Born in Georgetown County and raised in New York City, Vanessa Richardson returned to her roots. Along the way, she earned a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from NY’s John Jay College of Criminal Justice in 1992. She had brief careers in New York’s fashion industry and Madison Avenue Advertising Agency. She returned to South Carolina in 2002 after earning her law degree from Capital University Law School located in Columbus, Ohio.
She has been an attorney for over 14 years, and has litigated civil and criminal cases. Vanessa handled complex cases in the areas of medical malpractice, jail misconduct and automobile defects. More than half of her career has been dedicated to handling complex divorce, child custody cases, as well as municipal and civil litigation.
Attorney Richardson is a member of the South Carolina Bar and has been granted pro hac status in the Oregon, Utah, New Jersey, and Florida.
Jessica is originally from Miami, Florida. She moved to South Carolina in 2011 to be closer to family. Jessica received her Associate’s in paralegal studies from Greenville Technical College in 2015. She then went on to ger her Bachelor of Science degree in legal studies, and graduated magna cum laude in 2017 from Kaplan University.
Jessica has been with Lauren Taylor Law for nearly five years, serving as office manager and paralegal. She is the main point of contact for clients, and manages files, assisting the lawyer’s in all of their needs.
Jessica likes to cook, read, shop, and loves watching football. She is also dog mom to Boomer, her Olde English bulldog
Cassy Floyd- Myers
Cassy Floyd has roots in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina and Easley, South Carolina. She studied Biological Sciencesat Clemson University and Business Administration at Southern Wesleyan University. She is currently studying to obtain her Project Management Professional certificate. Cassy arrived at Lauren Taylor Law with several years of administrative and management experience. Her enthusiasm, professionalism, and most important her ability to provide above and beyond excellent customer services to clients makes her an asset to the team. She loves staying active, sunshine and being on the water weather it’s the lake or the ocean.