Law Office of Shawn L. Reeves, LLC
1201 Main Street
Columbia, SC 29201
Columbia, South Carolina Divorce Lawyer
"Helping clients navigate difficult family situations toward a better life."
If you are seeking the services of a family lawyer or mediator, one of the first things you need to do is select the lawyer that fits you and your unique situation. How do you know if this office is right for you? Here is some information to help you make your decision.
Purpose. The purpose of this office is to help clients navigate difficult family situations toward a better life. Family court cases involve some of the most sensitive areas of a client’s life, and this office strives to handle those cases in a professional and caring manner with the client’s best interests and goals in focus.
About Shawn. Shawn Reeves is a South Carolina lawyer who primarily represents clients in family court cases, particularly separation and divorce cases. Shawn is also a certified family court mediator in South Carolina. He is a graduate of the College of Charleston and the University of South Carolina School of Law. Shawn is a licensed member of the South Carolina Bar. He is also a member of the American Bar Association. Shawn regularly attends continuing legal education classes regarding family law subject matter. He has taught family law CLE classes and has been published in the American Bar Association’s journal The SciTech Lawyer. Shawn is a native South Carolinian with deep family roots in Dorchester County. He is married to the novelist Amy Carol Reeves and has two young children.
About this office. Shawn is a solo practice lawyer. He offers each client the personalized attention vital to effectively litigate and negotiate the resolution of a family court case. Shawn utilizes modern technology and a network of professional referral sources such as financial experts, investigators, and mental health experts to deliver competent and diligent legal services at a good value to each client.
Attorney fees. In most cases, Shawn charges an hourly rate for attorney fees. In certain uncontested cases, Shawn charges a flat fee. Clients are responsible for costs such as court filing fees, process server fees, court reporter fees, and expert fees. Prior to beginning representation, this office requires each client to sign an attorney fee agreement detailing the fee structure for the particular case. This office also generally requires payment of a retainer fee prior to beginning representation. This office accepts payment by check, cash, MasterCard, and Visa.
Getting started. If you would like to meet with Shawn to seek representation by this law firm, the first step is to schedule an initial consultation. During that meeting, Shawn will take the time to listen to the details of your unique situation and will discuss your legal alternatives. To schedule a consultation, call Shawn at 803-748-1316 or by mobile telephone at 803-608-4895 or use the Contact form on this website.
Geographic area of practice. The Law Office of Shawn L. Reeves, LLC is available to provide legal services to clients in divorce and other family court cases not only in Richland County (Columbia) but also throughout the State of South Carolina including Lexington County, Beaufort County (Beaufort, Bluffton, Hilton Head), Dorchester County (St. George, Summerville), Charleston County (Charleston, Mt. Pleasant, North Charleston, James Island, John's Island, West Ashley), Berkeley County, Orangeburg County, Horry County (Myrtle Beach, Conway), Colleton County (Walterboro), Georgetown County, Greenville County, Greenwood County, Spartanburg County, Sumter County, and York County (Rock Hill, York).