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If you are a resident of, or visitor to the South Carolina Lowcountry and are charged with a crime, we can help. The Law Offices of Jim Brown will aggressively fight for your rights!

Beaufort, South Carolina, Criminal Law Attorney

Hilton Head Lawyer Offering Aggressive Criminal Defense

In public service and private practice, Jim Brown has fought for justice for those accused of a crime. He is a skilled and tenacious trial lawyer who will stand up for your rights and guide you through a frightening process.

We understand that criminal charges pose a threat to your freedom, your family and your future. The Law Offices of Jim Brown, P.A. offers an experienced and spirited defense to avoid the worst and minimize the rest. We take cases in Beaufort and surrounding areas of South Carolina, from Hilton Head to Charleston. Our attorney is ready to listen at 843-470-0003.

Are you from out of state?
You need a lawyer who knows the local court systems if you were arrested for DUI or drugs while traveling through South Carolina's Lowcountry.

Jim Brown served five years as a public defender in Beaufort County and Richland County before opening his own criminal law practice in 2001 in Beaufort. His thriving practice handlesall criminal matters, including:

  • DUI
  • Drug crime
  • Domestic-violence>Domestic violence
  • Assault, robbery and homicide
  • Theft and burglary
  • White collar crimes and federal crime
  • Appeals and probation violation

​Civil Rights and Civil Litigation

Mr. Brown also seeks justice for those abused by the system. He has brought successful civil rights lawsuits over police misconduct, false arrest or malicious prosecution, as well as sexual harassment in the workplace. We also represent crime victims and their families, giving them a say in criminal proceedings, pursuing civil damages or serving as a spokesperson.

The Right Man to Have on Your Side

Jim Brown has the knowledge and attitude to take on the toughest cases. His impressive trial resumé includes several death penalty murder cases. Whatever the charges — misdemeanor or serious felony — every case starts with a free initial consultation and a one-on-one, honest assessment of your situation.

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Contact Information

Law Offices of Jim Brown, P.A.
1600 Burnside Street
Suite 100
Beaufort, SC 29901-0592
Phone: 843-470-0003
Fax: 843-470-0004