Shederis Lakin, Esq – Of Counsel

Shederis Lakin was born in Germany, grew up in North Carolina, and has family roots in South Carolina. Her journey to service began almost two decades ago when she followed in her Father’s footsteps by joining the United States Army.

Shederis currently serves in the Army Reserves and she continues to adhere to the army values (leadership, duty, respect, selfless service, honor, integrity, and personal courage) in the legal profession. She spent over a decade on active duty (including an overseas tour) leading soldiers and serving in several leadership positions. Shederis is passionate about advocating for others and upon passing the bar she entered into private practice; which she attributes to both her late grandfathers who were both business owners.

Shederis is a woman of high character, a leader in in protecting victim’s legal rights, and a trusted legal advisor that believes in fighting for clients to ensure they receive fair compensation. She is passionate about being of service to the community and she is a member of New Nation Ministries Church located in Columbia, SC; where she serves as the Director of Community Outreach.