The Law Offices of Deon O'Neil in Columbia SC has a wide variety of Legal Practice areas to include:
Criminal Domestic Violence (CDV) involves a domestic verbal altercation that may or may not turn physical. Because South Carolina, the Midlands area in particular, has a high rate of CDV, a charge like this has very serious consequences. The police are usually called into the situation by one of the spouses, and arrest and jail time may result.
In South Carolina, if you have been convicted of Domestic Violence based in part on Federal Law, you will lose your right to carry or possess a firearm. This can be detrimental to your professional and military career. A CDV charge or conviction would can be very detrimental because of:
•possible jail time
•loss of child visitation or custody rights
•a possible restraining order filed against you ordering you to stay away preventing access to your home, spouse and even children
Drug charges range from simple possession to trafficking. These Criminal charges have a wide effect on things such as eligibility for public housing, student loans, and driving privileges. The Law Office of Deon O'Neil will explore all of your options in Columbia from dismissal at a preliminary hearing, Pre-Trial Intervention, Drug Court, plea, or even Trial.
Besides losing your driver’s license and possibly facing jailtime, having an underage drinking charge on your record may also impair your ability to apply for future jobs. This is a problem prevalent among many students and young adults. When this happens, it is recommended they contact an experienced Criminal Lawyer to discuss options with and to find ways to get this off their record. Underaged drinking is a serious criminal charge in the Columbia area. Contact The Law Offices of Deon O'Neil to help you out.
Auto accidents can be life changing events. It can be extremely helpful to consult with a lawyer before speaking with an insurance adjuster. Deon can advise you through out the entire process from settlement talks to trial.
If one of these pivotal events has occurred, the Law Offices of Deon O'Neil welcomes you to contact them.
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A will is a document and device that allows one to express the distribution of his or her assets upon death. Die without one, and the state decides who receives them, without regard to your wishes or your heirs' needs. Generally, if you die and leave a spouse and kids, your assets will be split between your surviving mate and children. If you're single with no children, then the state is likely to decide who among your blood relatives will inherit your estate
The Law office of Deon O'Neil, LLC can help you with your planning needs, which often range from power of attorneys, living wills, and last will and Testament.