Criminal Defense Manning, SC

Criminal Defense

If you have been charged with a crime in the state of South Carolina, it’s vital to the successful outcome of your case that you’re represented by an experienced lawyer.

At Kent Law Firm, we have experience handling criminal defense, Manning. Attorney Shaun Kent has been defending the people of South Carolina for more than a decade.

We know how daunting and frightening it can be facing criminal charges. Whatever the charges against you are, we can help you fight those charges.

With a detailed understanding of law in South Carolina, and Manning, in particular, we’re confident we can seek the best possible outcome for you.

How We Can Help

Shaun Kent has 20 years’ experience practicing law. With more than a decade dedicated to helping residents of South Carolina.

With a considerable amount of experience across several areas of law, there isn’t much Shaun has not seen over the years.

Whatever charges you’re facing, we welcome you to call us to find out how we can help. To give an idea, here are some of the types of criminal charges we help our clients with:

Shaun Kent

Attorney Shaun Kent

Attorney Shaun Kent is a Fellow of the American Board of Criminal Lawyers (ABCL).

Being accepted into the ABCL is one of the highest professional honors for attorneys and demonstrates his exceptional contribution to law.

He’s one of the few attorneys currently practicing law in South Carolina to have this distinction. Meaning, as a resident or someone charged with a crime in the state of South Carolina, you’re in the best possible hands.

Shaun graduated from the University of South Carolina in 1996. He went on to earn his Juris Doctorate in Michigan in 2000.

He then returned to South Carolina to practice law. In 2012, Shaun started his own firm, Kent Law Firm LLC. Shaun oversees all the cases coming into the office, and you can request to speak with him personally by using the contact details below.

What We Can Help With

Whatever crime you’ve been charged with, we can help.

Here are some of the areas of law we have extensive experience with:



Domestic Violence


Drug Charges


Theft or Robbery

Underage Drinking

White Collar Crimes

Such as fraud or computer crimes.

Have You Been Charged With a Crime in Manning?

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If you’ve been charged with a crime in Manning or anywhere else in South Carolina, your life depends on getting the best possible outcome.

There is a huge difference between hiring quality representation and trying to navigate the legal system yourself. Even the most routine laws can be complex, and you’re not expected to understand how to navigate the legal system in Manning.

That’s what we do for you here at Kent Law Firm.

The difference could literally be you walking free with a warning or having your case thrown out of court when properly represented. Or facing jail time, huge fines, and other punishments that will stay with you for the rest of your life.
If you’ve been accused of a crime, we recommend you call our office as soon as possible. Any delay in doing so can further damage your case.
It’s not worth the risk.
About Manning South Carolina

About Manning, South Carolina

Named for John Lawrence Manning, a member of both chambers of the General Assembly in the 1800s, Manning is a small city within South Carolina with a huge personality.

The most stunning features of Manning is its authentic, Southern feel and look. Many of the roads are lined with beautiful antebellum homes. Something you can only see in select locations in the South.

It’s the birthplace of several notable people, such as Cincinnati Bengals defensive back Fred Bennet, Miss America 1957, Marian McKnight, and author of the Amelia Bedelia series of children’s books Peggy Marsh.

Manning is a great place to work, live, and visit. The Francis Marion Trail offers a scenic drive with sweeping, you can hike on foot through the Swamp Fox Murals Trail, or simply enjoy some of the Southern hospitality.

The population was just 3,941 in 2018. Meaning you get a real sense of community when living in or visiting the city.

We can’t speak highly enough of Manning. We’re also aware that anyone can find themselves in legal trouble, even in a quiet city like Manning.

If you’ve been charged with a crime or need legal representation, we are here to help.

Request a Consultation

Whatever crime you’ve been accused of or however deep into the process you are. We will pick up your case and ensure you are treated fairly from the moment you hire us to represent you.

For assistance with criminal defense, Manning, call us today on 803-433-5368 or contact us through this form here. At the very least, we will arrange a time that is convenient for you to discuss your case for free.

Our team will talk you through all of your options and advise you of your legal rights. We will also outline what the best and worst possible outcomes are.

We know how devastating it can be for both you and your family to fight charges. Which is why we will be by your side every step of the way. We will go that extra mile to fight to clear your name and secure you the best possible outcome.