NATIONAL CRIMINAL DEFENSE COLLEGE ALUMNI

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Jarrett Bouchette

Managing Shareholder

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The Floyd Law Firm PC

TPI Attended Date: 23-Jul

Work Surfside Beach SC South Carolina Website: https://www.floydlaw.com/attorney/jarrett-bouchette/
Biography

Practicing in State and Federal Court throughout South Carolina

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Derek Bush

Assistant Public Defender

Derek Bush was born in Summerville, South Carolina and grew up in North Charleston, South Carolina. He graduated from Fort Dorchester High School in 2007. Upon graduation, he attended the University of South Carolina, where he graduated magna cum laude in 2011 with a B.A. in Sociology with a Minor in Religious Studies. After graduating from the University of South Carolina he attended the Charleston School of Law where he received his Juris Doctor in 2014.…Read More
2nd Circuit Public Defenders Office

TPI Attended Date: 2019

Work Aiken South Carolina Work Phone: (803) 642-1732
Biography

Derek Bush was born in Summerville, South Carolina and grew up in North Charleston, South Carolina. He graduated from Fort Dorchester High School in 2007. Upon graduation, he attended the University of South Carolina, where he graduated magna cum laude in 2011 with a B.A. in Sociology with a Minor in Religious Studies.

After graduating from the University of South Carolina he attended the Charleston School of Law where he received his Juris Doctor in 2014. While attending the Charleston School of Law he was the Associate Editor-in-Chief of the Federal Courts Law Review, the President of the Trial Advocacy Competition Board, a Member of the James L. Petigru American Inn of Court, and the recipient of the Arthur Gasque Howe Trial Advocacy Award upon graduation. After graduating from law school, he worked at Cain & Williams, LLC in Seneca, South Carolina practicing workers compensation, car accident, medical malpractice, and probate matters. In June of 2016 he left private practice and moved to Aiken, SC to pursue his calling as a Public Defender in the Second Judicial Circuit (Aiken, Barnwell, and Bamberg Counties).

In 2019, he was named one of the Aiken Standard’s Young Professionals to Follow and graduated from the National Criminal Defense College Trial Practice Institute. In 2021, he graduated from the South Carolina Bar Association Leadership Academy. He has served as the South Carolina Bar Association House of Delegates Representative for the Second Circuit since 2019 and has served as a Council Member for the South Carolina Bar Association Criminal Law Section Council since 2018. He is a past Vice President and President of the Aiken County Bar Association – and remains in local bar leadership currently serving as the Secretary.

He serves as the defense lawyer for the Aiken County Adult Drug Court Program and the Aiken County Mental Health Court Program. He is an annual presenter at the South Carolina Commission on Indigent Defense Public Defender 101 Training Program and has presented at the Charleston School of Law on multiple occasions. He is also a board member for the Family and Marriage Coalition of Aiken (FAMCO).

Derek’s true joy in life is being married to his wife Brooke and raising their daughter and son. Together they own a health and wellness company focused on changing healthcare to well care. When he’s not in the office he enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter, exercise, Gamecock football, and his Tuesday Night Bible Study Group.

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Helen Dovell

Senior Assistant Public Defender

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Charleston County Public Defender’s Office

TPI Attended Date: 2014

Work CHARLESTON South Carolina

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Richard Kammen

of counsel-Retired

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Kammen and Moudy

TPI Attended Date: Began teaching at NCDC in 1982

Work 124 Moss Creek Drive Hilton Head South Carolina 29926 Work Phone: (317) 339-8499 Website: https://Kammenlaw.com

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Melanie Regis

Assistant Professor

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Charleston School of Law

TPI Attended Date: 2016

Work 385 Meeting Street, Third Floor Charleston South Carolina 29406 Work Phone: (843) 377-1110 Website: https://www.charlestonlaw.edu/teams/melanie-regis/
Biography

Melanie Regis

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Matt Swilley

Matt Swilley is a criminal defense and personal injury attorney practicing in the Pee Dee and Grand Strand areas of South Carolina. Before starting his private practice, Matt was a full time Public Defender. Since entering private practice, Matt became a CJA panel member and has worked as a part-time Assistant Public Defender. Matt graduated from The Citadel in 2006 and the University of South Carolina School of Law in 2009.Read More
Swilley Law Firm

TPI Attended Date: 2016

Work 129 S. Coit Street Florence South Carolina 29501 Website: https://swilleylaw.com
Biography

Matt Swilley is a criminal defense and personal injury attorney practicing in the Pee Dee and Grand Strand areas of South Carolina. Before starting his private practice, Matt was a full time Public Defender. Since entering private practice, Matt became a CJA panel member and has worked as a part-time Assistant Public Defender. Matt graduated from The Citadel in 2006 and the University of South Carolina School of Law in 2009.

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Boyd Young

Chief Attorney

Boyd Young is the Director of the Capital Trial Division of the South Carolina Commission of Indigent Defense where he has practiced since 2008. He and his office, have successfully resolved over 100 capital cases through plea and trial. Based on his devotion to his clients and his efforts in starting and leading statewide training, he was selected as the inaugural “Andrew David Grimes Public Defender of the Year” for 2015.…Read More
SCCID – Capital Trial Division Work Columbia South Carolina
Biography

Boyd Young is the Director of the Capital Trial Division of the South Carolina Commission of Indigent Defense where he has practiced since 2008. He and his office, have successfully resolved over 100 capital cases through plea and trial. Based on his devotion to his clients and his efforts in starting and leading statewide training, he was selected as the inaugural “Andrew David Grimes Public Defender of the Year” for 2015.

From 2005-2008, Boyd was a trial attorney with the Georgia Capital Defender Office in Atlanta, Ga. where he defended people accused of capital murder throughout the State of Georgia. While at the Georgia Capital Defender Office he was featured in a series of articles published by the McClatchy Newspapers written by Steven Henderson. This series was later turned into a PBS documentary titled “Death is Different.”

Prior to joining the Georgia Capital Defender Office, Boyd was a public defender in Charleston, SC.

Boyd got his law degree in 1999 from South Carolina and his undergraduate degree from The Citadel in Charleston, SC.

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Aimee Zmroczek

Owner

Criminal Defense attorney practicing throughout the State of South Carolina and in the Federal District of South CarolinaRead More
A.J.Z. Law Firm, LLC

TPI Attended Date: 2015

Work Columbia South Carolina Work Phone: (803) 403-7750 Website: https://www.ajzlawfirm.com
Biography

Criminal Defense attorney practicing throughout the State of South Carolina and in the Federal District of South Carolina