Sumter, South Carolina

DUI Lawyer in Sumter, South Carolina

If you have been arrested on suspicion of DUI, you need a Strom Law DUI Defense lawyer to help guide you through this challenging time in Sumter, South Carolina.

Sumter, South Carolina

SUMTER, S.C. -- Sumters Iris Gardens are filled with artwork aside the garden itself April, 14, 2010. The Iris Gardens at swan lake boast the home of many floral attractions and avian species. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Amber E. N. Jacobs)

Sumter, SC is the largest town and county seat of Sumter County, South Carolina. The town is located just a few minutes from the intersections of Interstates 20 and 95 in Florence. The city is home to Shaw Air Force Base, a major U.S. Air Force Base, USC – Sumter, a regional 2 year campus of the University of South Carolina system, and is the hometown of U.S. Congressman Jim Clyburn.

Founded in 1941 as Shaw Field, the Shaw Air Force Base is one of the largest Air Force Bases in the world. The Air Force houses its largest F-16 Combat wing at Shaw Air Force Base. Shaw is an important contributor to the success of the County, contributing over $625 million in payroll and over 20,000 residents.

Sumter is home to a variety of popular roadways due to its central location and access to state hotspots. Sumter is 100 miles west of Myrtle Beach’s Grand Strand, a popular tourist destination. Sumter also plays home to a variety of bars and nightlife venues.

Sumter has a relatively high crime rate compared to the rest of South Carolina. Sumter is located at the core of the Sumter-Lee-Clarendon Tri-County area and was the 8th largest city in South Carolina for the 2010 census.

The Courthouse of Sumter County is an important county icon. The Sumter County Courthouse is located at 215 North Harvin Street, Sumter, SC 29150. Any law enforcement agency with jurisdiction can make an arrest in Sumter County. The active correctional facility in Sumter is the Sumter-Lee Regional Detention Center, located at 1250 Winkles Rd., Sumter, SC 29153.

DUI Defense Lawyers

Open Book and GavelDUI charges are far-reaching. Even just a DUI charge can be expensive and momentous. While DUI may either be a classified as a misdemeanor or a felony, it is always significant and will have an impact on your criminal history and driving record, and may affect your insurance rates.

A complicated set of guidelines dictates the legality of a DUI charge. As part of any DUI defense, the Strom Law Firm takes a long, hard look at the specific rules and nuances of DUI laws as they apply to any particular case; often, non-lawyers do not have such intricate knowledge of the system and procedure. Our attorneys will fight for your rights from the time of your DUI stop through court, which can mean the difference between conviction and acquittal.

Founded in Columbia, South Carolina in 1996, the Strom Law Firm practices throughout South Carolina and Georgia. Frequently attending court and visiting correctional facilities throughout the Southeast, our attorneys are prepared to defend your rights in a variety of venues.

DUI conviction means serious life-change. Consequences, including court costs, steep fines, and installation of an ignition interlock device in your automobile, are severe. Consequences vary for each case and may be fought with the help of an experienced defense attorney.

If you have been accused, arrested, or charged with Driving under the influence (of drugs OR alcohol), you need the experience of a seasoned DUI defense attorney right away. The sooner you contact our team, the sooner we can begin fighting on behalf of your rights.

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