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Steve Wayne Sumner

Steve Wayne Sumner


DUI / DWI and Criminal Defense Lawyer
Steve W. Sumner, Attorney at Law, LLC
Greenville, SC
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About Steve Wayne Sumner

Attorney Biography

Steve graduated from the USC School of Law in 1992. As a student, he was named to the "Order of the Wig and Robe"for superior academic achievement. Additionally, Steve was part of the "Mock Trial Competition" winning team at USC, which represented USC in the Southeastern regional of the national competition.

Steve served as a state court prosecutor from 1992 to 1994. His primary case load consisted of prosecuting DUI, Felony DUI, Reckless Homicide and Traffic offenses.

In 1997, Steve opened his own practice as a criminal defense attorney, with a special focus on defending clients accused of DUI, Felony DUI, all driving offenses and drug cases.

Steve currently represents clients in over 25 courts in Upstate South Carolina. These courts include Greenville, Anderson, Spartanburg, Pickens and Laurens counties; as well as the city/municipal courts of Greenville, Anderson, Spartanburg, Simpsonville, Mauldin, Greer, Fountain Inn, Easley, Clemson, Central, and Laurens.


Practice Areas

 
DUI / DWI (60%)
 
Criminal Defense (25%)
 
Marijuana Law (15%)

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Résumé - Steve Wayne Sumner

Bar Licenses

South Carolina State Bar
South Carolina
Member in Good Standing
1992

Work Experience

Steve W. Sumner, Attorney at Law, LLC
Steve Sumner Law Firm
1997Present

South Carolina State Prosecutor
19921994

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Education

University of South Carolina School of Law
1992

Associations

National College for DUI Defense
General Member
National College for DUI Defense

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Member
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Member
South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Member
Cole-Huff DUI Defense Group

Member
American Bar Ass'n Criminal Justice Section

Member
South Carolina Trial Lawyers Association

Member
South Carolina Bar Association

Member
Greenville Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

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Awards & Honors

Top 100 Trial Lawyers
The National Trial Lawyers
2015

Business of Integrity Award for Customer Service
Better Business Bureau of the Upstate
2014

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Commercial Recognitions

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Recognized for Professional Involvement
Lawyer Legion
2021

South Carolina Super Lawyers
Super Lawyers
2015

AV Rating
Martindale Hubbell
2015

Superb Rating
Avvo
2013

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Steve Wayne Sumner
Steve W. Sumner, Attorney at Law, LLC
1088 N Church St
Greenville, SC 29601
www.upstatedui.com
Office: 864-235-3834
Fax: 864-233-8781

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Nonprofit Organizations

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.


National College for DUI Defense, Inc. -

The NCDD is the largest non-profit, professional organization of criminal defense attorneys focused specifically on defending DUI / DWI and drunk driving related criminal charges throughout the United States and Canada.


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