Skilled Representation Against Complex Federal Charges
If you are charged with a federal crime, your freedom and future depend on the knowledge and abilities of your defense counsel. Federal court has distinct procedures, rules of evidence and sentencing. Federal prosecutors have more resources to investigate, and often there is less leeway to cut a good deal.
At Christopher A. Wellborn, P.A., we have extensive experience in defending people against federal charges. Based in Rock Hill, we represent the accused in York County and the surrounding counties of South Carolina. Contact us for a free consultation if you have been arrested or indicted or if you suspect you are under investigation.
We handle all federal crimes:
- Drug crimes
- Aggravated assault
- Robbery and burglary
- Fraud or embezzlement
- Money laundering
- Conspiracy and racketeering
- Internet crimes ( credit card theft or child porn)
- Gun crimes (felon in possession)
- Weapons enhancements (use of a firearm or deadly weapon in commission of another crime)
- Murder (including capital murder)
Work With An Experienced Defense Lawyer
Trial lawyer and Rock Hill federal crimes defense attorney Chris Wellborn is a former prosecutor and has practiced criminal law for 30 years. We defend people in all federal court matters, including grand jury proceedings, pretrial motions, plea bargains, trials, sentencing and appeals. We defended a client on a federal death penalty murder case, sparing the client from execution and securing a verdict of not guilty.
We understand the nuances of the complex federal sentencing guidelines, knowing when there is room to negotiate and when there is no choice but to go to trial. We are skilled at exploiting the holes in the prosecution’s case to give clients a fighting chance to beat the allegations or reduce the punishment.