Best & Brightest Under 35 — Greenville Business Magazine
The Upstate’s Only Super Lawyer™ Dedicated to DUI Defense
Former DUI Prosecutors With Over 35 Years of Experience
2023 Rising Star —Super Lawyers
Named 2024 “DUI Lawyer of the Year” for DUI Defense in the Upstate — By Best Lawyers
More Than 500 Jury Cases Tried & 5,000 Clients Served Locally in the Upstate
Greenville’s “Lawyer of the Year” for DUI Defense — Upstate Business Journal
Named a Tier 1 Law Firm for DUI Defense
What Now? The Most Important Steps To Take After a DUI Arrest
An arrest is NOT a conviction! Just because you’ve been arrested, doesn’t mean you’re guilty. You can take certain steps right away that will help you tremendously down the line. Don’t wait — take these steps today!
1. Get Your Car Back Immediately
2. Gather All Your Paperwork
3. Hire an Experienced DUI Attorney
“We personally promise to give you 100% to beat your DUI.”
Since opening his own practice as a criminal defense and DUI attorney in 1997, Steve Sumner has been recognized both nationally and regionally for his work in defending clients accused of DUI, Felony DUI, all driving offenses, and drug cases.
Scott Todd joined the firm in 2020 was named partner in 2021. Jessica has been with the firm since 2010 and worked as a court report for over 15 years, bringing a wealth of knowledge about our court system.
Success Stories A Few Testimonials From People We’ve Helped
We’ve always worked extremely hard to make a positive difference in the lives of our clients. But don’t simply take our word for it — check out these testimonials from clients who graciously gave us their feedback.
“I highly recommend Steve as a lawyer. His entire staff is very friendly, punctual, and diligent. They made my time of need less stressful and took care of everything without me having to worry about a thing! I can’t thank them enough for everything they’ve done for me.”
— Rachael B.
“A very hard fighter all the way down the line. Great staff! The office staff are always so friendly and get right back to my emails and phone calls! Steve is so amazing and totally walks you through the entire process and makes you feel comfortable and informed every step of the way!! Worth every single penny! Best In the upstate by FAR!”
— Chelsea D.
“Steve Sumner law firm is hands down the best law firm around. His staff is very personable & professional. He treats his clients with the utmost respect. He cares so much about his clients that most have his personal cell phone number & he answers your calls! I can’t say enough good things about him & his staff. He truly cares & gets good results for his clients!”
— Michelle F.
“From the moment I contacted Steve and his wonderful staff, I knew I was in great hands! They all were kind, informative, and supportive! Their team found evidence that a major mistake was made and I am beyond grateful for the outcome of my case!”
— Candace R.
“Placed a call at 5am expecting to get an answering machine, much to my surprise I was able to speak with a very professional young lady. I am looking much forward to the expertise Mr Sumner is able to provide.”
— Joshua F.