Feb 28

Mandatory Mediation in South Carolina Family Court

For most cases, there is mandatory mediation in South Carolina Family Court. Mediation is an alternative dispute resolution process in which the parties get together to attempt settlement with the help of a neutral (referred to as the "mediator"). Rule

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Feb 21

South Carolina Divorce Orders

When navigating South Carolina divorce, it can be difficult to make sense of all the legal documents and terminology, especially court orders. There are three main types of court order: Temporary Orders A "temporary order" results from a Motion for

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Jan 03

Q1: Prime Time to File for Divorce?

A lot of people file for divorce at the beginning of the year. While divorce professionals don’t all agree in the reasons why this happens, here are a few theories. The Holidays Are Over Our culture has a tendency to romanticize the holiday season, and

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Dec 07

How can you reduce the cost of your divorce?

No one enjoys the process of getting divorced and paying a lawyer makes it that much more painful. Many clients want to reduce the cost of their divorce without sacrificing the quality of their representation. Here are a few ways you can save money: Be

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Oct 29

How Wiretapping Can Screw Up Your Divorce Case

People whose marriages are breaking down can act desperately to collect information about their spouse's activities, but wiretapping can screw up your divorce case. Generally, people have an expectation of privacy in their communications with others that is

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