Orangeburg, South Carolina

Orangeburg, South Carolina Drug Charge Defense Attorneys

The Strom Law Firm criminal defense attorneys are prepared to defend your Orangeburg drug charges in state criminal court.

About Orangeburg, South Carolina

orangeburg, sc mapLocated in South Carolina’s Piedmont Region between Columbia and Charleston, Orangeburg, SC is the county seat of Orangeburg County, South Carolina. Orangeburg is located between Columbia and Charleston and is known as “The Garden City”. Orangeburg is home to several prominent landmarks, including South Carolina State University, the only state funded, historically black land-grant institution in South Carolina.

A central part of Orangeburg’s identity, South Carolina State University calls Orangeburg County home. The site of some of the first Civil Rights protests in the 1960’s, SC State has played an integral part in attaining equal rights for minorities and beginning an era of social activism in the United States. Also located in Orangeburg is Claflin University, which brings similar prestige to the area.

Racial History is a point of historical interest in Orangeburg. Perhaps reaching a climax at the Orangeburg Massacre, civil rights protesters famously fought to defend their civil liberties.

Downtown Orangeburg, particularly Russell Street, is a popular area of town. Orangeburg has an active nightlife scene with different bars and restaurants open late. The community rallies itself around many famous local events, including Homecoming events and the Eutawville Thanksgiving Day Parade.

The Orangeburg Courthouse is located at 151 Docket Street, Orangeburg, SC 29115. Local and statewide law enforcement agencies have jurisdiction in Orangeburg. The Orangeburg County Sheriff is Leroy Ravenell, and inmates are held at the Orangeburg-Calhoun Regional Detention Center at 1520 Ellis Avenue, Orangeburg, SC 29118.

Orangeburg Drug Crime Attorneys

attorney meetingDrug crimes, at the State or Federal level, are always serious. Attorneys who have experience in the criminal justice system are an important facet of your defense. Drug crimes include myriad charges and different illegal behaviors and activities. No matter the charge, drug crimes should not be taken lightly.

The first step in any drug crimes defense is to analyze the specific facts of the case. The wide variety of drug crimes can be confusing, but an experienced attorney will dig into the specific accusations at hand. Directly following, we generally begin our defense and challenge the evidence presented by the prosecutor. We represent clients in all State and Federal Courts in South Carolina as well as the Federal Courts in Georgia.

Drug crimes may include any drug related incident or crime. The involvement of different drugs means that any particular case may carry various consequences. Schedule I drugs include Opioids, such as Heroin and Marijuana. Fentanyl, Codeine, and Morphine and examples of Schedule II drugs. Schedule III drugs can include Anabolic Steroids and Vicodin.

In South Carolina, drug charges carry serious consequences. Repercussions of drug charges depend on the allegations and unique set of charges in your case. Some of the potential consequences include probation, and prison time, and a felony on your criminal record- impeding your access to various rights and privileges

Legal representation, guaranteed by the law, is an essential aspect of defending drug crimes. At the Strom Law Firm, LLC our attorneys are dedicated to protecting the rights of our clients and providing aggressive representation for your case. Our attorneys have experience, training, and the know-how to vigorously defend your rights. If you are seeking drug crime defense, we offer a consultation on your case at no cost to you. To have a discussion about the facts of your case and a possible defense, please call the attorneys at the Strom Law Firm immediately.

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