Criminal Law

If you have been questioned by police, are under investigation or have already been charged with a criminal offense in Charleston County or surrounding counties in South Carolina, don't wait to find out what the prosecutor will do next. You need to start protecting your rights immediately — your freedom and your future may be on the line.

Criminal defense lawyer Michael DuPree has been working hard on behalf of individuals facing criminal charges in municipal and state criminal justice courts in Charleston County, Colleton County, Dorchester County and Berkeley County and statewide in South Carolina, for nearly 25 years.

Former Senior Assistant Solicitor For Charleston County

Attorney Michael DuPree knows his way around the legal system. He believes that every case has an opportunity for a sound defense and every client deserves vigorous legal representation under our state and U.S. Constitution. Whether you are facing a minor misdemeanor or a serious felony offense, Mr. DuPree will work zealously to help you obtain the most favorable outcome possible.

Attorney DuPree's experience in criminal defense litigation includes:

  • Drug charges, including possession and felony trafficking offenses, prescription drug offenses
  • DUI defense, including assault or manslaughter charges resulting from drunk driving accidents
  • Sex crimes, including cases involving the South Carolina sex offender registry
  • Juvenile court offenses
  • White collar crime and fraud, including credit card ID theft, check forgery, embezzlement
  • Property crimes, including theft, robbery, burglary and possession of stolen property
  • Violent crimes, including homicide, assault charges and domestic violence
  • Post-conviction offenses, including probation and parole violations
  • Immigration violations, including removal offenses
  • Municipal offenses, including serious traffic violations, disturbing the peace and municipal code violations

Call Now For A Free Consultation With Criminal Defense Lawyer Michael DuPree

Call us at 843-371-5189 to schedule an immediate consultation with attorney DuPree. If you are facing an immigration violation and possible removal, call 843-460-5706 to speak with someone in Spanish. We operate a 24/7 answering service, so you can call to leave a message anytime. You may also send us an email with a brief description of the criminal charges you are facing. We offer a free initial consultation.