In Anderson County, South Carolina, if you have been accused of a criminal act, you need the assistance of experienced and determined criminal defense lawyers nearby. Significantly, due to harsh prison time being mandated for most crimes of violence of a high and aggravated nature, you need to have qualified, experienced legal assistance.
Acting as your Clemson criminal lawyers. Due to many sporting events at Clemson University, our legal team regularly acts as Clemson South Carolina criminal lawyers in those Anderson County and Pickens County arrests.
Fighting federal or state criminal cases. If you are helping someone close to you who is facing criminal law charges OR is the target of a criminal investigation or a federal sexual misconduct Title IX claim, call our legal firm. Having a criminal law attorney guiding your defense in Anderson South Carolina, Clemson SC, or other upstate SC cities like Spartanburg SC can be invaluable. Our goal is to keep a conviction off Anderson County criminal records.
Criminal Defense Lawyers in SC
It’s normal to be frightened, anxious and confused when you’re facing a potential legal charge. Once you shift this burden off your shoulders to ours, and you are defended by a knowledgeable criminal lawyer nearby, you can then get back to your life.
As our attorneys work on your criminal defense, you will be learning more about the legal system in South Carolina and your options for asking for a jury trial or possibly negotiating a reduced charge. Having trusted legal counsel will give you the resolve to challenge the State’s evidence against you.
Thus, if you (or someone close to you) has been charged with a misdemeanor or felony in the upstate counties in South Carolina, you can call our office for a no-cost initial consultation. Obtain your consultation from an Anderson County criminal defense attorney with our Price attorneys.
Our SC Litigation Firm Dates Back to 1906
The partners at Price Law Firm PA know South Carolina criminal laws. By starting their careers acting as a public defender (Powers Price) and a prosecutor with the Solicitor’s office, (James H. Price IV), both obtained intense training on the South Carolina Code and preparation for trials involving SC criminal laws and the related South Carolina criminal penalties.
Then, the 4th generation of Price criminal litigation attorneys both moved into private law practice with their father, their late James H. Price III (better known as Chip Price) to learn that side of the criminal justice system. Before his death on 2020, the SC Super Lawyer was widely regarded to be one of the best criminal defense attorneys in South Carolina.
Our Price lawyers are located in the downtown area of nearby Greenville SC. The Price Law Group attorneys offer their upstate SC criminal defense legal services as criminal lawyers Clemson SC in these places:
Anderson County Criminal Court defense for either misdemeanor or felony charges
Acting as private legal counsel in Municipal Courts in the following Cities:
- Clemson (but part of Clemson is in Pickens County)
- Easley (but part of Easley is located in Pickens County)
At Price Law Firm PA, our criminal defense attorneys provide legal assistance to clients accused of driving under the influence (DUI) and other misdemeanor traffic offenses (e.g., speeding, reckless driving, or leaving the scene of an accident) in the various city court locations.
Plus, they both will travel to smaller towns, and litigate in Municipal Courts that have courts in these Anderson County locations:
- West Pelzer
- Iva and
- Honea Path (part of the town of Honea Path, SC is in Anderson County)
Some of Price Law Firm’s Various Criminal Law Practice Areas
The professionals at Price Law Firm have a lot of experience in defending a wide variety of criminal law cases, ranging from sexual misconduct to child exploitation, rape, and federal organized crime offenses, as well as statutory rape.
Domestic Violence Cases, including defending a TRO (temporary restraining order) or helping a person get Bond for allegedly violating domestic violence laws (misdemeanor or felony) under South Carolina’s new criminal domestic violence laws, including 3rd degree domestic violence, 2nd degree and 1st degree.
Drug and Marijuana Possession, Sale, Transporting or Manufacturing Charges. When the alleged victim is a household member, domestic violence charges can be brought. Plus, when a person violates a protective order already in place, the South Carolina code of laws call for felony prosecution, in most cases, which involves mandatory jail time.
It is important to be aware of the serious repercussions of drug-related offenses, such as marijuana possession, and other misdemeanors and felonies. If the accused has a history of similar convictions or the amount of the drug is substantial, the penalties could be even more severe.
Until recreational marijuana is legalized, both state and federal laws mandate potentially severe sentences. To battle drug charges, a strong criminal defense lawyer needs to be familiar with the laws of search and seizure and all the available alternatives to jail time in the event of a conviction.
- Murder or aggravated assault
- Petite Larceny, Grand Larceny or Shoplifting (retail theft)
- Drunk Driving: DUI alcohol or DUI-drugs, fighting the NHTSA field sobriety tests
- Juvenile charges for various serious or petty crimes
- Criminal sexual conduct 3rd degree, sexual battery (rape) or child molestation.
- Burglary charges, breaking and entering of a residence or business
- Armed Robbery or Strong-Armed Robbery
- Credit card theft, computer theft or embezzlement
- Assault and Battery in the third degree or more serious aggravated battery charges, with moderate bodily injury
- Death-penalty eligible cases
- Statutory rape and the very restrictive SC “Romeo & Juliet” Law
- “White collar” crimes like federal Medicare fraud charges or other theft of government money (e.g., wire fraud) accusations or a federal RICO conspiracy case
Remember that SC DUI, reckless driving SC, or other serious traffic citations are not minor criminal charges for many of the potential clients that call our litigation team. Bringing our respective prior training as a public defender and as a state prosecutor, this diverse experience enables our lawyers to effectively represent clients across the spectrum of criminal charges, including:
Defending Clients As Their Anderson SC or Clemson SC Criminal Lawyers
With a lawyer consultation, what are you waiting for? Shift this constant source of stress off your shoulders and let our criminal law legal professionals go to work on your behalf. Dial 864-271-3535 and transfer the stress to our criminal lawyers near me.