Gus Anastopoulo is the founder and principal attorney at the Gus Anastopoulo Law Firm, serving the residents of Charleston and North Charleston in the areas of personal injury and criminal defense. His personal injury practice focuses on motor vehicle accident victims, with a particular emphasis on helping victims of drunk drivers and holding both the drunk drivers and the bars who served them accountable for their share in creating a dangerous situation and causing a serious crash. In the field of criminal defense, Mr. Anastopoulo defends people charged with DUI, drugs and burglary, among other offenses, including representation of students at the College of Charleston charged with DUI or drug offenses that could potentially disrupt their future. When you’re in trouble and in need of legal help, Gus Anastopoulo has your back.
Gus is a native of Charleston, South Carolina. After completing his undergraduate studies in Florida, Gus returned to Charleston to attend law school and chose to remain here to represent the people of the Low Country. Gus prides himself on the fact he has only ever represented individuals in need; never an insurance company trying to evade responsibility or the government trying to lock someone up.
Gus graduated from Florida State University and Charleston School of Law, where he made the Dean’s List and was a member of the school’s Trial Advocacy Team. A true litigator at heart, he is admitted to practice in all state courts throughout South Carolina, as well as the federal U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina. Gus is a member of the South Carolina Association for Justice and the South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. In 2019, he was selected to Best Attorneys of America – Young Lawyer Division.