M. Ed McLaurin

Ed McLaurin is a native of Bennettsville, South Carolina and represents the fourth generation of his family to graduate from Clemson University. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Graphic Communications with a minor in Packaging Science from Clemson in 2001. After graduation, Ed worked as a technical sales representative for The L.P. Thebault Co. in New York, NY before taking a position as the North & South Carolina Sales Manager for General Graphics Corporation, a Jacksonville, FL based commercial printing & packaging manuafacturer.

In 2007, Ed started Coastal Packaging Solutions, LLC in Charleston, SC, and owned and operated this business for the next three years while earning the degree of Juris Doctor from the Charleston School of Law. Ed graduated from the Charleston School of Law in 2010, and has been practicing law in the SC Upstate since that time. Ed and his partner John W. Fields formed Fields & McLaurin, Attorneys at Law, LLC in 2011. Ed lives in Seneca, SC with his wife and son, and practices primarily in the areas of Elder Law, Personal Injury, Criminal Defense, Social Security Disability, Business Law, and Family Law.

Professional Associations and Memberships:

      • South Carolina Bar Association
      • South Carolina Bar Young Lawyers Division
      • Oconee County Bar Association
      • Clemson Rotary Club
      • Oconee Young Professionals
      • SC Gamma Chapter Advisory Board for Phi Delta Theta International Fraternity