Columbia-Based Criminal Defense Lawyer And Former Prosecutor

Criminal charges threaten much more than your immediate freedom. They jeopardize your civil liberties, reputation, job prospects and future.

At The Law Office of A. Randolph Hough, P.A. in Columbia, we approach every case with a commitment to winning. We consistently go the extra mile in DUI cases, white collar crimes, sex offenses, domestic violence and other crimes. Our criminal defense lawyer also helps people pursue pardons.

We take into account not only the immediate ramifications of a conviction, but also the collateral and long-term consequences of criminal allegations. Our goal is to secure the best outcome possible for your unique situation.

Work With An Accomplished Local Defense Lawyer

The firm's founder, attorney A. Randolph "Randy" Hough, has a strong background in criminal law. Before entering private practice, he served as a prosecutor for the 5th Judicial Circuit of South Carolina, handling numerous crimes ranging from drug trafficking to white collar crimes to murder. He also handled complex federal drug charges as a Special Assistant United States Attorney. Few other local defense lawyers can claim this extensive background in prosecuting crimes at both the state and federal level.

Attorney Hough also has extensive training and experience in DUI defense. Over the course of his career, he has handled more than 1,000 DUI cases alone — including both drug- and alcohol-related charges. Mr. Hough is a member of the prestigious National College for DUI Defense. He is also certified to administer the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's battery of standardized field sobriety testing.

A strong trial lawyer, attorney Hough excels at building rapport with juries. He also has good working relationships with prosecutors, law enforcement and others in the legal community. His respected reputation is just one of many strengths he brings to clients' cases.

At our firm, you will find respected legal representation rooted in over 25 years of criminal law experience.

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You can also request a free initial consultation to discuss your case directly with Mr. Hough. Call 803-386-0189 or complete the online contact form to get started. We offer criminal defense services for clients across South Carolina.