is a native of Horry County, South Carolina, where he graduated from Conway High School. Gene graduated from the University of South Carolina in 1988 with a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science. He later graduated from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 1991. While in law school, Gene served as a Senate Page for the late J. M. Long, Jr. (former Horry County Solicitor).
J. Stephen Grooms is a lifelong resident of Conway, South Carolina. He earned a Bachelor’s of Science in 2005 from the University of South Carolina. He received his Juris Doctorate from the Charleston School of Law in 2010, and has been a member of the South Carolina Bar since that time.
Myrtle Beach criminal defense lawyer Lacey Thompson has dedicated her practice to representing those who have been accused of a crime. Her passion for criminal defense stems from her former employer and mentor Bobby Frederick. Lacey Thompson is a member of the South Carolina Bar Association and the South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
Ralph J. Wilson Jr. was born in Conway, South Carolina where he attended Conway High School and received the Daughters of the American Revolution Good Citizenship Award twice and was selected to represent Conway High School at Palmetto Boys State. Mr. Wilson also served as the Student Body President at Conway High.
Greg McCollum started practicing criminal law in 1988 in the Myrtle Beach area as a public defender, and then as a prosecutor, before opening a criminal defense practice. He is recognized as one of the top criminal defense lawyers in the Myrtle Beach area. In 1994, Greg was selected as the first prosecutor for the newly formed centralized DUI Jury Court in Horry County, and served as the prosecuting attorney in Horry County for every highway patrol DUI case made in the greater Myrtle Beach area. As a prosecutor and a defense attorney, Greg has gone to trial in over two hundred cases, including over one hundred DUI trials.
Mr. Truslow’s enthusiasm for criminal law began at the age of 14 when he accompanied his grandfather to criminal court, where he was serving jury duty. That experience ignited his enthusiasm and passion for criminal law.
J. Austin Thomas received his B.A. in Business Administration from the College of Charleston and a Juris Doctorate from the University of South Carolina School of Law. Born in Lexington, SC, Austin grew up in Pawleys Island and currently makes Murrells Inlet his home.
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