J. Scott Bischoff, II

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Criminal Defense Attorney in Charleston, SC

Savage Law Firm
 | 15 Prioleau Street, Charleston, SC 29401
Phone: 843-720-7470
Selected to Rising Stars: 2017 - 2018
Licensed Since: 2008
Practice Areas:
  • Criminal Defense (60%),
  • Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI (30%),
  • Professional Liability: Defense (10%)
Attorney Profile

As an associate attorney at Savage Law Firm, J. Scott Bischoff II defends clients in criminal cases in Charleston and throughout South Carolina. He personally handles a variety of cases involving criminal defense, white collar crime, personal injury and DUI. He also works on wrongful death and professional licensing cases.

Mr. Bischoff received his Bachelor of Science in biology from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2003. He then received his Juris Doctor from Charleston School of Law in 2008. Prior to joining Savage Law Firm, he was an associate attorney in the Dorchester County public defender's office, where he represented clients in a wide variety of misdemeanor and felony cases.

Since joining Savage Law Firm, Mr. Bischoff has spent three years representing adults and juveniles in criminal charges that include DUI and DUAC charges, drug- and alcohol-related offenses and South Carolina Department of Social Services allegations. He is also a regular guest lecturer on trial advocacy and criminal defense at the Charleston School of Law.

Mr. Bischoff is licensed to practice law in South Carolina. He is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, The South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the National College for DUI Defense, the Charleston County Bar Association and The James L. Petigru Chapter of the American Inns of Court. He has an AV Preeminent* rating from his peers through Martindale-Hubbell, and he also holds a "Superb" rating from his peers through Avvo. He appears weekly on Charleston Sports Radio, ESPN 98.9 FM and 910 AM to discuss legal issues in sports.

* AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

 
Practice Areas

Criminal Defense (60%)
Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI (30%)
Professional Liability (10%)

Criminal Defense (60%): Criminal Law

Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI (30%): DUI/DWI

Professional Liability (10%): Professional Malpractice - Other

Focus Areas

Criminal Law, DUI/DWI, Professional Malpractice - Other

Selections

top-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 2 years

Rising Stars: 2017 - 2018

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About Scott Bischoff, II

Admitted: 2008, South Carolina

Professional Webpage: http://savlaw.com/our-team/scott-bischoff/

Honors and Awards:

  • South Carolina Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2017
  • Honored to have received the 2016 SC Bar Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year award., South Carolina Bar Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year, 2016
  • Pro Bono Service distinction, Charleston School of Law
  • “Star of the Quarter”, SC Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, 2014-2015
  • Member of the Moot Court Board and won the Founders’ Upperclass Moot Court Competition, Charleston School of Law
  • AV® Preeminent™ by Martindale-Hubbell

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • U.S. District Court, District of SC, 2011
  • South Carolina Bar, 2008
  • South Carolina Bar Association
  • James L. Petigru Chapter of the American Inns of Court, Secretary, 2015-2017
  • Charleston County Bar Association
  • South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • National College of DUI Defense
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • American Bar Association

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Special Olympics Committee for the SC Bar Association Young Lawyers Division, Co-Coordinator, 2016-2017
  • Charleston Homeless Court Implementation Committee, Member
  • Charleston School of Law Alumni Association, Member, 2013-2016
  • South Carolina Special Olympics, Board of Directors, Member, 2017 – present
  • "Bowling Buddies," a SC Bar YLD event held every year in Charleston for SC Special Olympics athletes, Co-Founder
  • 180 Place

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Charleston School of Law, Guest Lecturer

Educational Background:

  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.S., Major: Biology, 2003
Find Me Online
Website - www.savlaw.com
Office Location for J. Scott Bischoff, II

15 Prioleau Street
Charleston, SC 29401

Phone: 843-720-7470

 

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Last Updated: 1/17/2018

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