Our Practice

johncFor over 40 years, John D. Crumrine has been providing experienced legal assistance.  His practice is comprised of himself and Paralegal, Danielle R. Melo, with an emphasis on those cases where individuals are faced with life-changing criminal accusations or significant personal injuries.  We understand the importance these matters have in your lives, and we place great value on quality representation and respect for our clients.  We provide honest and pragmatic assessments of your case, and we provide representation with realistic and affordable fees. John has appeared in the courts of most of the counties in South Carolina.

Our law office understands that when people hire an attorney, they are often experiencing very stressful situations.  These people need someone who cares for them and will give their case the attention and effort needed.  For that reason, we make sure our clients not only receive quality legal services, but also the reassurance they deserve.

Initial appointments are without charge.
Credit cards are accepted.

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About John D. Crumrine

John is a sole practitioner, having practiced primarily in the Charleston area for over 40 years. He received a B.S. in Economics from the University of South Carolina in 1976, followed by a Juris Doctor degree in 1979, also from the University of South Carolina. He served as a Municipal Court Judge for the City of Folly Beach for ten years. In addition, he has served on the boards of numerous local foundations, educational facilities, and governmental agencies. John has been married for 37 years to his wife, Marcia.

About Danielle R. Melo, Paralegal

Danielle is a certified paralegal, having earned this designation from the North Carolina State Bar. She has been in the legal field since 1995 and has practiced in Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina. She has extensive experience in criminal defense, personal injury, workers’ compensation, estate planning, estate administration, and real estate law. Danielle has been with our law office since 2008, and she brings with her a wealth of experience, efficiency, and personal attention to clients’ needs. She is adept at the many aspects of a legal office, handling everything from client calls, to the drafting of complicated legal pleadings. She stands ready to help you through your most difficult times.