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Columbia, SC Criminal Defense Lawyers

241 lawyers specializing in Criminal Defense are available in the Columbia, SC area.

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Columbia has 241 Criminal Defense Attorneys with 578 Reviews

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    Marion Moise Moses

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    The Law Offices of Marion M. Moses, LLC
    2909 Devine Street, Columbia, SC
    61 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 22 years
    South Carolina Criminal Defense Attorney With Over 20 Years Experience.

    Practice area
    30% Criminal Defense, 20% DUI & DWI, 15% Personal Injury and more

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    SC, Active since 2001
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    Victor K. Li

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    Li Law Firm LLC
    2127 Park Street, PO Box 7284, Columbia, SC
    24 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.3 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
    You Deserve The Best Defense.

    Practice area
    40% Criminal Defense, 20% Car Accidents, 20% DUI & DWI and more

    Cost
    Free Consultation
    Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs
     30 minutes

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    SC, Active since 2007
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    Luke A. Shealey

    The Shealey Law Firm, LLC
    2008 Lincoln St, Columbia, SC
    4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 17 years
    An experienced criminal defense attorney providing powerful representation for you.
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    Jack B. Swerling

    Jack B. Swerling
    1720 Main St. #301, Columbia, SC
    7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 50 years
    Review: Thank you Jack Swerling for taking our case and doing an outstanding job in getting the case dismissed. What initially was a stressful time for my family turned into a time of confidence after speaking with you. You treated us as though we were yo...

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    25% Criminal Defense, 25% Violent Crime, 25% Federal Crime and more

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    SC, Active since 1973
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    Fred Wallace Woods

    The Woods Law Firm - Columbia Office
    3501 North Main Street, Columbia, SC
    59 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 27 years
    Freddy is an attorney licensed to practice in the State of South Carolina. Freddy completed his undergraduate degree in Political Science with a Minor in International Business, graduating from the University of South Carolina in 1991. He did post...
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    Eleanor Duffy Cleary

    Cleary Law LLC
    2725 Devine St, Columbia, SC
    14 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.6 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 29 years
    I have deep roots in South Carolina. I am a native South Carolininian and I went to Richland School District One schools. I grew up on Harden Street right up from Five Points. I am a dedicated Gamecock, having attended USC for undergrad and law sc...
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    Seth C. Rose

    Seth Rose, Attorney at Law
    1528 Blanding Street, Columbia, SC
    34 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.6 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
    Seth Rose is a former Richland County Prosecutor and founder of the Law Office of Seth Rose, LLC. Known for being hardworking, responsive, and effective.
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    Vicki Koutsogiannis

    Law Office of James R. Snell, Jr., LLC
    1735 St. Julian Place, Suite 302, Columbia, SC
    10 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 9 years
    Vicki Koutsogiannis is a regular fixture in midlands area courts. She has experience in negotiation and in the trial of criminal defense and civil matters, including cases such as drug distribution, domestic violence, and DUI. She offers in-person...
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    James Ross Snell

    Law Office Of James R. Snell, Jr., LLC
    1735 St. Julian Place, Suite 302, Columbia, SC
    10 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 19 years
    Facing a serious legal case in Lexington or Columbia? Our office helps those charged with serious criminal offenses save their employment, freedom and standing in the community. We have been helping area residents since 2004, and is an A+ accredit...
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    Rose Mary Parham

    Parham Law Firm, LLC
    1201 Main Street, Suite 1912, Columbia, SC
    8 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.5 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 28 years
    Highly Experienced & Aggressive Attorney Helping Clients Throughout South Carolina.
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    Dayne C. Phillips

    Dayne Phillips Criminal Defense Lawyer
    1614 Taylor Street, Suite D, Columbia, SC
    6 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 12 years
    Dayne has dedicated his life to defending those who are wrongfully accused or who have made an unfortunate mistake and need help. He is committed to personalized, passionate, and professional representation of his clients. No matter the crime or c...
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    Zoe Sanders

    The Sanders Law Firm of South Carolina LLC
    1727 Hampton St, Columbia, SC
    7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 31 years
    Alex and Zoe Sanders have a combined 78 years of experience in practicing law. Alex and Zoe Sanders are father and daughter. They formed the firm to help people and businesses who find themselves involved in the justice system. Alex Sanders is a t...
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    Lacey Marie Thompson

    Thompson & Hiller Defense Firm
    2016 Lincoln St., Columbia, SC
    21 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.8 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 10 years
    My name is Lacey Thompson, and I am a criminal defense attorney in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina and Columbia, South Carolina. I started my career in criminal defense at the Frederick Law Office, and I have been hooked since my first day. I never w...
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    Daniel D. Kienker

    Law Ofc. of Daniel D. Kienker
    1527 Blanding St, The Law Office Of Daniel D Kienker, Columbia, SC
    13 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.8 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 23 years
    Whether you are seeking a Divorce with issues of child support, alimony, property division, or perhaps hoping to adopt a child, you can be sure I will represent you with, integrity, dilgence, and treat your concerns as though my own personal conce...
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    John A O'Leary

    O'Leary Associates, P.A.
    714 Calhoun St, Columbia, SC
    6 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.4 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 53 years
    Review: Mr. O'leary was hired to represent my father after the SC DMV improperly revoked his license. John was personable, knowledgeable, and willing to fight. The DMV recognized the error and reversed their decision before the scheduled hearing. Had it n...
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    Robert M.P. Masella

    Masella Law Firm, P.A.
    917 Calhoun St, Columbia, SC
    16 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.6 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 28 years
    After graduating from Winthrop College in 1985, Robert Masella went on to become a key member of the business world. It was here that he excelled substantially, rising to the role of a top producer at a Fortune 100 Company. After his success in th...
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    Joseph Leigh Leventis

    Leventis Law Firm, LLC.
    1913 Bull Street, Columbia, SC
    3 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.1 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 9 years
    A lifelong resident of Columbia, South Carolina, Joe holds both a B.S. (2009) and a J.D. (2013) from the University of South Carolina. While attending law school, Joe served as a law clerk at the Fifth Judicial Circuit Solicitor’s Office; after gr...
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    Joseph Preston Strom

    6923 N. Trenholm Rd., Columbia, SC
    1 review
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 39 years
    Joseph Preston “Pete” Strom, Jr. was born in Columbia, South Carolina in 1959. He attended the University of South Carolina and graduated in 1981 with a Bachelor of Arts. While attending the University of South Carolina, Pete served as President o...
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    Christopher S. Truluck

    Truluck Law Firm, LLC
    1720 Main Street, Suite 104, Columbia, SC
    2 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.9 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 15 years
    In 2008 I graduated from the University of Miami's School of Law and immediately moved to South Carolina to practice criminal law. Within my first two years of practice I argued before the Supreme Court of South Carolina and helped to change the l...
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    Theresa N. Johns

    Theresa Johns, P.A.
    1720 Main St Ste 202, Columbia, SC
    3 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.5 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 33 years
    Preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of SC and the United States of America is my pledge to each and every one of my clients. My clients depend on me to stand up for them in times where they need a strong voice. I have dedicated my life t...

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