Call Us:(864) 298 0084
DUI scarlet letters

The Scarlet Letters: D-U-I

The Scarlet Letters: D-U-I By Marcelo Torricos II Author’s Note: Before you dive into this article, I would like to clearly establish that I believe driving under the influence is a serious, reckless and selfish offense. With that being said, I do believe that there are inequalities in the legal system surrounding DUIs—that is the […]

Read More

Expungement

South Carolina Expungement Process

Often, mistakes are a part of life. Everyone makes them; however, it can be disruptive when mistakes from the past come back to haunt you—particularly on your permanent record. Minor offenses can often have major ramifications, notably those that show up on a background check or must be disclosed to friends, family and places of […]

Read More

upstate business journal logo

Share Your Connections With Your Employees

When I relocated to the Upstate from Atlanta, my friends and family connected me with their personal contacts in order for me to establish myself within this tight-knit community. In an effort to pass it on, I want to express to you how sharing your network with your employees benefits your business in the long […]

Read More

Six Ways to Keep Your Child Safe Online

Six Ways to Keep Your Child Safe Online

Internet Crimes Against ChildrenGreenville County’s new sheriff Will Lewis has declared one of his top priorities as Sheriff is to crack down on online child predators. As part of his promise, he is currently developing an Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) unit for Greenville County.Started in 1998, Internet Crimes Against Children is a national task […]

Read More

Youthful Offender Act and How You Can Expunge Your Record

When representing clients facing criminal charges, one of my main objectives is to create an opportunity for them to have a clean record in the future. Under South Carolina’s Youthful Offender Act, there is an opportunity for offenders under the age of 25 to clear their record.South Carolina established the Youthful Offender Act to deal […]

Read More

How to Avoid a High-Cost Divorce

You can breathe a sigh of relief. You made it through the final divorce hearing and are ready to move on. But, not so fast … while the stressful litigation process has ended, there are still loose ends that can’t be overlooked. So, what happens when the gloves come off? Is the fight really over?First, […]

Read More

After the Fight: Is This Divorce Really Behind Me?

You can breathe a sigh of relief. You made it through the final divorce hearing and are ready to move on. But, not so fast … while the stressful litigation process has ended, there are still loose ends that can’t be overlooked. So, what happens when the gloves come off? Is the fight really over?First, […]

Read More

Warnings You Should Consider!

Warnings You Should Consider!The challenges of applyingYou must have continuous residence in the States from June 15, 2007, to August 15, 2012. If you left the U.S. during this time, the trip must be seen as brief, casual and innocent. Trips outside the U.S. after the August 15 deadline, do interfere with your continuous residence.Any […]

Read More