Aggravating and Mitigating Factors

  • Bail and Bonds
  • Offense Classification
  • Common Criminal Defenses
  • Defense of Abandonment
  • Defense of Consent
  • Defense of Duress
  • Defense of Entrapment
  • Defense of Insanity
  • Defense of Intoxication
  • Defense of Mistake
  • Defense of Necessity
  • Defense of Self-Defense
  • Drunk Driving/DUI/DWI
  • Expungement and Record Sealing
  • Criminal Offenses
  • Alcohol-Related Crimes
  • Boating Under the Influence/BUI
  • Minor in Possession of Alcohol
  • Open Container Laws
  • Public Intoxication
  • Refusing a Breathalyzer or Blood Sample
  • Refusing a Field Sobriety Test
  • Selling Alcohol to a Minor
  • Underage DUI
  • Drug Crimes
  • Drug Manufacturing
  • Drug Possession
  • Drug Trafficking
  • Medical Marijuana
  • Homicide
  • Felony Murder Rule
  • First-Degree Murder
  • Involuntary Manslaughter
  • Second-Degree Murder
  • Vehicular Homicide
  • Voluntary Manslaughter
  • Inchoate Crimes
  • Aiding and Abetting
  • Attempt
  • Conspiracy
  • Solicitation
  • Other Crimes
  • Cyber Crimes
  • Federal Crimes
  • Juvenile Crimes
  • Probation Violation
  • Sex Crimes
  • Child Molestation
  • Child Pornography
  • Prostitution
  • Public Indecency
  • Sexual Assault
  • Sexual Misconduct
  • Statutory Rape
  • Theft Crimes
  • Auto Theft
  • Burglary
  • Embezzlement
  • Larceny
  • Robbery
  • Shoplifting
  • Traffic Offenses
  • Driving on a Suspended License
  • Driving Without a License
  • Hit and Run
  • Reckless Driving
  • Traffic Tickets
  • Vehicular Assault
  • Violent Crimes
  • Arson
  • Assault and Battery
  • Child Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Kidnapping
  • Rape
  • White-Collar Crimes
  • Blackmail
  • Bribery
  • Extortion
  • Forgery
  • Fraud
  • Bank Fraud
  • Credit Card Fraud
  • Insurance Fraud
  • Perjury
  • Securities Fraud
  • Tax Fraud
  • Welfare Fraud
  • Wire Fraud
  • Insider Trading
  • Investment/Ponzi/Pyramid Schemes
  • Money Counterfeiting
  • Money Laundering
  • Racketeering/RICO
  • Tax Evasion
  • Parole and Probation
  • Criminal Procedure
  • Admissibility of Evidence
  • Criminal Appeals
  • Deportation
  • Miranda Rights
  • Right to an Attorney
  • Right to a Public Defender
  • Right to Silence
  • Other Constitutional Rights
  • Stages of a Criminal Case
  • Stages of a Criminal Trial
  • Warrant Requirement

Mission and Values

Why We Are Different

We know that you have a choice when it comes to selecting the right lawyer for your case. However, many lawyers are generalists and practice many different types of law. There are well over 350 areas of law that a lawyer can practice in but we focus on only (2) two. The lawyers at The Woods Law Firm exclusively practice in the legal areas of criminal defense and personal injury, it’s all we do. We routinely handle cases large and small, often handling complex civil litigation cases. Our vision statement, mission statement and core values explain who we are, what we believe in and why we are the right choice for you and your family.

Core Values

Top Rated Attorneys

Outstanding, Concierge-Level Client Service

Responsive, Professional, Trustworthy and Accessible Attorneys and Staff

Getting to know our clients’ personally by name, not by a number

Diligent, Skilled and Efficient

Representation Tailored to Each Client

State-of-the-Art Legal Technology to Help Our Clients Win Faster

Always Going the Extra Mile to Appreciate and Ensure Happy Clients

Engagement, Collaboration, Dedication to and Generous With Our Community

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Understanding the Assault and Battery Charge in South Carolina

Understanding the Assault and Battery Charge in South Carolina

Whether it’s spur-of-the-moment fight at the bar or a planned attack, the crime of assault and battery can take on many different forms. While many states separate assault and battery into two charges, the state of South Carolina combines them into o...