Crimes involving property are numerous in South Carolina
Some of the most widely charged of these crimes are:
- Malicious Injury to Personal Property
- Malicious Injury to Real Property
- Breach of Trust
A conviction of a property related crime is dangerous as a conviction can result in a prison sentence, fine, and collateral consequences. These convictions can especially harm employment opportunities as convictions of these crimes implies dishonesty on behalf of the defendant. Property crimes can be either misdemeanors or felonies, depending on the value of the property involved or the alleged actions of the defendant. When facing a property crime charge, there is too much at risk to not be represented by an attorney. Contact our local Charleston attorneys today for a free consultation.
What to expect when contacting my office?
During my time as the Prosecutor for the City of North Charleston, I handled hundreds of related cases. Now, I am using that experience to benefit clients as a defense attorney in Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester counties. All property related cases, from first offense cases through cases handled in the general sessions court, are serious because of the collateral consequences of a conviction.
My office offers free consultations for all property related cases. During our consult, we will discuss your case and I will explain your rights to you. If you decide to retain me, I will begin working to get you the best result I am able to for your charge. If you've been charged with a property related crime, contact me, an experienced Charleston, SC lawyer today.