Alcohol detection systems, specifically Ignition Interlock Devices (IIDs), are currently used in South Carolina to help prevent accidents caused by repeat offenders of DUIs. Essentially an in-car breathalyzer, these devices require drivers to take a breath alcohol test before their… read more
South Carolina Personal Injury Lawyers Serving Clients in Myrtle Beach, North Charleston, and Columbia If you decide to go out with friends for a night on the town in downtown Charleston, Columbia, or Myrtle Beach, SC, do you have plans… read more
What Legal Actions Can You Take Towards the At-fault Driver After a Wrong-way DUI Collision in Myrtle Beach?
After a fun afternoon enjoying the beach, you pull onto Carolina Bays Parkway, just outside of Myrtle Beach, to head home. Suddenly you encounter another vehicle flying by you going in the wrong direction of the divided highway. This scenario… read more
Summer is the season for family vacations and road trips. This means that in the coming months, you can expect to see more cars on the roads and highways in and around Myrtle Beach. Whether drivers are making Myrtle Beach… read more
In 2012, six-year-old Emma Longstreet was killed when a drunk driver hit her on New Year’s Day. In the aftermath of the accident, the young girl’s parents fought tirelessly to change the legislation regarding the punishments and penalties for drunk… read more
Summer often means backyard cookouts, camping and trips to the beach and other getaways. These activities often include alcohol, which unfortunately can lead to drunk driving. South Carolina has a number of busy vacation spots, where traffic and alcohol can… read more
For teenagers and their parents, spring means a season of celebrations such as the prom, high school graduation and other warm-weather events. Many of these occasions mean parties. And for some young people, that means drinking alcohol. Although the legal… read more
The holidays are a time of celebrations and parties. Many of these festivities involve alcohol. But drinking alcohol and driving never mix. There are a number of things you can do to keep yourself and the people around you safe… read more
Many people about to host New Years Eve parties are worried about having enough food for their guests, following up with people who haven’t RSVP’d and giving directions to attendees. However, one thing that potential social hosts rarely think about… read more
A national survey by AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety reveals that Americans are not as concerned about drunken, drowsy and aggressive driving as they were four years ago. This is a surprise, as traffic fatalities have begun to increase. The… read more
JOYE RECOGNIZED STATEWIDESelected to the Super Lawyers' Top 10 List in South Carolina.
Each year, Super Lawyers recognizes the top lawyers in South Carolina and we are incredibly honored for Mark C. Joye to have been named one of the Top 10 Super Lawyers in South Carolina for 2016. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.
Mark C. Joye is not only a highly respected personal injury attorney who handles a full spectrum of cases, from brain injuries and defective products to nursing home abuse and workers' compensation, but he is a strong advocate for positive change in his profession and community. He has also served as lead counsel in numerous cases involving victims who suffered catastrophic injuries or wrongful death through car or trucking accidents.
JOYE IN THE COMMUNITYGiving back to our area is important to us.
From our offices in Charleston, Myrtle Beach, Clinton, and Columbia, SC, we have been fighting to help people face legal challenges since 1968. Our lawyers and staff devote just as much assistance to our community as we do to our clients. We have been giving back to the local area for many years and continue to serve our neighbors through programs such as the Joye Law Firm Annual Scholarship Program and community service initiatives for our annual charitable partner of the year.