Are you looking for a Columbia criminal defense attorney who will fight for your rights? Put your trust in the Law Offices of Lori S. Murray. As a criminal defense and personal injury attorney as well as a former prosecutor, Lori Murray brings extensive experience in both sides of defense to your case.
If you or a loved one is facing charges from a criminal offense, it’s crucial to seek the legal services of a seasoned criminal defense attorney as soon as possible. While many attorneys do not bring a prosecuting legal perspective to their criminal defense cases, choosing Lori Murray means you will have a thorough case analysis from all angles and representation that will position you for the best outcome.
Lori Murray has represented clients in more than 2,000 cases and knows the court processes inside and out. Her track record for success as a negotiator and a litigator encompasses a wide range of criminal cases.
Consequences of a Criminal Charge in South Carolina
All South Carolina criminal convictions carry the potential for some jail time, with maximum sentences beginning at one year in jail for Class C misdemeanors and reaching thirty years in prison for a Class A felony. Other consequences may include fines, probation, community service, court costs, and restitution to the victim of the crime.
Depending on the type of criminal charge, receiving a felony conviction may also lead to loss of several rights such as loss of voting rights, loss of gun rights, loss of driving privileges, and loss of government benefits, including food stamps and public housing. A misdemeanor or felony conviction will also show up on background checks for employers, property managers, and colleges, which may make life following a conviction difficult.
South Carolina Legal Services
At the Law Offices of Lori S. Murray, we believe that facing a criminal charge does not mean you should be treated unfairly. Lori Murray and the entire staff at our firm will treat you with the dignity and respect you deserve during this challenging time.
No matter the charges against you, you can expect exceptional legal services and attentive client care throughout all stages of the process, including:
- Free initial consultation so you can determine if we are the right legal team for your case.
- Flexible appointment times to meet your scheduling needs. We offer evening and weekend hours and will provide off-site meetings if necessary.
- Fast response times and open communication with your legal team. You will have direct access to your criminal defense lawyer, and we will always respond quickly to calls and emails.
- Transparent and forthright legal advice to give you a clear picture of your case and outcomes. You can trust Lori Murray will tell you the truth and help you make the most of your legal situation.
Schedule Your Free Consultation
You only have one chance to present the best defense possible for your criminal case. Make sure to get it right by choosing Lori Murray. Your future depends on it. Call 803-779-4472 now or connect with us through our online form to get started with a reliable Columbia criminal defense attorney.