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South Carolina Divorce Law


South Carolina divorce laws cover many different aspects of divorce: alimony, property distribution, child support and more. Many of these divorce laws are complex and detailed, but with help from a local South Carolina divorce lawyer, you can understand how South Carolina divorce laws will affect you.

For your convenience, the chart below summarizes a few of the key concepts of South Carolina's divorce laws:

South Carolina State Laws

  • Fault/No-Fault: No-Fault
  • Property Distribution: Equitable
  • ADR Available: Yes
  • Parenting Plan Required: No

Please understand that this information is provided for illustration purposes only and is not legal advice. Connect with a local divorce lawyer to learn how South Carolina divorce law will affect your divorce. Find a divorce lawyer practicing in your area today by calling 877-349-1310 or filling out the divorce case review form below.

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The above synopsis of South Carolina divorce laws is by no means all-inclusive and has been adapted from applicable state laws. These laws may have changed since our last update and there may be additional laws that apply in your situation. For the latest information on these divorce laws, please contact a local South Carolina divorce lawyer in your area.

Note: Keep in mind that all divorce laws are complex. If you need legal divorce advice or want to fully understand how these laws affect you, please speak with a local divorce attorney.