Criminal Defense For Locals & Tourists in Myrtle Beach, SC

Experienced, Legal Professionals Serving Myrtle Beach Since 1995

Our Myrtle Beach criminal defense attorneys and personal injury lawyers serve the needs of year-round residents and visitors alike. Clients including tourists from other states, college students and juveniles all benefit from our extensive experience with criminal defense along the Grand Strand, including traffic violation defense.

Our attorneys have more than 80 years of combined trial experience.

Defense attorney William H. Monckton VI began his career as an assistant solicitor with the Fourth Circuit Solicitor’s Office before returning home to Myrtle Beach to start his own practice in 1994. Fellow attorney Dean M. Mureddu spent five years with the Horry County Public Defender’s Office, while attorney Francis A. Humphries Jr. spent 20 years as a prosecutor before joining the Monckton, Hembree, Mureddu & Humphries Law Firm.

We can help you with criminal defense representation for the following:
  • DUI, Drunk Driving or DWAC Charges
  • Drug Charges, including Drug Possession and Trafficking
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Internet Crimes & Child Pornography
  • Rape and other Sex Crimes
  • Violent Crimes
  • Any Other Criminal Charge

Our Attorneys



William Monckton
William Monckton VI


Greg Hembree
Greg Hembree


Dean N Mureddu
Dean Mureddu


Francis A Humphries Jr
Francis Humphries


We aggressively defend clients against charges ranging from DUI and traffic violations to serious felony charges of all kinds. No situation is unsalvageable. All situations can be materially improved. You are protected by the presumption of innocence. It is that presumption of innocence we put to work for you.


Show Comments