South Carolina Drug Charges

Strom Law Firm Criminal Defense Attorneys: Defending your Drug Charges in State Criminal Court

If you have been arrested on drug charges, and are worried about your personal and professional livelihood, you can rest assured that we are here to help.  We know the system, we understand the law, and we will pursue every avenue available to protect your rights.

Federal and State drug charges in South Carolina carry stiff penalties which can result in prison time. When faced with a drug charge, you need a lawyer who knows how the system works and will fight to protect your rights.

Immediately after being hired as your criminal defense attorney, we will begin challenging the evidence presented by the prosecutor. Every drug case is unique. If you have been arrested on drug charges in South Carolina, the Columbia, South Carolina drug crimes attorneys offer a free, no-cost consultation to discuss your legal rights.

Our attorneys will aggressively defend your case and fight to protect your rights.

Arrested with SC Drug Charges?

Founded in 1996 by former United States Attorney and Richland County Assistant Solicitor, Pete Strom, the lawyers at the Strom Law Firm, LLC, include a former Public Defender, and a professional licensing team ready to defend your license before the South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation board.  Mr. Strom has been given an AV-Rating, the highest ranking possible, from the respected legal guide Martindale-Hubble.

Whether you have been charged with possession, distribution, trafficking or manufacturing of:

The SC attorneys at Strom Law Firm, LLC will aggressively defend your case.  We represent clients in all State and Federal Courts in South Carolina as well as the Federal Courts in Georgia.

Types of South Carolina Drug Offenses

Drug offenses incorporate a wide range of various drug-related crimes, some of which include:

  • Cultivation
  • Manufacturing
  • Prescription fraud
  • Trafficking (Transporting Drugs)
  • Possession
  • Possession with intent to distribute (PWID)


The severity of SC drug charge punishment is dependent upon a number of surrounding factors, including whether you have a prior conviction, the amount of drugs you possessed, and whether you were in the proximity of a school. The most serious penalty is for Drug Trafficking

Conviction may result in:

  • Imprisonment
  • Fines
  • Probation
  • Loss of certain rights

The effectiveness of the defendant’s legal representation plays a crucial role in the outcome of a drug case. At the Strom Law Firm, LLC our attorneys are dedicated to protecting the rights of our clients and providing aggressive representation for your case. We know the system, we understand the law, and we will provide an aggressive defense. We offer a no cost consultation with one of our drug defense attorneys.  Call us today to discuss your arrest, how to determine the evidence against you, as well as possible defenses.

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