Dayne C. Phillips

Eleventh Circuit Public Defender Selection Panel
South Carolina

About Dayne C. Phillips

ATTORNEY DAYNE PHILLIPS has dedicated his life to defending those who are wrongfully accused or who have made an unfortunate mistake and need help. He is a trained and experienced South Carolina criminal defense attorney and appellate litigator. He has successfully defended citizens in felony jury trials and has successfully argued before the South Carolina Supreme Court and Court of Appeals. Dayne is a former President of the South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and former circuit representative on that organization's Board of Directors. He is also a graduate of the National Criminal Defense College and is a State Delegate of the National College for DUI Defense. WARNING: If you are in need of immediate legal representation, please contact us immediately. The lawyer only makes case-by-case assessments because every case must be evaluated on its specific factual and legal issues. Submission of any information via this website or email (e.g., your question, personal information, and/or any response) does not establish an attorney-client relationship; does not constitute legal advice; and is not considered confidential or privileged communication. In other words, please do not reveal confidential or private information over the internet. DISCLAIMER: The information on this website (1) does not establish an attorney-client relationship; (2) is only for general information; (3) does not constitute legal advice; (4) cannot be cited as legal authority; (5) is accurate as of the date of publication; and (6) cannot replace the advice of an attorney licensed in South Carolina who has reviewed the facts of your case. Please note that the information on this website is no


Work experience

Eleventh Circuit Public Defender Selection Panel
Member | 2020 - Present
National Forensic College at the Cardozo School of Law
Student | 2017 - 2017
NACDL and Cardozo School of Law National Forensic College presented in collaboration with the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts and Defender Services Training Division in New York City. The purpose of the college is to instruct supervisors, trainers, and experienced litigators who are or will...
National Criminal Defense College (NCDC)
Student | 2015 - 2015


University of South Carolina School of Law
J.D. (2010), Law | 2008 - 2010
Honors: Moot Court


Rising Star
Super Lawyers | 2021
Honorable Mention for "Best DUI Attorney" in Columbia
Free Times Columbia | 2020
Legal Elite
Columbia Business Monthly | 2020


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