Our firm is dedicated to seeking justice for all of our clients. We understand the devastating impact these issues can have on you and your family, and you can trust that we will work tirelessly to protect your legal rights and interests.

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South Carolina Criminal Defense Lawyers

As a former prosecutor and criminal defense attorney, Douglas Jennings Jr. has been involved in thousands of criminal cases over the past 30-plus years. He has substantial experience trying criminal cases in the Court of General Sessions in South Carolina. His vast criminal law experience spans the spectrum of criminal offenses, including everything from minor infractions and misdemeanors to serious felonies such as murder, drug trafficking, grand larceny and conspiracy. Click here for a news article on a not guilty verdict in a murder trial in Dullerton County. Click here for a news article on a not guilty verdict in a murder trial in Marlboro county.

You can trust that we will use this experience, skill and commitment to defend your rights and to achieve the best possible results in your case. The firm also has considerable experience helping out-of-state clients charged in South Carolina to successfully navigate our criminal justice system on charges ranging from traffic violations to felonies.

We also provide seasoned legal representation to law enforcement and other public officials in South Carolina.

We provide effective criminal defense services to those charged with all crimes, in state and federal courts including those related to:

A criminal charge of any type can have serious and lasting consequences, including the establishment of a criminal record, fines, probation, house arrest, jail and prison time — among many others. If you have been charged with a criminal offense, we understand how high the stakes are, and you can rest assured that we will treat your case as the most important case that we have — because it is. Talking with a criminal defense lawyer as soon as possible is critical to mounting an effective defense. Remember, if you have been charged with a crime, you have the right to have an attorney present at every proceeding.

Check out a sampling of other successful results on our Verdicts/Settlements page.

Contact the Douglas Jennings Law Firm, LLC, today for your free consultation and to speak with a criminal defense lawyer dedicated to protecting you, your finances, your freedom and your future.


VERDICT: $10,650,000.00 – Auto Accident – Wrongful DeathBetween $4 million and $4.2 million – Dram Shop Alcohol Liability$500,000.00 – Auto/18-wheeler Truck Accident

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Douglas Jennings Law Firm, LLC
P.O. Drawer 995
151 Broad Street
Bennettsville, SC 29512

Local: 843-535-4714
Toll Free: 800-639-8078
Fax: 843-479-2866
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Charleston office
225 Seven Farms Drive
Suite 202
Charleston, SC 29492

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