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Criminal Defense

At Bernstein and Bernstein, our South Carolina criminal defense lawyers have the legal skills, knowledge and experience to successfully defend clients who have been accused of serious crimes. We are licensed in both the federal and state courts in South Carolina.  If you have been charged with any criminal offense in South Carolina, you need a local South Carolina attorney to provide you with effective and skilled legal representation.

Our criminal defense law firm has the ability to represent clients involved in an expansive range of alleged criminal situations, including –

Traffic Crimes

  • DUI
  • Driving Under Suspension
  • Reckless Driving
  • Vehicular Manslaughter

Property Crimes

  • Arson
  • Burglary
  • Robbery
  • Theft & Larceny

Drug Crimes

  • Drug Cultivation & Manufacturing
  • Drug Possession
  • Marijuana Possession
  • Drug Distribution & Trafficking
  • Prescription Fraud

White Collar Crimes

  • Bribery
  • Extortion
  • Embezzlement
  • Forgery & Counterfeiting
  • Fraud
  • Identity Theft

After you are charged with serious crime, the investigation process can create a huge amount of stress. If you are convicted, the consequences can be devastating and change the course of your life permanently. When so much is at stake, choosing the right attorney is detrimental to your future. You need an attorney who will serve as a stabilizing force in your life and help guide you through the trying days you face.  The lawyer you choose should have an intimate understanding of the law and strong relationships with peers. Your criminal defense attorney should have a proven record of criminal defense and be willing to work tirelessly to defend your rights and protect your freedom.

Contact Bernstein and Bernstein to ensure that your case is defended by qualified criminal defense attorneys with a dedication to clients.