Eddie was admitted to practice in 1985 and has been trying cases in state and federal court throughout his career. He also has argued cases before the South Carolina Supreme Court, South Carolina Court of Appeals and Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals. Eddie currently concentrates his practice on complex personal injury cases, coverage issues, bad faith actions and trucking accidents. He served as the firm’s chief executive officer from 2009-2014.Eddie has deep ties to South Carolina and the law firm. He is a native of South Carolina and has lived in the state his entire life. Eddie’s late father, E.W. Laney, was one of the firm’s early partners. Eddie was employed as a law clerk by the firm during law school and has worked with Turner Padget as a lawyer since he was admitted to practice.