Matt Bodman Makes Cases Matter
Trial-tested attorney focused on results - and your needs
Being convicted of a criminal charge can change your life forever. That's why it's critical that you have someone on your side who understands how the legal system works. In Columbia, S.C., you can rely on criminal defense attorney Matt Bodman to aggressively represent you. He knows how to tackle the toughest charges, from drunk driving to white-collar crimes and other serious allegations.
A former prosecutor, Matt Bodman knows exactly how the other side works and the strategies they often use to try to get a conviction. He realizes the stakes of a criminal conviction can be very high. If you're convicted of a crime in South Carolina, you could face thousands of dollars in fines and spend months or years in jail. He understands why it’s so important to have an experienced DUI attorney.
There are other consequences that come from having a criminal record. Many employers are reluctant to hire a convicted felon. You might also have a hard time obtaining a loan to buy a car or a house. Your reputation may be destroyed - and your good name is something that no amount of money can fix once it's been tarnished.
Attorney Bodman represents people from all walks of life, including college students from the University of South Carolina and other Columbia-area schools who may need help with an underage drinking charge or some other legal matter.
With years of experience in courtrooms and at the negotiating table, Matt Bodman understands the seriousness of criminal charges. That's why he works hard to help clients creatively solve their problems to get the best resolution possible. Whether you've been charged with a crime in South Carolina or you are under investigation, you can rely on a criminal justice attorney who is committed to performance and results.
"I believe everyone deserves the best defense," Bodman said. "And I will do everything I can as your lawyer to make that possible for you."