September 9, 2014
2017 Super Lawyers

CDV, Possession of a Firearm and Expungements

Most people do not realize that a misdemeanor conviction for a Criminal Domestic Violence in South Carolina makes it illegal to possess a firearm.  Very few people realize that paying a fine and doing some counseling classes also results in the loss of the 2nd Amendment right to bear arms. […]
August 1, 2014
Law gavel

Criminal Charges – The Family Court Strategy “Du Jour”

The Family Court has always been a place where high emotion can take the place of rational thought.  More to the point, when custody and visitation of children are at stake, the obligation to tell the truth and nothing but the truth takes a back seat to winning at any […]
February 10, 2014
scales of justice

Jury Trials In The Age Of Facebook

Having represented defendants accused of committing crime for almost 19 years, I have been in well over 60 jury trials.  In that time, I have been on the front-lines of what works with juries and what does not.  From time to time, I re-examine the way a case is presented.  […]