Criminal law attorney Amanda Haselden of Stokes & Haselden, LLC, is a former criminal prosecutor with the Fourteenth Circuit Solicitor’s Office. Amanda was a member of the career criminal team for 4 of her years at the Solicitor’s Office, and prosecuted crimes denoted as “serious” or “most serious” under South Carolina law, including those with the possible penalty of Life without Parole or death. Amanda now handles a wide variety of criminal defense cases, from burglary, drug crimes and criminal sexual conduct cases in General Sessions Court to traffic offenses and criminal domestic violence cases in Magistrate Court. Her experience prosecuting cases grants her a valuable insight and perspective into how a prosecutor will approach a case, what tactics and strategies he or she will employ, and what his or her goals for the case are. She will make the fullest use of this information in defense of your rights and always keep you appraised of the best course of action in your case. That is our commitment at Stokes & Haselden, LLC.

If you have been arrested in South Carolina and face the possibility of prison and other potential consequences of a criminal conviction, it is important that your rights are protected and that you have an experienced defense lawyer on your side to guide you through the process. Given what is at stake for your freedom and your future, you need dedicated representation from a criminal defense attorney who will place your best interests first.