Charlie’s areas of practice include Criminal Defense and Civil Litigation.  He focuses his legal practice on criminal cases in state courts and personal injury cases.  Charlie handles cases such as automobile accidents, tractor-trailer accidents, wrongful death, slip and fall, DUI defense, traffic violations, drug charges, criminal defense, among others.  Charlie is active in the community and passionate about his clients.  He is a member of the South Carolina Bar and licensed by the Supreme Court of South Carolina.  Initial consultations for any matter are free; just call to set up an appointment.

Charlie was born and raised in Orangeburg, South Carolina. He attended Orangeburg Preparatory School (Orangeburg, SC) and graduated from Woodberry Forest School (Orange, VA) in 2000. While at Woodberry, Charlie played 3 varsity sports and studied abroad at the University of Vienna in Vienna, Austria. In 2004, Charlie graduated with Honors from Wofford College (Spartanburg, SC), acquiring a Bachelor of Arts in Business Economics. While at Wofford College, Charlie was a member of the Kappa Alpha Order, and he studied abroad in various locations such as Thailand, New Zealand, and China. After attending Wofford College, Charlie was a licensed realtor for Scalise Realty in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. In 2009, Charlie received his Juris Doctorate from the University of South Carolina School of Law. While attending law school, Charlie was a member of the Student Bar Association, Phi Delta Phi, and the John Belton O’Neall Inn of Court.  Charlie is licensed by the Supreme Court of South Carolina to practice law.

Charlie is married to Lauren Blake (Smith) Williams of Bamberg, South Carolina.  After working four years as a Register Nurse at Palmetto Health Richland, Blake accepted the nursing position at Bamberg-Ehrhardt High School in 2009. Charlie is the proud father of two sons: Cholly and Marshall Williams.

CONTACT INFO

Tel: (803) 534-5218
Fax: (803) 928-5190
chwilliams@williamsattys.com

  

AREAS OF PRACTICE

Criminal Defense →
Civil Litigation →
Automobile Accidents →
Tractor-Trailer Accidents →
DUI Defense →
Drug Charges →
Traffic Violations →
Premises Liability →
Slip and Fall →
Wrongful Death →
Zoning/Property Disputes →
Products Liability →
Boating Under the Influence →
Wills →
Power of Attorney →
Healthcare Power of Attorney →

BAR ADMISSIONS

South Carolina Bar Association
Orangeburg County Bar Association
Untied States Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
Orangeburg Criminal Defense Bar

EDUCATION

University of South Carolina School of Law
Juris Doctorate
Honors: Member, Student Bar Association
Honors: Member, John Belton O’Neall Inn of Court
Honors: Member, Phi Delta Phi
Wofford College
Bachelor of Arts Degree, Business Economics
Honors: Cum laude
Honors: Member, Kappa Alpha Order
Studied abroad in Thailand, New Zealand and China
Woodberry Forest School
Graduate of Class of 2000
Played 3 varsity sports
Studied abroad at the University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

HONORS AND AWARDS

National Trial Lawyers “Top 40 Under 40”

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

1st Circuit Representative of the Young Lawyers Division (2013)
National Trial Lawyers “Top 40 Under 40”
Criminal Defense Bar
South Carolina Association for Justice
South Carolina Trial Lawyers Association
John Belton O’Neall Inn of Court
Fourth Circuit Judicial Conference
Phi Delta Phi
University of South Carolina Student Bar Association
Palmetto Law Society
Rotary Club of Orangeburg, Board Member
Alzheimer’s Association, South Carolina Chapter Board Member
Habitat For Humanity Wills Clinic
Cocky’s Reading Express
Alzheimer’s Ride to Remember Host
Salvation Army volunteer

PRO BONO ACTIVITIES

1st Circuit Representative of the Young Lawyers Division, 2013
Palmetto Law Society
Rotary Club of Orangeburg, Board Member
Habitat For Humanity Wills Clinic
Cocky’s Reading Express
Alzheimer’s Ride to Remember Host
Salvation Army volunteer

FRATERNITIES/SORORITIES

Phi Delta Phi

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