Burriss and Ridgeway

Offices in Columbia and Orangeburg, SC

8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday - Friday
803-451-4000
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Family Law

Family Law | Divorce Attorney Columbia, SC

Burriss & Ridgeway has over twenty years of experience in handling all types of domestic cases in the Family Courts of South Carolina. Through this experience we have learned that the most important thing we can do as your attorney is listen. We have been told by our clients that what sets us apart from other attorneys is that we truly listen to them. When you contact Burriss & Ridgeway concerning a Family Court matter, we will schedule a face to face consultation with you to discuss all of the issues of your case. We will listen to your concerns and find out your goals. We will then explain to you the process, how the law of South Carolina applies to your case, all likely outcomes and the cost-benefit of fighting over certain issues. We believe our experience gives us the ability to help our clients define realistic goals and help them achieve those goals without spending needless amounts of money. We will explain to you the projected costs of your legal matter, the expected length of time to resolve it and the ends and outs of the process. In this consultation, you will have a clear direction and understanding of where you need to go. If you decide to move forward with Burriss & Ridgeway, we will promptly begin working on your case and keep you informed along the way.

Burriss & Ridgeway has seen it all in the Family Courts of South Carolina. Nothing will surprise or intimidate. We are experienced and have handled cases that have dealt with the following issues:

  • Divorce-contested and uncontested
  • Annulment
  • Custody
  • Visitation
  • Child Support
  • Modification Actions involving child support, custody, visitation, alimony
  • Actions involving Relocation of parents
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Alimony
  • Property and Asset division
  • Retirement
  • Military Retirement
  • DSS-Abuse and Neglect cases
  • Paternity
  • Termination of Parental Rights
  • DSS-child support
  • Adoptions:
    • DSS
    • Private
    • Out of State
    • International
    • Stepparent
    • Domestication of foreign adoptions
    • Interstate Compact
  • Settlement Agreements
  • Mediation

We are your Family Law/Divorce Attorney serving the entire State of South Carolina

Offices In Columbia, Orangeburg & Lexington, SC