Call Today 888.304.2418
Experienced Criminal Defense Attorneys Contact Our Firm If You Face Domestic Violence Charges

Lexington Domestic Violence Attorney

Criminal Defense Attorney in South Carolina

Criminal Domestic Violence, or CDV, is one of the most serious and prolific criminal violations in South Carolina. A CDV arrest can arise out of a seemingly minor or insignificant incident once the police have become involved. The Law Office of James R. Snell, Jr., LLC, located in Lexington, South Carolina, can help you or your loved one after a misdemeanor or felony level domestic violence arrest.

CDV Charges are different than other criminal charges. There is frequently a no contact bond order put in place that can subject you to 30 days or more in jail for simply just talking or e-mailing your spouse or significant other. Additionally there is a no drop policy that will prevent law enforcement or the Court from dismissing your case - even upon the request of the alleged victim. A conviction may result in a jail sentence, even for a first offense, and all convictions come with a publicly available criminal record.

We recognize that frequently CDV arrests come as a result of a situation being blown out of proportion, or are made due to an error of judgment by law enforcement. Arrests result even in circumstances where no one was injured - and even when the one arrested originally called the police. We fight hard for our clients to prevent them from being labeled a criminal due to false, misleading or inaccurate allegations. James Snell is an experienced South Carolina Criminal Defense Attorney who has represented numerous clients charged with CDV.

To discuss your case with him please contact our office at (888) 301-6004. There is no cost to discuss your case with our office.

Learn More

  • Better Business Bureau - Accredited Business
  • South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • South Carolina Association for Justice
  • American Association for Justice
  • 10.0 Superb Rating on Avvo

Stay Updated

  • South Carolina Real ID Name Change

    South Carolina Real ID Name Changes Beginning May 15 th South Carolina citizens will be eligible to obtain Real ID compliant identification cards or ...

    View More
  • Foreclosure Defense Services Now Available

    If you have recently been served with a foreclosure lawsuit, you have a right to a full and complete legal defense. This is very different than ...

    View More
  • How to respond when your buyer backs out?

    Most people don't know, but I was a real estate agent back in the 90's. I was excited whenever I received a signed contract for sale on one of my ...

    View More

Get Started Today

We're Available to Schedule Immediate, Same-Day Consultations
  • Please enter your name.
  • This isn't a valid phone number.
  • Please enter your email address.
    This isn't a valid email address.
  • Please make a selection.
  • Please enter a message.