Teresa DeToma Van Vlake

Charleston, South Carolina

phone

843-577-5460

fax

843-577-5135

Teresa DeToma Van Vlake graduated cum laude from the University of South Carolina in 1992 and went on to earn her law degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 1996. After law school, Ms. Van Vlake worked as a judicial law clerk to the late Honorable B. Hicks Harwell, Jr., Judge of the Twelfth Judicial Circuit in Florence, South Carolina.

After her clerkship, she spent 12 years in prosecution. She served as an assistant solicitor and then became an assistant director of programs for the National District Attorneys Association, creating and presenting trial advocacy programs throughout the country. During her time as South Carolina's Traffic Safety Resource Prosecutor, she had the opportunity to train state prosecutors and law enforcement officials on impaired driving issues.

In August 2010, Ms. Van Vlake started working in default servicing for a large foreclosure firm in Columbia, South Carolina. She later joined Finkel Law Firm LLC after her family moved to the Charleston area. Ms. Van Vlake now practices in our firm's foreclosure division.

Practice Areas

  • Foreclosure

Education

  • J.D., University of South Carolina School of Law, Columbia, South Carolina, 1996
  • B.S., University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, 1992
  • Honors: Magna Cum Laude

Bar Admissions

  • South Carolina

Professional Organizations

  • South Carolina Bar

Previous Employment Positions

  • Honorable B. Hicks Harwell, Jr., Judge of the Twelfth Judicial Circuit in Florence, South Carolina, Law Clerk

Call our firm at (803) 403-1451 if you would like to speak with Ms. Van Vlake about your case.

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Serving the people and businesses of South Carolina for over forty years.