Shellie Dotterer – The Lovely Law Firm Injury Lawyers, South Carolina

Shellie Dotterer

Shellie Dotterer

Director of Operations

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Shellie moved to Myrtle Beach in July 2023 from the Blue Ridge Mountains of Roanoke, Virginia. While in Roanoke, she worked for a civil litigation defense law firm as their Executive Director handling day-to-day operations, Human Resources, Benefits, and a variety of other duties. Shellie earned her Bachelor’s degree from Averett University in Danville, Virginia, and is a self-proclaimed “data nerd”. She enjoys diving deep into reports, analyzing information, and determining how best to organize and then present that information.

Shellie’s husband is a Coastal Carolina alumnus and they are thrilled to be Coastal football season ticket holders – GO CHANTS! She and her husband have one son and two dogs. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, working out, teaching Zumba®, and almost any outdoor activity.


Get to know Shellie:


Where are you from?
Originally from Danville, VA but moved here from Roanoke, VA where we lived for 10+ years.

Where did you attend college?
Averett University

How many kids do you have?
Just one 19-year-old son

Do you have any pets?
2 dogs – Belle and Weston adopted rescue-pups

What do you like most about your job?
Looking at the data and the wonderful people I work with.

What do you enjoy doing in your free time?
Spending time outside and with friends/family.

What is your favorite food?
Wine can be considered food, right?

What’s a fun fact about you?
I LOVE to dance and am a Zumba instructor.

What are three words your friends/family would use to describe you?
Compassionate, loyal, and competitive.

What is your favorite movie?
The Family Stone

What fictional character do you most relate to?
Katniss Everdeen

What is a piece of advice you would give your younger self?
Give yourself some grace.

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