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, Family Law
In an ideal world, the best scenario for a divorce case is that it would be filed, the parties would agree on all of the issues, and then they would enter a settlement proposal where they could finalize their divorce. Unfortunately, given the huge emotional burden of divorce, it is common that there are hotly contested legal hearings required prior to the entry of a final divorce judgment. This is particularly true when it comes to determining a parent’s child support
obligation and fighting over legal and physical custody
of a minor child.
Despite divorce trials and hearings being relatively common, many litigants in a divorce case have never been to court before and have no idea what to expect. Below are five tips you should read prior to any type of divorce trial or hearing in South Carolina.