Types of Criminal Cases We Handle
We are well-versed in South Carolina’s criminal justice system. As a local law firm with deep roots in the community, we are intimately familiar with the local court system, judges, and juries. Our team has experience handling a wide range of criminal matters and is ready to represent you.
We can assist you with the following criminal defense cases:
- DUI: Driving under the influence (DUI) is a serious offense in South Carolina. Our experienced attorneys at Bauer & Metro, P.C. can help individuals facing DUI charges build a strong defense strategy to protect their rights and minimize the potential consequences.
- Drug crimes: Drug possession and other drug charges can result in severe penalties. Our skilled lawyers have extensive knowledge of South Carolina drug laws and can provide the necessary guidance to individuals facing drug charges.
- Burglary: Burglary charges can have long-lasting consequences. Our team of criminal defense attorneys has successfully handled numerous burglary cases in South Carolina and can help develop a robust defense strategy tailored to your specific situation.
- Assault: Assault charges can have serious implications on an individual's personal and professional life. At Bauer & Metro, P.C., our attorneys have a proven track record of defending clients against assault charges and ensuring their rights are protected throughout the legal process.
- Domestic violence: If you have been accused of domestic violence, you face significant repercussions, from prison time to reputational damage and the loss of certain rights. Our attorneys can help defend you against domestic violence charges and work to reduce the consequences you face.
Please note that this is not an exhaustive list; if you or someone you love is facing any type of criminal charge, reach out to Bauer & Metro, P.C. to learn how we can help.
Protecting Your Rights After an Arrest
If you or someone you know has been arrested, it is essential to take immediate steps to protect your rights and ensure you receive the best possible legal representation.
Here are some important actions to consider:
- Remain calm: It is crucial to stay calm and composed during this challenging time. Panicking or making hasty decisions can potentially harm your defense.
- Exercise the right to remain silent: Exercise your right to remain silent until you have legal representation. Remember, anything you say can be used against you in court.
- Seek legal representation: Contact a reputable criminal defense attorney as soon as possible. An experienced lawyer, such as ours at Bauer & Metro, P.C., can guide you through the legal process, protect your rights, and develop a solid defense strategy.
- Understand plea options: Defendants have various plea options available to them, including guilty, not guilty, and no-contest pleas. Our skilled attorneys can explain the implications of each option and help you determine the best course of action.
We are here to protect your rights throughout the legal process. Although you may be facing serious penalties, know that you do not have to navigate these challenges on your own.
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How Our Bluffton Criminal Defense Lawyers Can Help
Bauer & Metro, P.C. is a highly respected criminal defense law firm with decades of experience handling a wide range of criminal cases throughout the South Carolina Lowcountry. Our team of skilled attorneys has a deep understanding of the local legal system and is committed to providing exceptional representation to clients. Whether you are facing DUI charges, drug possession allegations, burglary accusations, or assault charges, our lawyers have the knowledge and experience to protect your rights and fight for the best possible outcome.
If you or someone you know is facing criminal charges in South Carolina, don't hesitate to reach out to Bauer & Metro, P.C. Our dedicated team of criminal defense attorneys is here to help.