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J. Michael DeTreville

J. Michael DeTreville

also known as J. Michael DeTreville

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Personal Injury, DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense

About Me

DeTreville Law & Mediation, LLC is a general practice practice law firm focusing on family court litigation and non-litigation dispute resolution, criminal law and DUI defense, and serious personal injuries.


The firm is a family-owned and operated by Charleston natives who bring a combined 30+ years of experience to their client's legal needs.


DeTreville Law & mediation is conveniently located on St. Andrews Blvd. in West Ashley, minutes from most parts of town.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Divorce & Separation: 70%
    10 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 10%
    10 years
  3. DUI & DWI: 10%
    10 years
  4. Personal Injury: 10%
    10 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250/hour), Contingent (25-40%), Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Daniel Augustine Harvill

    Mike is one of the smartest people I have ever met. I have known him for over 20 years on a personal basis as well as a professional basis. I recommend every inquiry that I receive that is based in South Carolina to Mike DeTreville. I highly recommend his services.

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    Daniel Harvill Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Julianne Meggs Stokes

    Michael is an excellent attorney to whom I refer cases when I can.

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    Julianne Stokes Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

DeTreville Law & Mediation, LLC

714 St Andrews Blvd
Charleston, SC, 29407

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
SCGood Standing200503/07/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Client Distinction AwardMartindale-Hubbell2015
Top Contributor, DivorceAvvo2013
CALI Award, Products LiabilityUniversity of South Carolina2005
Luther Lee ScholarUniversity of South Carolina2005

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
MemberDeTreville Law & Mediation, LLC2011 - Present
AssociatePatricia O. DeTreville, PA2005 - 2011
Law ClerkRichardson Patrick Westbrook and Brickman2004 - 2005
Law ClerkBarnwell Whaley Patterson & Helms, LLC2003 - 2003

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2011 - Present
American Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2005 - Present
Charleston County Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Bennett v. Rector, 389 S.C. 274 (Ct.App. 2010)Affirmed trial verdict for client.
Davis v. Davis, 372 S.C 64 (Ct.App. 2006)Verdict for Plaintiff affirmed.

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
South Carolina Trial Objections ManualAssistant Editor2010

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of South CarolinaLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
University of South CarolinaPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2001