Sarah Rand-McDaniel is a general litigation associate in the Columbia office. Sarah graduated summa cum laude from the University of South Carolina in 2008, and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics with a minor in Vocal Performance. Sarah worked in finance in her hometown of Charleston before going to law school in 2010.
While attending the University of South Carolina School of Law, Sarah was an active member of the Mock Trial Bar and served as the Associate Justice of External Competitions. She was awarded the Karen M. Lee Scholarship for her dedication to academic pursuits and concern for the welfare of her colleagues. Upon graduation in 2013, Sarah was also awarded the Compleat Lawyer Bronze Award. Prior to working for Howser Newman & Besley, LLC, Sarah served as a staff attorney for the South Carolina Supreme Court from 2013-2015. Sarah enjoys traveling, Gamecock football, and spending time in Charleston with friends and family.