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At Ervin Law Office, we can help you with:
Criminal defense. We handle criminal defense cases in state and federal courts involving felonies, misdemeanors, drug crimes and juvenile charges, fraud, sex crimes, violent crimes & theft.
Traffic offenses. We represent clients in all types of traffic offenses including Speeding Tickets, Driving while suspended, DUI/DWI, Traffic Tickets, Reckless Driving and License Suspensions.
Personal injury and workers' compensation. We seek just compensation for you in cases involving products liability, medical malpractice, nursing home negligence, on-the-job injuries, wrongful death, auto accidents and more.
Family law. We represent clients in family law matters, including divorce, child custody and support, spousal support, alimony, and more.
The Ervin Law Firrn of Darlington, South Carolina provides representation for clients in South Carolina including the cities or towns of Bishopville, Elliott, Hartsville, North Hartsville, Cheraw, Darlington, Florence, Timmonsville, Effingham, Marion, Latta, Dillon, Roland, Mullins, Cassatt, Bennettsville, Sumter, Lake City, Society Hill, Patrick, Lake Robinson, Quinby, Lamar, Lynchburg, Coward, Scranton, Olanta, Turbeville, Chesterfield and includes representation in these counties: Chesterfield, Darlington, Florence, Dillon, Marion, Marlboro, Williamsburg. Covering the Pee Dee region of South Carolina.
50 Public Square, P.O. BOX 23
Darlington, SC 29532
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Nursing Home Malpractice
Social Security Disability
John Ervin began his legal career as a law clerk to Circuit Judge Sydney Floyd in 1985. He returned to Columbia, SC and began prosecuting drug cases and violent crimes for the Fifth Circuit Solicitor's office in 1986
In 1989 he returned to the Pee Dee region to work in Darlington, SC as a solicitor prosecuting serious felony cases and continued in that position until 1991, when he entered private practice full time.
Mr Ervin was certified as lead counsel in death penalty cases by the SC Supreme Court in 1991 and has tried numerous criminal, civil and domestic cases since.
He joined the Federal Criminal Justice Act (CJA) panel in 1992 and has represented over three hundred retained and appointed federal clients.
South Carolina, 1985
U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina, 1987
U.S. Supreme Court, 1995
University of South Carolina, J.D., 1985
University of South Carolina, B.A., 1981
Associations & Memberships
Darlington County and American Bar Associations
South Carolina Bar
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
South Carolina Trial Lawyers Association
South Carolina Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
Current and past President of Darlington Rotary Club
Law Clerk to The Honorable Sidney T. Floyd, 15th Judicial Circuit, 1985-1986.
Assistant Solicitor: 5th Judicial Circuit, 1986-1989;
4th Judicial Circuit, 1989-1991.
Partner: Milling & Ervin Law Office, 1989-1991;
Beasley, Ervin & Warr Law Offices, 1992-1993;
Ervin, Warr, Auman & Lucas, 1994-1996.
Ervin Law Office 1996-present
Former President, Darlington County Public Defender Association.