SUSAN BURROUGHS CARTER
WORKERS' COMPENSATION DEFENSE
Susan is Special Counsel in the firm's workers' compensation division. Her practice focuses on state and federal workers' compensation, including concurrent jurisdiction claims arising under the South Carolina Workers' Compensation Act and the Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act.
Susan is a 2011 graduate of Clemson University, from which she earned a B.S. degree in Financial Management. While attending Clemson, she spent a semester studying International Finance and Art History in Barcelona, Spain. She went on to earn her Juris Doctorate degree from Charleston School of Law in 2014. While in law school, Susan was a member of Resolved: Journal of Alternative Dispute Resolution, as well as the Business Law Society and Women in Law. She also interned for The Honorable Sol Blatt, Jr., Senior U.S. District Judge, and The Honorable Justice Kaye G. Hearn of the South Carolina Supreme Court. Prior to joining Luzuriaga Mims, Susan served as a law clerk to The Honorable Benjamin H. Culbertson in the 15th Judicial Circuit of South Carolina.
Susan is originally from Conway, South Carolina. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, traveling, and cheering on the Clemson Tigers.