Legal issues of any kind can be intimidating and confusing. Our commitment is to provide attentive legal services executed by experienced attorneys who give you confidence and strength to resolve legal matters. Founded in 1996 by J. Preston "Pete" Strom, Jr, the former U.S. Attorney for South Carolina and Former President of the South Carolina Association for Justice, the Strom Law Firm, L.L.C. is a leader in resolving criminal, personal injury, workers' compensation and other complex legal problems. Mr. Strom has earned the highest ranking possible from the respected legal guide Martindale-Hubble, an AV-Rating.
Cases We Handle
Authoritative Legal Advice & Strategic Representation
Our South Carolina personal injury attorneys help victims who are hurt, disabled, or even killed through no fault of their own. As a victim, you have the right to seek compensation for injuries, lost wages, and medical expenses. We will secure the compensation you deserve. While you focus on getting better, we will focus on protecting your rights.
State Criminal Defense
An arrest for a crime puts your rights, your freedom, your family, and your livelihood at risk. The criminal defense attorneys at the Strom Law Firm, L.L.C. will fight to protect your rights and your professional future. Founded by former U.S. Attorney, our experience and familiarity with prosecutorial techniques provide the basis for experienced and effective legal representation. We will fight hard to have your charges reduced, or even dismissed.
Federal Criminal Defense
The Strom Law Firm, L.L.C. provides an aggressive and proactive criminal defense to every client we represent. When your freedom and economic stability are at stake, you need a lawyer with federal criminal defense experience. Being arrested or investigated for a crime can mean many things. What it does not mean is that you are guilty or that you have no rights. Our office is centrally located in Richland County, Columbia S.C. and handle criminal defense charges statewide. Give us a call today at 803.252.4800 and we will fight hard to have your charges reduced, or even dismissed.
Social Security and Veterans Benefits
Nearly, 80 to 90 percent of SSI disability claims are automatically denied. If you need Social Security disability benefits (SSDI) or Veterans benefits, you will need a social security disability lawyer or a veterans benefits lawyer to help you obtain them. A lawyer at Strom Law Firm, L.L.C. have represented hundreds of Social Security claimants in Columbia, South Carolina and throughout S.C. Our experienced disability attorney can see every case through to resolution.
Workers' Compensation Lawyers
Workers compensation is an insurance policy that employers must have for their workplace to make sure employees injured at work can obtain workers compensation benefits including medical treatment, financial assistance for lost wages, compensation for their personal injury, or anything that causes impairment towards your ability to work. If you've been injured on the job, chances are you aren't familiar with South Carolina's work injury laws. The Strom Law Firm, L.L.C. understands the impact that a work-related injury or injury's resulting in death have on you and your family. You need a workers compensation attorney who will seek justice on your behalf. Call one of our local workers compensation lawyers for a free consultation. We also do free home and hospital visits.
DUI Defense Attorney
Pleading guilty to a DUI charge without the advice of a criminal defense lawyer can have severe emotional and professional consequences. During our complimentary DUI case evaluation at the Strom Law Firm, L.L.C., we'll help you decide whether to plead guilty or not guilty and tell you the best way to proceed. Give us a call for a free DUI case review today.
Nursing Home Abuse
If you think that an elder loved one is a victim of nursing home abuse or nursing home neglect, give us a call. Nursing home abuse cases can be difficult under the law to get fair compensation because some experts discount an elderly person's personal injury and the diminished quality of life that results from those injuries.We believe the elderly deserve not to be abused or neglected by the nursing home that is charged with their elder care. If your loved one has been neglected and injured while under the care of a nursing home, contact the Strom Law Firm, L.L.C. nursing home abuse attorneys today for a free consultation to discuss your best possible course of action.
Federal and State drug charges in South Carolina carry some of the hardest narcotics penalties in the nation. When faced with drug charges, you need a drug defense criminal lawyer who knows how the criminal laws work and will fight to protect your rights. The experienced drug crime defense attorneys at Strom Law Firm, L.L.C. will aggressively defend your case whether you are under investigation or have been arrested for drug possession or drug trafficking in all State and the Federal Court in South Carolina as well as the Federal Courts in Georgia.Call our law firm for a free consultation
Car accidents occur on a daily basis in South Carolina. Even a minor auto accident can lead to severe injuries, permanent injuries or death. As a result,a automobile accident case, a motorcycle accident and especially a truck accident case is not simple. A car accident attorney at Strom Law Firm, L.L.C., understand what it takes to protect the rights of victims injured in car accidents.
If you owe the IRS money, you know that they want their money now. Tax debt can force you to face an IRS tax garnishment, IRS levy, and IRS tax liens while your debt continues to compound with penalties and interest.The situation can also have a huge impact on your family and personal life. The IRS has the power to audit your returns, seize your bank account, take your paycheck, and sell your assets. The experienced tax attorney at the Strom Law Firm will help you settle your tax debt even if you have failed to file. We also regularly act as tax attorney for those facing tax problems and need relief from the S.C Department of Revenue. Most SCDOR cases are handled out of Columbia, S.C. Call our office if you need help with a tax resolution.
Professional License Defense
In South Carolina, over forty professions are regulated by the Department of Labor Licensing and Regulation ("LLR"). The result of a disciplinary review or LLR investigation can have lasting implications on your personal life and professional career. Even a meritless claim can warrant representation by South Carolina professional license defense attorney who can protect what is at stake. Most cases are investigated by LLR in which is located in Columbia S.C. Give us a call today if you're being investigated by LLR or have a question about your professional license.
The death of a loved one brings more than just grief; in many cases probate litigation over the estate or trust become necessary for family members to get their fair share. If there is no will or someone has been cut out, some family members may need an experienced will contest attorney that can answer questions about the law on the administration, equitable division of their loved one's home, property, assets, and debts. Whether you have questions about planning for your own estate or trust or you need help in a will dispute or probating an estate, contact the experienced attorneys at theS trom Law Firm, in Columbia today for a free consultation.
The False Claims Act, also known as the Whistle Blower Act or a Qui Tam action, is intended to encourage people to come forward with information and assist the government in stopping the waste of government funds. At the Strom Law Firm, L.L.C. our qui tam lawyers have the experience and federal government contacts necessary to make sure that your rights are protected. To bring a qui tam case under the statute, an individual must have personal knowledge and actual evidence of fraud.
Class Action Litigation
Consumer protection actions, or class actions, can stem from several kinds of misconduct or defective products. The attorneys at Strom Law Firm, L.L.C. understand the complexities surrounding class action lawsuits. Contact our law firm today for a free review of the facts of your case.
Business and Commercial Litigation
As a business owner, corporate manager, or an executive, you know that as far as business is concerned, civil disputes, and civil litigation, will occur. The Strom Law Firm, L.L.C.'s commercial business litigation attorneys are focused on the representation of clients including: small businesses, individuals, officers, directors, public companies, and private corporations involved in complex business disputes in negotiations and trial.