For many married couples, the decision by one or both spouses to get a divorce is one of the most challenging and emotional decisions they will ever make. This decision can quickly become even more complicated if one or both parties are pursuing an at-fault divorce. In an at-fault divorce

Continue Reading

Our law firm was thrilled to see the talent, creativity and dedication among those who applied for our 2020 scholarship awards. We received many well-researched and thoughtful entries from high school, college and graduate students from throughout the country. The attorneys of McKinney, Tucker & Lemel, LLC, had asked students

Continue Reading

When parents are separating in South Carolina, they need to reach an agreement about the custody of any shared children before a court will grant a divorce. But rather than just one parent having custody and the other having the option for visitation, there are various options for child custody

Continue Reading

If you are considering divorcing your spouse in South Carolina, you may be wondering if legal separation is an option, and what that would entail. In South Carolina, “legal separation” is not an official status, so you will still be legally married until a judge signs the divorce decree. You

Continue Reading

How Long Does a DUI Stay on Your Record?

Everyone makes mistakes. It only seems right that those mistakes should not follow a person around for the rest of the person’s life. Unfortunately, when a person has been convicted of a DUI, the offense will stay with them. If you have been convicted of a DUI in South Carolina,

Continue Reading