Criminal Defense Lawyer—Charleston, SC Small Firm. Big Practice. 

Charleston Criminal Defense Lawyer

Fighting Criminal Accusations in Charleston, Summerville & Throughout South Carolina

If you have been accused of a crime, get in touch with a our criminal defense lawyers in Charleston, SC right away. At Thurmond Kirchner & Timbes, P.A., our dedicated criminal defense attorneys in Charleston, SC, including Lead Counsel Paul Thurmond, have years of courtroom experience on both sides of the aisle. Our criminal lawyers are thorough, aggressive, and discreet. Each of our attorneys brings extensive experience practicing criminal defense in South Carolina.

We work hard to ensure your rights are protected throughout every step of your case. Schedule a free consultation with a Charleston criminal attorney by calling (843) 790-0083 or by contacting us online.

Types of Cases We Handle

At Thurmond Kirchner & Timbes, P.A., our criminal defense attorneys in Charleston provide aggressive and effective representation. We help clients accused of misdemeanors and felonies in state and federal courts.

Our South Carolina law firm takes on a range of criminal matters, including:

  • Traffic Offenses: Violating traffic laws or engaging in any illegal conduct while operating a motor vehicle.
  • Drug Crimes: Any illegal conduct involving controlled substances, including drug possession, drug manufacturing, and drug trafficking.
  • White Collar Crimes: Financially motivated offenses taking place in corporate settings.
  • Violent Crimes, including Assault & Battery: Offenses involving the use of violence or the threat of bodily harm to another person.
  • DUI: Driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
  • Juvenile Crimes: Crimes committed by individuals under 18.
  • Domestic Violence: Abusive and/or violent acts committed by one member of a household against another.

Our criminal defense lawyers have handled numerous complex cases. Thus, we know how to effectively guide you through the charge you are facing. No matter the offense you’ve been accused of, our Charleston criminal attorneys will work hard toward a favorable result on your behalf.

Why You Need to Hire a Criminal Defense Attorney

A criminal defense lawyer’s ultimate goal is to seek the best possible result for you, whether it is through dismissal of the charges, deferment programs, resolution through victim restitution, or entering a plea to a lesser charge.

At Thurmond Kirchner & Timbes, P.A., we work closely with you to explain the charges and any collateral consequences that might arise. Our team of dedicated Charleston criminal defense lawyers will give you straight answers and a clear understanding of your options, allowing you to make informed decisions. We know how important it is to minimize public exposure and protect your reputation when resolving the charges against you.

As criminal defense attorneys in Charleston, we also believe it is important not only to help with the problem but also to address other issues or concerns that might have contributed to its cause to further mitigate the potential penalties.

If you’re being investigated or have been accused of a crime, call our Charleston criminal defense lawyers now at (843) 790-0083.

We Give Our Clients Hope

Opinions from Those Who Matter Most
    Qualified Attorney With High Character and Integrity

    “Chris Romeo (and his team) exceeded my expectations when handling an auto accident case for me.”

    - J.W.
    Masterful Results

    “No one thinks of litigation as fun, however, in my own complicated case, I can tell you Jesse Kirchner not only made it "fun" but actually, interesting.”

    - L.H.
    They Work Hard & Get The Job Done For You!

    “We are very pleased with Christopher Romeo and his Paralegal April Warford. They work hard to get the job done for you.”

    - A.E.
    I Was Never Once Judged

    “Mr. Thurman and his staff were very professional and efficient. They worked hard to get my case dismissed.”

    - C.P.
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Awards & Professional Affiliations

Respected By Our Clients & Peers
  • Charleston City Paper's 2021 Best DUI Attorney
  • BBB A+
  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent
  • South Carolina Bar
  • Top 40 Under 40
  • Avvo Client's Choice 2017
  • Martindale Hubbell
  • Avvo Top Attorney 10.0
  • National Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers 5 Years
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers 5 Years
  • Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers 5 Years
  • National Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • Charlestons Choice
  • Super Lawyers
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Why Choose Our Firm?

Knowledge. Experience. Results.
  • We Educate Our Clients on the Legal Process With Its Inherent Risks & Rewards
  • Our Firm Develops a Unique Strategy for Each Case
  • We Are Boutique Firm With Large Firm Experience & Reputation
  • Each Client Receives Transparent Communication & Personalized Attention
  • Your Initial Consultation Is Free & Confidential
  • Our Firm Is Top-Rated & Award-Winning

We Give Our Clients Hope

Opinions From Those Who Matter Most
    Qualified Attorney With High Character and Integrity

    “Chris Romeo (and his team) exceeded my expectations when handling an auto accident case for me.”

    - J.W.
    Masterful Results

    “No one thinks of litigation as fun, however, in my own complicated case, I can tell you Jesse Kirchner not only made it "fun" but actually, interesting.”

    - L.H.
    They Work Hard & Get The Job Done For You!

    “We are very pleased with Christopher Romeo and his Paralegal April Warford. They work hard to get the job done for you.”

    - A.E.
    I Was Never Once Judged

    “Mr. Thurman and his staff were very professional and efficient. They worked hard to get my case dismissed.”

    - C.P.
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