Teresa DeToma Van Vlake
Charleston, South Carolina
Teresa DeToma Van Vlake is a 1992
magna cum laude graduate of the University of South Carolina and 1996 graduate of the
University of South Carolina School of Law. Mrs. Van Vlake served as a
judicial law clerk to the late Honorable B. Hicks Harwell, Jr., Judge
of the Twelfth Judicial Circuit in Florence, South Carolina. After completing
her clerkship, she spent the next twelve years of her career in prosecution.
She worked as an assistant solicitor for five years and then became an
assistant director of programs for the National District Attorneys Association
where she created and presented trial advocacy programs across the country.
As South Carolina's Traffic Safety Resource Prosecutor, she also trained
state prosecutors and law enforcement on impaired driving issues for the
South Carolina Commission on Prosecution. Mrs. Van Vlake began working
in the area of default servicing in August 2010 for a large foreclosure
firm in Columbia, South Carolina. She recently joined Finkel Law Firm
LLC when her family relocated to the Charleston area and practices in
the foreclosure division.
Areas of Practice:
University of South Carolina School of Law, Columbia, South Carolina, 1996
University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, 1992
Honors: Magna Cum Laude
Professional Associations and Memberships:
Past Employment Positions:
- Honorable B. Hicks Harwell, Jr., Judge of the Twelfth Judicial Circuit
in Florence, South Carolina, Law Clerk
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