This is a list of links to websites about South Carolina family law and other helpful resources. This information is intended to give you general information only and is not intended to be legal advice. You should always speak to an attorney if you have questions about the law. Contact us today to request a consultation with a South Carolina family law attorney. 


Our Summerville Mediation Website (for those seeking a mediated divorce)

Our Family Wizard (Co-Parenting App) Regional Listing

Attorney Carolyn Bone featured in  "How to Prepare for a Peaceful Divorce"*

Mediation and Meeting Center of Charleston (Family Court Mediator)

South Carolina Bar Association


Charleston County Bar Association


Dorchester County Bar Association


South Carolina Child Support Calculator


South Carolina Child Support Guidelines


South Carolina Child Support Enforcement (DSS)


South Carolina Code of Laws



South Carolina Judicial Department Family Court Overview


Family Court Judge Assignments (Dates and Counties)


Charleston County Clerk of Court


Dorchester County Clerk of Court


Berkeley County Clerk of Court


South Carolina Vital Records (DHEC)


Family Law Information from the South Carolina Bar (see "Family Law")

  • Divorce

  • Legal Separation

  • Property Rights in Divorce

  • Child Support

  • Child Custody

  • Visitation after divorce or separation

  • Domestic Violence

  • Grandparents Rights

  • LGBTQ Children or Parents


Check Your Credit Report (no cost) For Filing Tax Year 2020: Divorced or Separated Individuals* (Always consult with a CPA - we do not give any tax advice)

*Standard Disclaimer: Under Rule 7.4 of the S.C. Rules of Professional Conduct, only certified specialists may use the term “expert” or other forms of the word. The word "expert" as used in this linked article should NOT be interpreted as any claim that the Attorney is a certified specialist in any legal field. South Carolina does not certify Family Lawyers as specialists, so no family law attorney may claim this particular designation in this state.