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Alternative Sentencing

Explore Your Options With Alternative Sentencing

A criminal conviction is a serious blight on one's record, no matter what. However, the severity of the punishment that goes along with a conviction can make a great deal of difference in the ultimate outcome.

As you seek to cope and recover after being convicted on charges of drunk driving, a drug crime, a sex offense, a property crime or a violent crime, it is very important not to simply give up. You do not need to take whatever punishment a judge might dole out without fighting for your future.

Aggressive legal representation during the sentencing phase of a criminal case can mean the difference between an unfortunate incident that you can put in the past and the complete loss of a lifestyle.

Expecting a Criminal Conviction in Myrtle Beach?

Monckton, Hembree & Humphries Law Firm, P.A., in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, has helped many clients obtain favorable alternatives to traditional prison sentences in criminal cases, including:

  • Reduction of charges, leading to lessened sentences and avoidance of devastating consequences such as sex offender registry requirements
  • Drug court diversion programs in lieu of incarceration after a drug crime conviction
  • Alcohol education, anger management and/or substance abuse treatment
  • Restitution in lieu of prison in property crime cases

Our attorneys often achieve acceptable alternative sentencing solutions through pretrial intervention. This is why we urge everyone charged with any type of crime to seek the advice of an experienced defense lawyer as soon as possible. Contact us by phone or e-mail to schedule a free consultation regarding any criminal defense matter. We can discuss possible alternative sentencing solutions that may apply in your case.


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