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Lofton & Lofton, PC

United States 2024


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Lofton & Lofton, P.C. is a South Carolina personal injury and criminal defense law firm. We represent individuals who are injured by negligence; through the malpractice of doctors or hospitals; injured in workplace accidents or by faulty products, equipment or machinery; injured in automobile and tractor-trailer truck accidents; or through the negligent maintenance of property; and we represent clients who are being pursued for alleged criminal activity. Lofton & Lofton has achieved great success in these areas of law because of their genuine concern for their client’s well being.

Lionel S. Lofton and Frances Cain-Lofton began their law practice in 1984. Their commitment to their clients is genuine and sincere. Lofton & Lofton, P.C. is a highly regarded law firm in Charleston, SC that has received the highest (AV) Martindale-Hubbell rating over the last 20 years. This rating indicates very high to preeminent legal ability and very high ethical standards as established by confidential opinions from members of the Bar.
The Lofton law firm is proud to announce V. Lynn Lofton, J.D. as a new associate to the firm. Lynn is committed to providing her clients with the same high standards of legal assistance that her family has provided since 1984.

Whether it be a Charleston lawyer, a South Carolina lawyer,or a team of lawyers from different states, Lofton law firm is established and recognized as providing exemplary legal assistance.

What sets us apart from other South Carolina personal injury and criminal defense firms is that Lofton & Lofton is a small firm that represents real people with real problems on an individual basis. We do not process a large volume of cases. We intentionally limit the number of cases we accept so that every client receives the personal and proper attention he or she deserves.

When you are looking for a superb lawyer in South Carolina, Lofton & Lofton, P.C. is ready to serve you. Listed as one of the Best Lawyers in America, Lofton & Lofton has a proven track record of client satisfaction and excellent service. This Charleston law firm has been highly successful both in personal injury and criminal defense.

If you have been injured by the negligence of another or are being pursued for alleged criminal involvement and need assistance, call our offices today for a confidential consultation.


Lofton & Lofton, PC is metro ranked in 3 practice areas. Best Law Firms rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process.

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Metro Rankings

Tier 1 for Criminal Defense: General Practice
Tier 2 for Criminal Defense: White-Collar
Tier 2 for Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs


Regional Rankings

Tier 1 for Criminal Defense: General Practice
Tier 2 for Criminal Defense: White-Collar
Tier 2 for Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs

Practice Areas

The below are areas of legal specialty volunteered by the firm and do not designate a specialty in which a Best Law Firms ranking is held.
  • Criminal Defense: General Practice
  • Criminal Defense: White-Collar
  • Medical Malpractice Law - Plaintiffs
  • Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs

Individuals Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America®

Lofton & Lofton, PC has 1 lawyers recognized for individual performance in the 2024 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®. By receiving this Best Lawyers recognition from their peers for their professional excellence, these lawyers made Lofton & Lofton, PC eligible for evaluation for Best Law Firms rankings. For almost two decades, Best Lawyers has awarded these singular accolades, making them the foundation of our Best Law Firms awards. Read more about our Best Lawyers process here.
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