John DelgadoPartner

Practice Areas

Criminal Defense


South Carolina Bar
US District Court, District of South Carolina
US Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
US Supreme Court


Emory University, B.A. History, 1967
University of South Carolina School of Law, J.D., 1975


South Carolina Association of Criminal Lawyers, Founding Member and Past President
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Federal Bar Association
South Carolina Association for Justice
National Criminal Defense College at Mercer University – Faculty (Macon, Ga)
Intensive Trial Advocacy Program at Cardozo Law School – Faculty (New York, NY)

Offices and Awards

2016 Columbia White-Collar Criminal Defense Lawyer of the Year (Best Lawyers in America)
Best Lawyers in America® 2012-2016
Martindale-Hubbell, AV Preeminent
2010 Leadership in Law Award, South Carolina Lawyers Weekly
Greater Columbia Business Monthly Legal Elite (2011-2012, 2016)

To contact John Delgado or another member of the BNTD Law team about a criminal defense or other matter, please call (803) 779-7599 to schedule a consultation.

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