Alyssa Richardson, Former Deputy Chief of Staff to U.S. Senator Tim Scott, Joins Wyche

Columbia, SC (February 20, 2024) – Wyche, a leading full-service law firm with offices across South Carolina, announces that Alyssa Richardson, former Deputy Chief of Staff to Senator Tim Scott, has joined the firm as Of Counsel. Richardson will assist clients with economic development needs in South Carolina.

“Alyssa has demonstrated a commitment to supporting South Carolina’s economic growth. At Wyche, she will harness that dedication to continue to propel business and job growth throughout the state. Her previous roles and legal experience uniquely position her to make meaningful contributions to our clients’ success,” said Tally Parham Casey, Chair and CEO of Wyche, P.A.

With Senator Scott, Richardson prioritized economic development policy to advance South Carolina. At Wyche, Richardson will draw upon that experience to provide comprehensive legal and advisory services focused on advancing business growth and job growth in South Carolina.

Richardson began her legal career as a federal prosecutor in Columbia, SC, focusing on civil rights and public corruption.

“It was a pleasure to work closely with Alyssa on my Opportunity Agenda. Her ability to understand and execute the vision had a positive impact across South Carolina. Her continued commitment to economic growth and opportunity is evident in her decision to join Wyche. With her experience and strategic approach, I’m confident she will contribute to our state’s ongoing success.” said Senator Tim Scott.

“Wyche’s impressive track record of driving pivotal developments aligns with my passion for contributing to the economic prosperity of South Carolina. I am eager to be part of a firm that has played a key role in shaping the state’s growth, and I look forward to furthering this legacy,” said Alyssa Richardson.

Richardson is a graduate of Harvard Law School and holds a summa cum laude economics degree from Furman University. She is the founder and CEO of Develop South Carolina, a real estate development and consulting firm focused on attainable housing. Richardson also serves on the Board of Directors for Santee Cooper and the Board of Safe and Green Development Corporation.

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Wyche is a full-service law firm that has practiced law and served the community for 100 years. In that time, Wyche has participated in landmark litigation, served as counsel on cutting-edge transactions, and provided community leadership that has helped shape and drive our region’s growth and success. With offices in Greenville, Spartanburg, and Columbia, Wyche is the South Carolina member of Lex Mundi, the world’s leading association of independent law firms.

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