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South CarolinaCriminal Defense Lawyers in Greenwood, South Carolina

The United States Constitution grants important rights to any person accused of a crime including due process, the right to a fair and speedy trial, the right to representation by counsel, the right to remain silent and to be free of unreasonable searches and seizures.


When choosing a criminal defense attorney in South Carolina, consider the lawyer's training, experience, ratings and reviews. Attorneys that practice within the criminal justice system tend to focus on certain types of cases in either state or federal court.


Most criminal defense attorneys provide a free consultation to discuss the facts of your case and defenses that might apply. Before you decide on which attorney to hire, meet with several different attorneys in their office to discuss the case and the attorney fees required for representation.


Once you decide which attorney to hire, make sure you and the attorney sign a written fee agreement or contract that describes the attorney fees required at each stage of the case including during pre-trial negotiations, motion hearings and a bench or jury trial.


A criminal defense lawyer in South Carolina should fight to protect the rights of his or her client in a criminal case against felony or misdemeanor charges... Read more »

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C. Rauch Wise

C. Rauch Wise
305 Main St.
Greenwood, SC 29646
Licensed for 52 years, C. Rauch Wise is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Alexis S Bell

Alexis S Bell
Whitener & Wharton, P.A.
600 Monument St. Sutie 208
Greenwood, SC 29646
Licensed for 14 years, Alexis S Bell is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Stephen Drew Geoly

Stephen Drew Geoly
Geoly, Sheek and Merritt, LLC
1225 S. Main St.
Greenwood, SC 29646
Licensed for 26 years, Stephen Drew Geoly is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Carson McCurry Henderson

Carson McCurry Henderson
The Henderson Law Firm, PC
109 Oak Ave.
Greenwood, SC 29646
Licensed for 23 years, Carson McCurry Henderson is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Shane Gorenson

Shane Gorenson
Box P-133
Greenwood, SC 29646
Shane Gorenson is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Elizabeth Charles Grose

Elizabeth Charles Grose
PO Box P-133 Ste. 208, Park Plaza
Greenwood, SC 29646
Elizabeth Charles Grose is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

W Townes Jones IV

W Townes Jones IV
116 W. Court
Greenwood, SC 29646
W Townes Jones IV is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Robert Edward Merritt

Robert Edward Merritt
PO Box 51103
Greenwood, SC 29649
Licensed for 37 years, Robert Edward Merritt is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Joshua Shaheen Nasrollahi

Joshua Shaheen Nasrollahi
133 Kingston Rd
Greenwood, SC 29649
Licensed for 11 years, Joshua Shaheen Nasrollahi is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Robert J. Reeves

Robert J. Reeves
Robert J. Reeves P.C.
4014 Clemson Blvd
Anderson, SC 29621
Licensed for 32 years, Robert J. Reeves is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended University of South Carolina School o... read more >

Joseph Collins Smithdeal

Joseph Collins Smithdeal
Ayers Smithdeal & Bettis, PC
PO Box 1268
Greenwood, SC 29648
Licensed for 29 years, Joseph Collins Smithdeal is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

William Chadwick Jenkins

William Chadwick Jenkins
Pope & Hudens, PA
1508 College Street
Newberry, SC 29108
Licensed for 22 years, William Chadwick Jenkins is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Brittany Dreher Tye

Brittany Dreher Tye
Senerius & Tye, Attorneys at Law
PO Box 4125
Anderson, SC 29622
Licensed for 13 years, Brittany Dreher Tye is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Steven M Krause

Steven M Krause
Krause Moorhead & Draisen, PA
207 E. Calhoun St.
Anderson, SC 29621
Licensed for 43 years, Steven M Krause is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer who attended Thomas M. Cooley School of Law... read more >

Ronnie M Cole

Ronnie M Cole
Cole Law Firm
1303 Ella St
Anderson, SC 29621
Licensed for 45 years, Ronnie M Cole is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI lawyer... read more >

Gordon Allan Senerius

Gordon Allan Senerius
Senerius & Tye
609 N Murray Ave
Anderson, SC 29622
Licensed for 42 years, Gordon Allan Senerius is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI lawyer... read more >

Joseph Ted Pierre

Joseph Ted Pierre
121A West Public Square
Laurens, SC 29360
Joseph Ted Pierre is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Bruce A Byrholdt

Bruce A Byrholdt
Chapman Byrholdt & Yon, LLP
PO Box 2506
Anderson, SC 29622
Licensed for 41 years, Bruce A Byrholdt is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Megan Joan Flannery

Megan Joan Flannery
Eighth Circuit Public Defender
600 Monument St.
Greenwood, SC 29646
Licensed for 13 years, Megan Joan Flannery is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Janna A Nelson

Janna A Nelson
Eighth Circuit Public Defender
600 Monument St. Suite 208
Greenwood, SC 29646
Licensed for 19 years, Janna A Nelson is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Christian Giresi Spradley

Christian Giresi Spradley
Moore Taylor & Thomas, PA
110 S. Main St.
Saluda, SC 29138
Licensed for 24 years, Christian Giresi Spradley is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Thomas Henry White IV

Thomas Henry White IV
White Diamaduros & Diamaduros
PO Drawer 643
Union, SC 29379
Licensed for 38 years, Thomas Henry White IV is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Druanne Dykes White

Druanne Dykes White
Druanne White Law Firm, PA
412 Marshall Ave
Anderson, SC 29621
Licensed for 36 years, Druanne Dykes White is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

William Patrick Yon

William Patrick Yon
Chapman Byrholdt & Yon, LLP
PO Box 2506
Anderson, SC 29622
Licensed for 29 years, William Patrick Yon is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Claude H Howe III

Claude H Howe III
PO Box 921
Clinton, SC 29325
Claude H Howe III is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Calvin Austin McDaniel

Calvin Austin McDaniel
1303 Ella St.
Anderson, SC 29621
Calvin Austin McDaniel is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Tara M Schultz

Tara M Schultz
PO Box 287
Laurens, SC 29630
Tara M Schultz is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

J. David Standeffer

J. David Standeffer
Standeffer & Harbin, LLP
1000 N. Main St. P.O. Box 35
Anderson, SC 29622
Licensed for 46 years, J. David Standeffer is a Criminal Defense and Civil Trial Law lawyer who attended University of South Carolina Schoo... read more >

Joseph T St. Pierre

Joseph T St. Pierre
121A West Public Square
Laurens, SC 29360
Licensed for 14 years, Joseph T St. Pierre is a Criminal Defense and Marijuana Law lawyer... read more >

Daniel L Draisen

Daniel L Draisen
Krause Moorhead & Draisen, PA
207 E Calhoun St
Anderson, SC 29621
Licensed for 24 years, Daniel L Draisen is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Steven Bradley LeFevre

Steven Bradley LeFevre
Krause Moorhead & Draisen, PA
207 E Calhoun St
Anderson, SC 29621
Licensed for 17 years, Steven Bradley LeFevre is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

John Kirkman Moorhead

John Kirkman Moorhead
Krause Moorhead & Draisen, PA
207 E. Calhoun St.
Anderson, SC 29621
Licensed for 27 years, John Kirkman Moorhead is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Matthew Price Turner

Matthew Price Turner
Turner & Burney, PC
PO Box 668
Laurens, SC 29360
Licensed for 18 years, Matthew Price Turner is a Criminal Defense and Personal Injury lawyer... read more >

Donna Katherine Anderson

Donna Katherine Anderson
Eighth Circuit Public Defender
PO Box 287
Laurens, SC 29360
Licensed for 13 years, Donna Katherine Anderson is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Robert A Gamble

Robert A Gamble
Tenth Circuit Public Defender
301 Camson Rd.
Anderson, SC 29625
Licensed for 55 years, Robert A Gamble is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Andrew Troy Potter

Andrew Troy Potter
Tenth Circuit Public Defender
PO Box 2722
Anderson, SC 29622
Licensed for 24 years, Andrew Troy Potter is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Glenn Scott Thomason

Glenn Scott Thomason
Tenth Circuit Public Defender
301 Camson Rd.
Anderson, SC 29625
Licensed for 33 years, Glenn Scott Thomason is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Jennifer Lane Johnson

Jennifer Lane Johnson
Tenth Circuit Public Defender
301 Camson Rd.
Anderson, SC 29625
Licensed for 24 years, Jennifer Lane Johnson is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >
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NBLSC Certification in Criminal Trial Advocacy - The National Board of Legal Specialty Certification is accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) to certify attorneys as specialists in criminal trial advocacy.



Nonprofit Legal Associations

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Founded in 1958, NACDL is the largest organization for criminal defense lawyers fighting to preserve fairness within America's criminal justice system. The organization has more than 10,000 direct members including criminal defense attorneys in private practice, public defenders in state or federal court, U.S. military defense counsel, law professors and judges.


South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

The SCACDL advocates for the criminal defense profession and sponsors Continuing Legal Education (CLE) seminars throughout the year.


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