Supreme Court Seal
Supreme Court Seal
South Carolina
Judicial Branch
Court News ...

Completion of the Essentials Series by Newly Admitted Members
(Date posted: 05/05/2021)

This Order permits all newly admitted members admitted pursuant to Rule 402, SCACR, to complete a required Essentials Series course online for the 2021-2022 annual reporting year.

Live Streaming Oral Argument at the Court of Appeals
(Date posted: 05/03/2021)

Live Streaming Oral Argument at the Court of Appeals

Rule Amendments
(Date posted: 04/29/2021)

Since ninety days have passed since submission without rejection by the General Assembly, the amendments contained in the referenced orders are effective immediately.

New and Revised Circuit and Family Court Forms
(Date posted: 04/29/2021)

New and Revised Circuit and Family Court Forms

Administrative Suspensions for Failure to Comply with Continuing Legal Education Requirements
(Date posted: 04/26/2021)

Administrative Suspensions for Failure to Comply with Continuing Legal Education Requirements

Posted Results of the February 2021 Bar Examination
(Date posted: 04/23/2021)

Posted Results of the February 2021 Bar Examination

July 2021 Bar Examination and the Coronavirus Pandemic
(Date posted: 04/21/2021)

July 2021 Bar Examination and the Coronavirus Pandemic

Results of the February 2021 Uniform Bar Examination
(Date posted: 04/21/2021)

Results of the February 2021 Uniform Bar Examination

South Carolina Advance Sheet
(Date posted: 04/14/2021)

No South Carolina Advance Sheet will be Posted this Week.

Waiver of Distance Learning Limitations for Continuing Legal Education Requirements
(Date posted: 03/31/2021)

This Order waives the restrictions on the numbers of CLE credits that may be obtained through online or telephone courses for the 2021-2022 annual reporting year.

Inclement Weather
(Date posted: 03/18/2021)

Inclement Weather

Memo Regarding the Amended Order Regarding the Operation of the Trial Courts During the Coronavirus Emergency
(Date posted: 03/05/2021)

Memo Regarding the Amended Order Regarding the Operation of the Trial Courts During the Coronavirus Emergency

Pro Bono Honor Roll for 2020
(Date posted: 03/05/2021)

Supreme Court Releases Pro Bono Honor Roll for 2020

Amended Order Regarding the Operation of the Trial Courts During the Coronavirus Emergency
(Date posted: 03/04/2021)

Amended Order Regarding the Operation of the Trial Courts During the Coronavirus Emergency

In-Person Proceedings and Jury Trials in Circuit, Family, Probate, and Master-in-Equity Courts
(Date posted: 02/26/2021)

In-Person Proceedings and Jury Trials in Circuit, Family, Probate, and Master-in-Equity Courts

In-Person Proceedings and Jury Trials in the Summary Courts
(Date posted: 02/26/2021)

In-Person Proceedings and Jury Trials in the Summary Courts

Administrative Suspensions for Failure to Pay License Fees Required by Rule 410 of the South Carolina Appellate Court Rules (SCACR)
(Date posted: 02/26/2021)

The South Carolina Bar has furnished the attached list of lawyers who have failed to pay their license fees for 2021. Pursuant to Rule 419(d)(1), SCACR, these lawyers are hereby suspended from the practice of law. They shall surrender their certificate of admission to practice law to the Clerk of this Court by March 26, 2021.

South Carolina Advance Sheet
(Date posted: 02/24/2021)

No South Carolina Advance Sheet will be Posted this Week.

Supreme Court issues order regarding COVID-19 mitigation measures for the February 2021 Bar Examination
(Date posted: 02/04/2021)

Supreme Court issues order regarding COVID-19 mitigation measures for the February 2021 Bar Examination

Judicial Elections
(Date posted: 02/03/2021)

Judicial elections were held February 3, 2021

Rule Changes Submitted to the General Assembly
(Date posted: 01/29/2021)

Rule Changes Submitted to the General Assembly

Suspension of Family Court Benchmark Administrative Order
(Date posted: 01/15/2021)

Suspension of Family Court Benchmark Administrative Order

February 2021 Bar Examination and the Coronavirus Pandemic
(Date posted: 01/14/2021)

February 2021 Bar Examination and the Coronavirus Pandemic

In-Person Proceedings in Circuit, Family, Probate, and Master-in-Equity Courts (As Amended on January 8, 2021)
(Date posted: 01/11/2021)

In-Person Proceedings in Circuit, Family, Probate, and Master-in-Equity Courts (As Amended on January 8, 2021)

In-Person Proceedings in the Summary Courts (As Amended on January 8, 2021)
(Date posted: 01/11/2021)

In-Person Proceedings in the Summary Courts (As Amended on January 8, 2021)

South Carolina Advance Sheet
(Date posted: 01/06/2021)

No South Carolina Advance Sheet will be Posted this Week.

In-Person Proceedings in Circuit, Family, Probate, and Master-in-Equity Courts
(Date posted: 01/06/2021)

In-Person Proceedings in Circuit, Family, Probate, and Master-in-Equity Courts

In-Person Proceedings in the Summary Courts
(Date posted: 01/06/2021)

In-Person Proceedings in the Summary Courts

Interest Rate on Money Decrees and Judgments
(Date posted: 01/05/2021)

Order issued regarding legal rate of interest on money decrees and judgments.