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Custody, Visitation, and the Coronavirus/Covid-19

Written on April 1st 2020.


In South Carolina we are now in the third week of the Coronavirus/COVID-19 crisis; incrementally, more and more of our State has been shut down.  How do parents who are operating under a custody/visitation order handle these uncertain times?  This is a question many people are grappling with, a… read more

Posted in Divorce and Family Law

When Does Alimony End?

Written on April 23rd 2019.



There are a number of types of alimony in South Carolina: permanent and periodic alimony, lump-sum alimony, rehabilitative alimony, and reimbursement alimony.


The topic I am writing about today primarily focuses on permanent and periodic alimony, but may also apply to other… read more

Posted in Divorce and Family Law

The Guardian ad Litem

Written on July 5th 2018.

What you need to know about the Guardian ad Litem

In South Carolina, a Guardian ad Litem is often times appointed by the Family Court in cases where child custody or child visitation is contested.

The case could be a divorce case where both parents disagree over who should have custody of the… read more

Posted in Divorce and Family Law

Family Court Mediation

Written on January 26th 2018.

Whenever I meet with a prospective client to discuss a Greenville Family Court matter, I chart out a map of how his or her case may work its way through the Family Court system in South Carolina. One possible destination on that map is mediation.

What is mediation?

Mediation is a process by wh… read more

Posted in Divorce and Family Law

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