Ethics Hotline

A trained Bar lawyer is available to answer our members’ ethics questions, provide analysis of the Rules of Professional Conduct as applied to certain facts and make recommendations regarding risk management, while leaving final decisions up to the Bar member.

All conversations are confidential and protected by Rule 8.3(d) of the S.C. Rules of Professional Conduct.

Call (803) 799-6653, ext. 178 or email

Ethics Advisory Opinions | The South Carolina Bar Ethics Advisory Committee provides the full text of all ethics opinions since 1990 online.

Rules of Professional Conduct | Access the Rules of Professional Conduct via the S.C. Judicial Department.