Child Custody During the Holidays: Who Gets the Kids for Christmas?

What Does South Carolina Say About Child Custody Around the Holidays? If you’re in the process of getting a divorce or have already been divorced but didn’t address child custody, the holiday season can become an especially stressful period. While it’s generally advisable for a divorce order to address issues such as child custody and visitation over […]

Property Distribution in South Carolina: Who Gets the House in a Divorce?

While divorce is an often-uncomfortable process that can be unpleasant for the parties involved, it can be important to understand, especially for those going through it. In South Carolina, there are a number of factors that can influence how divorce proceeds. To better understand the subject, we’ll dive into some of these factors and explore […]

Typical Custody Arrangements in South Carolina: Physical and Legal Custody

Custody arrangements are one of the most important decisions that parents will make during a divorce or separation. In South Carolina, there are two main types of custody arrangements: sole custody and joint custody. In addition, both can be categorized as either physical custody or legal custody. A parent or guardian with physical custody of […]

The Ins and Outs of Alimony in South Carolina: What You Need to Know

What You Need to Know About Alimony in South Carolina Alimony, otherwise known as spousal support, is a court-imposed obligation that requires a spouse to provide financial support to the other spouse. Alimony can be temporary or permanent. While the concept is well-known, how to receive alimony, the reasons for alimony, and how the court […]

Child Support Determination and Modification in South Carolina

Understanding Child Support in South Carolina Child support is a crucial aspect of divorce and separation cases, especially when children are involved. In South Carolina, the family court determines this based on a variety of factors, including the income of both parents and the needs of the children. Sentinel Law Firm is well equipped to […]

Tips for Navigating Alimony Agreements in South Carolina

When it comes to navigating alimony agreements in South Carolina, there are many important things to consider. Whether you’re the one paying or receiving alimony, understanding the applicable laws and regulations can help make the process much smoother. Here at Sentinel Law Firm, we understand how complicated alimony can be, so we’ve put together a […]

An Overview of Family Law in Spartanburg, SC

Family law encompasses a variety of legal issues, including divorce, child custody, child support, adoption, alimony, and prenuptial agreements. In South Carolina, family law has a variety of unique rules and regulations that can be difficult to understand. At Sentinel Law Firm, we are here to help you navigate the complexities of family law in […]