WHERE CAN I GO TO FIND INFORMATION REGARDING LEGAL ISSUES IN THE GREATER CHARLESTON AREA?
Please click on the links below.
Website contains Member Directory, Information regarding the Lawyer Referral Service, Pro Bono Legal Services, ADR and Mediation, as well as other self-help sources and news and events concerning the practice of law in South Carolina.
Prosecution of criminal charges in Charleston and Berkeley County are handled by the 9th Circuit Solicitor, Scarlett A. Wilson. Website contains a schedule of Roll Call, Bond Hearings and Pleas; as well as answers to questions about expungement, diversion services and victim & witness programs.
The Clerk's Office provides administrative support for the Civil, Criminal and Family Court. This office also maintains dockets of the courts, receives and disburses child support fees, fines and costs, and maintains court records. You can find court schedules, and actual documents on file with the courts of Charleston County.
South Carolina court news and everything you need to know from the South Carolina Supreme Court all the way down to the Magistrate Courts. Site contains links to the SC Supreme Court decisions as well as recents decisions from the SC Court of Appeals. Site has Officially Approved Court Forms and rosters of the Chief Administrative Judges for each Judicial Circuit. There is also Juror information, self help resources, a SC Code of Laws in online format, information on obtaining a transcript, educational resources and an overview of South Carolina Judicial System.