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Murder charges can be scary, and police and prosecutors will seem to possess all the power and likely take advantage of your point of view. However, you can fight these kinds of charges and clear your name with a solid defense. Our criminal defense attorneys at Boatwright Legal will aggressively fight to prove your innocence and will not advise you to take a plea deal like other attorneys. We will prove your case in court and get the charges dropped, dismissed, or get a not-guilty verdict.

We are fully aware that the circumstances surrounding each murder case are different. So if you or somebody close to you is being accused of murder, please contact our skilled criminal defense attorneys at Boatwright Legal today to learn the best way of fighting the charges. Call us now at 864-745-9758 to arrange a FREE consultation.


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How Do We Do Case Evaluations?

Boatwright Legal bases its practice on the passionate defense of good people. Regardless if you’re under investigation, have been wrongly accused, or you just made a mistake and have found yourself facing a murder charge, a recourse needs to be formulated. No two cases are identical, which is why a case evaluation is so important.

The right case evaluation can prove to be the determinant of the final case outcome. The session with our attorney is extremely important as it enables us to determine whether we are the right law firm for you. During the evaluation, we will impart you with all the relevant information you require to fully comprehend your situation and what you can expect moving forward.

Our case evaluation session will comprise:

  • Your Story: Our clients are not just another file to us. We take the initiative to go in-depth into the details of the incident with each client to assist us get the broader picture. During our session, we will want to know more about you as a person besides the details of the case. We are very choosy when it comes to the cases we take on and want to build trust first so that we can relay your story in the right manner in court.
  • Educate You: Ashaley Boatwright tries to equip every client with as much know-how as possible by disclosing all relevant information regarding their case. A comprehensive understanding of the legal procedures and ramifications of your murder charge can assist you to rest easy and feel confident moving forward.
  • Customize Your Plan: We will discuss how best to approach your case. We will work together with you to formulate a bespoke strategy that works to meet your legal needs. The plan we formulate will be personalized for you.

So if murder charges have been brought against you in South Carolina, make sure to book an appointment with our skilled team at Boatwright Legal and get a free case evaluation.

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Trial Defense

Facing a murder charge doesn’t necessarily mean doom for you. There are several strategies and resources our criminal defense attorneys can use to prevent a murder conviction or get your case dropped. Boatwright Legal retains private investigators and homicide experts to poke holes in the prosecution’s case.

Also, our paralegals will chase down every possible lead to prove your innocence. This includes consulting with specialists like psychiatrists, doctors, and forensic specialists to find possible pitfalls or discrepancies in the case in terms of physical evidence or witness testimony.

Possible defenses our murder defense lawyers can use include:

  • Mistaken identity
  • Accidental Killing
  • Self Defense
  • Defense of Others
  • Insanity

To learn more about your possible murder charges defenses, reach out to Boatwright Legal murder defense attorneys for a free initial consultation and case review!

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Murder FAQs

Our Process

We provide a complimentary case evaluation to all potential clients since we know that people may have a heap of questions if they are being investigated or have been charged with murder. When we take on your case, you can expect honest and transparent communication every step of the way.

We have a good track record of winning murder cases, including several successful jury verdicts. We will devote a team of defense attorneys to work specifically with you on your case. Don’t worry, we do all the leg work to prove your innocence. Most of our success is largely based on:

-Comprehensive investigation of the facts
-Advocating for the suppression of illegally acquired evidence
-Filing motions to safeguard clients’ rights
-Overseeing negotiations

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Enlist An Experienced Criminal Defense Lawyer Today!

If you or somebody close to you has been accused or is being investigated for murder, drug crimes, theft, burglary, or assault and battery, the lawyer you hire to safeguard your rights may prove to be the difference between incarceration and freedom. To learn more about what your legal options are in your charge, make sure to consult with a skilled criminal defense lawyer right away. Remember that your freedom is on the line here. Contact Boatwright Legal at 864-745-9758 now to schedule a case evaluation.

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