Stephen R. LayneASSOCIATE

Stephen focuses his practice on transactional matters, with an emphasis on corporate law.

Stephen graduated summa cum laude from Clemson University where he majored in History.  Afterward, he earned his law degree summa cum laude from Michigan State University College of Law, where he was a Senior Managing Editor on the Michigan State Law Review.

Prior to joining Wyche, Stephen served as a law clerk to the Honorable Mary Geiger Lewis, United States District Judge in Columbia, SC.

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  • Corporate
  • Economic Development and Incentives
  • Entrepreneur Services
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Outside General Counsel
  • Real Estate Leasing
  • Securities and Corporate Finance
2015, J.D. Michigan State University College of Law, summa cum laude; Senior Managing Editor, Michigan State Law Review; Dean King Scholar Program; Jurisprudence Achievement Awards – Research, Writing & Analysis; Public International Law
2011, B.A. Clemson University, History, summa cum laude, SC Palmetto Fellows Scholarship Recipient
2017–Present  Wyche, P.A.
2015-2017 Law Clerk, The Honorable Mary Geiger Lewis, United States District Judge, Columbia, SC
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, 2016
  • United States District Court, District of South Carolina, 2016
  • South Carolina Bar, 2015
  • American Bar Association, Business Law Section
  • Greenville County Bar
  • Greenville Chamber of Commerce Pulse Young Professionals
  • Christian Businessman’s Connection
2022  Named a “Rising Star” by South Carolina Super Lawyers