Services and Areas of Practice

Francis J. Cornely has been admitted to practice in the following courts:

  • All Municipal and Magistrate's Courts throughout South Carolina
  • All Circuit Courts in the 16 different judicial circuits throughout South Carolina
  • All Federal District Courts throughout South Carolina
  • Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals which includes Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia
  • The Supreme Court of the United States

Cornely Law specializes in the following areas of practice:

Criminal Defense


  • Driving Under the Influence (DUI)
  • Boating Under the Influence
  • Criminal Domestic Violence (CDV)
  • Driving Under Suspension
  • Felonies
  • Misdemeanors
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Assault
  • Arson
  • Bribery
  • Breach of Trust
  • Burglary
  • Conspiracy
  • Drug Crimes
  • Fraud
  • Hit and Run
  • Leaving the Scene of an Accident
  • Weapon Crimes
  • Minor in Possession of Alcohol (MIP)
  • Murder
  • Manslaughter
  • Probation Violations
  • Auto and Truck Accidents
  • Slip and Fall
  • Victims of Crimes
  • Wrongful Death
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Personal Injury
  • Negligence/Tort Actions
  • Insurance Litigation