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Jim Brown, Attorney at Law

Criminal Defense • Civil Litigation • Victims' Advocacy

South Carolina native Jim Brown brings 12 years of trial experience in public and private practice. He is highly regarded by colleagues and judges, and both respected and feared by prosecutors for his knowledgeable and tenacious representation.

After obtaining his law degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law, Jim served five years in the Public Defender's Office in Richland County and then Beaufort County. During those years, he handled numerous high-profile criminal trials, including 20 homicides (six of them capital murder cases)

In private practice since 2001, he has represented clients of the South Carolina Lowcountry and statewide on all misdemeanor and felony charges, in both state and federal courts. He is also an accomplished attorney in civil rights litigation, and at the forefront of the burgeoning field of victims' rights advocacy.

Mr. Brown is active in his profession. He has authored numerous articles, presented seminars and taught courses to other lawyers on criminal defense and trial advocacy. Jim has held every position in the South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He is the immediate Past President of the SCACDL and is now elected to the Board of Directors for the 14th Circuit.

Above all, Jim Brown is committed to representing his clients with passion, compassion and integrity. He understands what's at stake and guides clients through what is often a frightening and intimidating process. Call 843-470-0003 or contact the Law Offices of Jim Brown online to arrange a free initial consultation.


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