Free Publications

The South Carolina Bar offers a series of educational brochures and forms on a variety of topics.

Transitions: Legal Issues for Parents and Caregivers of Special Needs Children Transitioning to Adulthood

Legal Ease, Volume 1, Issue 1

Legal Ease is a free publication of the Bar's Public Services Division. Issue 1 focuses on money issues relative to tax credits, payday lending, the Payment Wages Act and tax and rebate scams.

Advance Directive Forms

Advance Care Planning: Talking About Your Health Care Choices

Pocket Legal Counselor
This free packet contains easy-to-read information on more than 15 legal issues, including how to choose the right lawyer, alternative ways to resolve disputes, porce, elder law, buying a home and estate planning.

Your Guide to Magistrates Court
Prepared by the Bar's Young Lawyers Division, the free guide offers answers to frequently asked questions, legal definitions, court rules and forms.

S.C. Senior Citizens Handbook (PDF) (UPDATED!)

Guidelines for Guardians ad Litem 

Kids' Law (provided by the USC School of Law Children's Law Center) 

* Note: To view the documents in PDF format, you will need to have Adobe Reader. You may download this program free of charge from Adobe.