Limited Certificates to Practice Law

Several types of limited certificates to practice law are available under the South Carolina Appellate Court Rules (SCACR).  A listing of the types along with the applicable rule and application form appear below.

Limited Certificate of Admission for In-House Counsel

Rule 405, SCACR
Application Form

Limited Certificate of Admission for Clinical Law Program Teachers

Rule 414, SCACR
Application Form

Limited Certificate of Admission for Retired and Inactive Attorney Pro Bono Participation Program

Rule 415, SCACR
Application Form

Limited Certificate of Admission for Judge Advocates

Rule 427, SCACR
Application Form

Limited Certificate of Admission for Military Spouse Attorneys

Rule 430, SCACR
Application Form

 

Office Location:
Supreme Court Building
1231 Gervais Street
Columbia, SC 29201

Office Hours:
Monday through Friday
8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Excluding state holidays

Mailing Address:
Office of Bar Admissions
Supreme Court of South Carolina
P.O. Box 11330
Columbia, SC 29211

ALL OVERNIGHT DELIVERIES MUST USE OFFICE LOCATION ADDRESS

Voice: (803) 734-1080 *
FAX: (803) 734-0394
TTY: (803) 734-6365

* The Office of Bar Admissions accepts telephone calls between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.