Criminal Defense | Dejeu Law Firm

Expert Criminal Defense in Myrtle Beach & Marion, SC

If you find yourself in legal trouble in the Myrtle Beach or Marion areas of South Carolina, Dejeu Law Firm is here to help. Led by former prosecutor Adrian Dejeu, our team will listen to the specifics of your case and develop a personalized legal strategy to protect your rights and fight for the best possible outcome.

Understanding Criminal Charges

When accused of a crime, understanding the charges is crucial. The charging document (citation, complaint, indictment, or information) outlines what you’re accused of and the associated legal implications.

Types of Criminal Charges

Regardless of the charge, you have rights. You are innocent until proven guilty, and it’s the prosecutor’s job to prove otherwise. Your defense attorney will ensure your rights are protected and that you receive a fair trial.

Navigating DUI Cases

Facing a DUI charge can be daunting, but with the right legal guidance, you can navigate this challenge effectively.

Key Steps in a DUI Defense

Understanding DUI Laws

Your attorney will review the specifics of your case, including the traffic stop, sobriety tests, and breathalyzer results.

Challenging the Prosecution's Case

Your lawyer might question the legality of the traffic stop or the accuracy of the tests.

Negotiation and Trial

Your attorney will negotiate for the best possible plea deal or represent you in trial to protect your record and freedom.

With a knowledgeable DUI defense attorney, you can navigate the complexities of DUI charges and work towards a favorable outcome.

Defending Against Drug Offenses

Facing drug charges can be overwhelming, but a skilled defense attorney can help you find the best path forward.

Strategies for Drug Offense Defense

With the right legal guidance, you can confidently navigate the complexities of drug charges.

The Criminal Court Process


Police gather evidence and, if they believe they have enough proof, make an arrest or issue a summons.


Charges are formally announced, and you enter a plea of guilty or not guilty.


Your lawyer and the prosecutor exchange information and evidence.

Pre-Trial Hearings

Decisions are made about what evidence can be used.


The prosecution must prove your guilt beyond a reasonable doubt, and your lawyer will present your defense.


If convicted, the judge determines the punishment. You may have the option to appeal the verdict.

The legal process in a criminal case involves several key stages:

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Dejeu Law Firm is dedicated to fighting for your rights and protecting your future.

Why Choose Dejeu Law Firm?

Dejeu Law Firm is dedicated to fighting for your rights and protecting your future.

With Dejeu Law Firm on your side, you’ll have a dedicated team fighting for the best possible outcome. We are your shield against injustice and your advocate through every step of the legal process.

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If you are facing criminal charges, contact Dejeu Law Firm for a consultation. Let us help you navigate the complexities of the legal system and secure the best possible outcome for your case.

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