Samuel C. Bauer

Trial Attorney - Partner

Samuel C. Bauer, or “Sam” to everyone who knows him, is a trial lawyer dedicated to the fields of criminal defense and personal injury. Sam takes pride in his long standing commitment to the people of the Low Country. Sam has appeared as counsel in some of the most complex civil and criminal trials heard in our State’s Courts and, when required, has taken appeals to the South Carolina Supreme Court. Among his outstanding credentials, Sam is death penalty certified by the Supreme Court, and is recognized by his peers for his dedication in the field of DUI defense. Sam is a former President of the Beaufort County Bar Association, President of the South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member of the South Carolina Trial Lawyers Association, and of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences. He is a frequent lecturer at legal education classes for both lawyers and judges. He has served as both a public defender and as a Municipal Court Prosecutor. Mr. Bauer’s motto is “Justice Must be Won.” When you take your case seriously, call Sam Bauer, and put his experience and diligence to work for you. Sam offers free consultations to his prospective clients.

Criminal Defense

  • DUI/DUS
  • Drug Charges
  • Major Felonies
  • Traffic Violations
  • Juvenile Crimes
  • Probation Hearings
  • Bond Reductions
  • Pardons
  • Records Cleared/Expungements

Personal Injury

  • Auto and Motorcycle Accidents
  • Wrongful Death
  • Slip and Fall Accidents
  • Boating/Watercraft Accidents
  • Drunk Driving Accidents
  • Trucking Accidents
  • Nursing Home Abuse and Negligence
  • Malicious Prosecution
  • Police Brutality

Why Choose Bauer & Metro, P.C.?

  • We Offer Free Initial Consultations
  • Aggressive & Respected Trial Lawyers
  • Mr. Bauer is Certified for Death Penalty Cases
  • Mr. Metro is a Certified Circuit Court Mediator
  • Recognized by The Island Packet as Reader’s Choice!
  • Hilton Head Monthly's Reader’s Choice of 2012!

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We strive to be ambassadors for our clients both in and outside the courtroom.

I was in Hilton Head for a friends wedding and had the misfortune of being pulled over and was arrested for DUI. Driving while under the influence is nothing to be taken lightly these days. It can affect your job and many other things due to not being able to operate a vehicle. In no way am i condoning drinking and driving, but let's face it, everyone makes mistakes. I was terrified! It felt like ... - Kye G