My scientific background allows me to solve problems logically and technically, while my legal background provides the necessary experience to understand arguments and formulate creative avenues of success. Working now in government relations, I fuse my unique areas of expertise to progress client projects cost-effectively and efficiently.
Kayla Bingham comes to Adams and Reese with a primary focus on the intersection of government and business in South Carolina. Clients entrust her with various government relations matters and economic development projects. Kayla’s ties and expansive network within the government at all levels make her a strong advocate for her clients and enable her to drive results.
Kayla is a 2021 graduate of the University of South Carolina School of Law. While in law school, Kayla served as Research Editor for the ABA Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Journal. Additionally, Kayla worked directly with the Adams and Reese Litigation and Government Relations Teams as a law clerk drafting legal documents, performing client research, and participating in client development
Kayla has a master’s degree in medical science from the Medical University of South Carolina. She also is an undergraduate alumna of Furman University, where she graduated magna cum laude with a B.S. in Biology and a minor in Science Education.
Disclaimer: Kayla Bingham is not licensed to practice law.
- University of South Carolina School of Law, J.D., 2021, cum laude
- Medical University of South Carolina, M.S., 2018
- Furman University, B.S., 2014, magna cum laude
- Trinity Baptist Church member (20+ years)
- Volunteer for the Bingham Shull Springs Sunday School class at Trinity Baptist Church, 2020 - present
- Trunk-N-Treat volunteer, October 2015 - 2020
- Special Olympics Regional Volunteer, 2016, 2017
- A.R.E.S. Clinic Volunteer, 2015 - 2016
Areas of Practice
University of South Carolina School of Law
- President’s Honor List, Spring 2021
- Dean’s Honor List, Fall 2019, Fall 2020
- Oral Argument Honorable Mention, LRAW II
Medical University of South Carolina
- Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research’s 2015 Medical Student Anesthesia Research Fellowship Program Recipient, 2015 - 2016
- Received Honors in Molecules and Energetics Curriculum, Spring 2015
- Senior Leadership Award, Alpha Delta Pi, 2014
- Howard Hughes Medical Institute Fellow, 2011, 2012
- Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society Member, Inducted Fall 2011
- Hollingsworth Scholar, 2010 - 2014
- Palmetto Fellows Scholar, 2010 - 2014
Professional Affiliations & Memberships
- Alpha Delta Pi Sorority
Wilson, Sylvia H., MD; Wolf, Bethany J., PhD; Bingham, Kayla, BS; Scotland, Quiana S., MD; Fox, John M., MD; Woltz, Erick M., BS; Hebbar, Latha, MD, FRCA. Labor Analgesia Onset with Dural Puncture Epidural versus Traditional Epidural using a 26-Gauge Whitacre Needle and 0.125% Bupivacaine Bolus: A Prospective, Randomized Clinical Trial. Anesthesia and Analgesia. February 2018.