Criminal Defense Attorney in Columbia SC

Defending DUI, simple possession, theft, underage drinking, and other criminal charges

EXPERIENCE MATTERS

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DUI Defense

We understand the facts of your case are unique.

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Criminal Defense

An unwavering defense against criminal charges

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Juvenile Defense

We work to make you feel hopeful, not helpless

Criminal charges can be stressful and frightening to deal with.

The heavy stigma a criminal arrest carries with it is a lot to shoulder, but you don’t have to do it alone. You may not get the presumption of innocence you deserve, from your community or the officials whose duty it is to help you. Criminal Defense Attorney David Tarr has been working in the Judicial system in Columbia SC for over twenty years, and will stand beside you every step of the way. Whether you're charged with DUI, a criminal offense, or a juvenile crime in South Carolina, he'll defend your rights. Just one look at David Tarr's many 5 star reviews and testimonials will assure you that he's the lawyer you want on your side in Columbia SC.

Being arrested and charged with a crime carries a stigma that puts your life on hold.

If you’ve been charged with a crime, the best offense is a good defense. A good criminal defense attorney takes the duty to protect your rights seriously. For more than 20 years, David Tarr, has stood with the accused in Columbia SC and throughout the state of South Carolina. Today, he continues that tradition, helping people to avoid jail time and steep fines that rob them of their hard-earned money. Not only is David Tarr experienced at DUI defense, but he also defends people against a wide range of charges, some of which are listed here.

Legal Help When You Need It in Columbia SC

Trouble isn’t known for its convenience, and criminal charges don’t always happen during office hours. That’s why David B. Tarr and his team are available 24/7 to help you in downtown Columbia and the surrounding area. You shouldn’t have to face intimidation tactics or confusing conversations with law enforcement all on your own. If you’re worried about your criminal record, financial stability, and especially your freedom, we know you can’t wait even a few hours to get assistance. Call us now at 803-238-7967, or send me a message for help right away.

David B Tarr - Criminal Defense Attorney

Most Recent Google Reviews

The best lawyer in the business. Very reliable and dependable. He will exceed your expectations, you will not be disappointed.
a week ago
Although I do not drink alcohol I’ve recently referred David for two different DUI clients . We have been more than pleased with the results David brought them .His rates are fair and the results we couldn’t ask for anything more . David was reliable amd professional from start to finish .
a month ago
Better late, than never. I ran into a situation on 06/26/21 and came across Mr. Tarr, aftwr doing a brief research on the internet. He listened to me and told me to trust him. We developed a trusting relationship immediately and I couldn't appreciate him more. I wish I could give him one thousand stars,...
a month ago

Hiring a Criminal Defense Attorney

When you are armed with information about the law, you can better protect yourself. Our blog is designed to provide you with valuable information on criminal legal issues you might encounter. It may even help you avoid an unpleasant disruption in your life. Check here regularly for new topics.

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