"The field of DUI defense is changing rapidly. It behooves everyone to stay abreast of these changes as they occur." -- DUI Attorney Steve Sumner
Greenville, SC (PRWEB) January 14, 2016
DUI lawyer Steve Sumner was recently selected to provide the “DUI Case Law and Statutory Update” at the upcoming Greenville County Bar year end seminar on Fri., Feb. 12, 2016.
The seminar will take place at the TD Bank Convention Center. This seminar is generally attended by roughly 500 attorneys and judges from Upstate South Carolina. Sumner will lead the discussion and review of recent significant South Carolina court opinions involving DUI/drunk driving cases and provide commentary on key South Carolina statutory changes in the field of DUI defense from 2015.
Sumner primarily handles misdemeanor and felony DUI/drunk driving cases. He is a former DUI prosecutor and has been in private practice since 1994.
In 2016, Sumner was named to "The Best Lawyers in America" in the field of DUI defense. He is a lifetime charter member of the "Best Attorneys in America - Rue's Ratings". Sumner has been recognized as a South Carolina Super Lawyer® in the field of DUI defense and has been a member of the National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers™ for criminal defense in South Carolina since 2013. He is a member of the National College for DUI Defense and has held a judicially endorsed AV-Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell® and a "Superb" (10.0 out 10.0) ranking with Avvo since 2011.
Sumner currently represents clients in over 25 courts in Upstate South Carolina. These courts include Greenville, Anderson, Spartanburg, Pickens and Laurens counties; as well as the city/municipal courts of Greenville, Anderson, Spartanburg, Simpsonville, Mauldin, Greer, Fountain Inn, Easley, Clemson, Central, and Laurens.