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Dayne C. Phillips

Dayne C. Phillips

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Appeals

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2011

  1. Criminal Defense: 99%
    1 year
  2. Appeals: 1%
    1 year

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Dale Martin Savage

    I endorse this lawyer. I have consulted Dayne for advice before as he is incredibly knowledgable and his research skills are above most. If Dayne is your lawyer, he will present the best defense available to you.


    Dale Savage Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Tristan M Shaffer

    I have known this lawyer since High School. He is very talented and dedicated to his clients.


    Tristan Shaffer Appeals Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Lexington County Public Defender's Office

407 West Main St
Lexington, SC, 29072-2643


SCGood Standing201107/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Assistant Public DefenderEleventh Judicial Circuit Public Defender's Office2013 - Present
Appellate DefenderAppellate Division, South Carolina Commission on Indigent Defense2011 - 2013
Administrative Hearing OfficerSouth Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce2011 - 2011
Law ClerkBluestein, Nichols, Thompson & Delgado, LLC2006 - 2011

Association NamePosition NameDuration
South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense LawyersBoard of Directors2014 - 2015
Lexington County Bar AssociationMember2014 - Present
United States Supreme CourtMember2014 - Present
South Carolina BarMember2011 - Present
South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2011 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
State v. Jackson, Op. No. 5278 (SC Ct. App. filed November, 5, 2014)Reversed murder and armed robbery convictions
State v. Robinson, 408 S.C. 268, 758 S.E.2d 725 (Ct. App. 2014), Op. No. 5224 (SC Ct. App. filed April 23, 2014)Reversed trafficking cocaine conviction
State v. Moore, 404 S.C. 634, 746 S.E.2d 352 (Ct. App. 2013), Op. No. 5160 (SC Ct. App. filed July 17, 2013)Reversed trafficking cocaine conviction

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of South Carolina School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2010
University of South CarolinaPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2007
Charleston School of LawN/ATransferredN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense LawyersCriminal Defense 1012015
Orientation School for Magistrate and Municipal JudgesConstitutional Rights2015
Orientation School for Magistrate and Municipal JudgesConstitutional Rights2014