The Bar periodically offers a seven-week Law School for Non-Lawyers course covering a variety of general legal subjects, which includes a helpful textbook on South Carolina law.

Click on the calendar below to find a program near you.

Covered topics include:

Overview of State Courts
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Family Law
Juvenile Justice
Child Protection Hearings
Wills, Estates and Probate Law
Health Care and Elder Law
Bankruptcy Law
Consumer Law and Debt Collection
Real Estate and Landlord/Tenant Law
Employment Law
South Carolina Workers' Compensation Law
Criminal Law

The registration fee is $45 and includes course materials.

Attorneys wishing to teach upcoming courses and persons seeking to bring this program to a technical college in your area should contact Debbie Morris at or (803) 799-4015, ext. 158.

The Law School for Non-Lawyers is made possible through an IOLTA grant from the SC Bar Foundation.