Berkeley County Criminal Defense Attorney
Berkeley County Criminal Defense Attorney, Russell Hilton, worked for the Solicitor's Office (Prosecutor's Office) for the past 14 years. Of those 14 years of service, he spent 8 years there as a prosecutor where he prosecuted literally thousands of criminal offenses ranging from the simplest of drug charges to the most gruesome of murders.  We know that no one wants to find themselves in a situation to where it is necessary to hire the services of a Berkeley County Criminal Defense Attorney.  However, when the time comes, you need an experienced Berkeley County Criminal Defense Attorney to help you through a traumatic time. 

Being arrested for a crime can be a life altering experience.  Whether you are charged with a minor traffic offense or a felony, the offense can have major implications for your future and possibly your freedom.  There are many considerations that need to be addressed from points on your license to the ability to have your criminal record or “RAP sheet” expunged.

Who should I hire as a Berkeley County Criminal Defense attorney?
Determining which criminal defense attorney in Berkeley County to hire can be a difficult task. You want to make sure that the attorney you choose will be with you through each stage of the process and at every appearance for whatever offense you are charged with. You also want someone to meet with you when you have questions and most importantly, return you phone calls when you need answers.  Whether you have been arrested for a drug offense or a violent crime, we can help you by providing the best representation for your situation. 
Experienced Berkeley County Criminal Defense Attorney

Russell Hilton, criminal defense attorney in Berkeley County, South Carolina has the experience necessary to do whatever possible to possibly avoid jail time, a criminal record or extensive fines and court costs.  Unfortunately, being arrested for any offense can put you in a situation of losing your reputation, financial ability, job, or even your liberty. Don't aimlessly hire an attorney who is not well experienced in criminal practice.

Russell Hilton, Berkeley County Criminal Defense Attorney, can help you through these tough issues and give you peace of mind knowing that you are getting the best possible representation. Regardless of your charge, contact Berkeley County Criminal Defense attorney, Russell Hilton so that we can give you a case assessment, point out your strengths and weaknesses and hopefully help you resolve a difficult matter so that you can move on with life. Berkeley | Charleston | Dorchester

"Can't Beat Good Represention!"

Mr. Hilton was fantastic in the time he represented me. From the beginning he was understanding, reasonable, and knowledgeable about how to proceed with everything. He also helped me out and turned my whole case into a huge learning experience rather than a negative one. Always quick to respond when I reached out to him or his wonderful secretary, and first to contact me when he had new information. I would certainly hire Mr. Hilton again and recommend him to anyone in need of a great, understanding attorney.

Anonymous - Client

"Highest Recommendation"

Mr. Hilton was absolutely the most communicative lawyer I have encountered; we were always able to reach him with any of our concerns. His professionalism and understanding was beyond what I could ever hope for. He was able to present a great defense and free my husband and me from a false accusation that could have ruined our livelihood. I couldn't have asked for a better individual to be by our side at a very frightening time. He was trustworthy, compassionate, caring, informative, a wonderful down to earth lawyer that was able to be "tough" enough to get the right thing done. I give Mr. Hilton my highest recommendation and he will also be the first person I contact for any further needs.

Anonymous - Client

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I Serve Charleston & Surrounding Areas
Russell D. Hilton, Attorney at Law, LLC is located in Summerville, SC.  We serve areas in South Carolina (SC), Berkeley County , Dorchester County , Charleston County , North Charleston, Goose Creek , Summerville, Mount Pleasant, Folly Beach, Moncks Corner, Hanahan, Walterboro, St. George , Colleton County, Orangeburg County, Santee, Holly Hill, Eutawville, and surrounding areas. We provide representation for criminal law, dui defense, juvenile defense drug charges , civil litigation, landlord tenant, business law , personal injury law , real estate transactions, accidents , and general law.