Carolyn Marie Bone

Carolyn Marie Bone

Carolyn M. Bone, LLC: Divorce, Family Law, & Mediation
  • Divorce, Family Law, Arbitration & Mediation
  • South Carolina
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Summary

Bar Admissions: South Carolina, 2008 Education: J.D., University of South Carolina School of Law B.A., summa cum laude, Converse College

A former Dorchester School District II English teacher, Ms. Bone continues to represent the interests of South Carolina's children through service to the legal community. Ms. Bone served as the President of the Dorchester County Bar Association (2018), Chair of the Continuing Legal Education Committee (2015), and Secretary of the association (2016 and 2017). She is an active member of the Charleston County Bar Association, as well as the Family Court Section of the South Carolina Bar. She is an appointed member of the Dorchester County Family Court Liaison Committee (2018), serving as a bridge between local Family Court judges and family law practitioners to improve the practice of family law in our area. In 2018, she was elected as a General Council Member of the South Carolina Bar Family Law Section, which monitors and drafts Family Court legislation, conducts continuing legal education seminars, and publishes materials for Family Court attorneys in South Carolina.

In 2015, Ms. Bone successfully completed the American Bar Association/National Institute for Trial Advocacy Family Law Program, an eight-day intensive trial skills program in Boulder, Colorado. This program features nationally-recognized faculty and refines the skills and techniques used in contested divorce proceedings, including examination of child custody and financial experts.

Ms. Bone became a certified Family Court Mediator in 2017. She is a board member of the Mediation and Meeting Center of Charleston, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit which provides a variety of mediation services to the Lowcountry.

Education
University of South Carolina - Columbia
J.D. (2008) | Law
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Honors: American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (South Carolina chapter) Harvey L. Golden Award for Special Interest in Family Law University of South Carolina School of Law Susan McCrary scholarship award Editorial Board, Journal of Law & Education
Activities: President, Women in Law
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Converse College
B.A. (2005) | English & Psychology
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Honors: Summa Cum Laude Graduate; double major
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Professional Experience
Owner/Sole Practicioner
Carolyn M. Bone, LLC
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Carolyn M. Bone, LLC provides a full range of family law services throughout the state of South Carolina. Based in Summerville, South Carolina, attorney Carolyn Bone serves clients dealing with a variety of family law issues, including divorce, separation (separate support and maintenance), child custody and visitation, spousal support/alimony, modification and enforcement, property division, paternity determination, and name changes. Ms. Bone is also an experienced Guardian ad Litem.
Adjunct Professor
Charleston Southern University
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College of Adult and Professional Studies (CAPS) Program Instructor, Business Law I & II, Healthcare Law, and Employment Law
Associate
Parise Law Firm, PA
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100% of practice devoted to Family Law
Certifications
Guardian ad Litem (private cases)
University of South Carolina Children's Law Center
Certified South Carolina Family Court Mediator
S.C. Board of Arbitrator & Mediator Certification
Awards
Harvey Golden Award- Special Interest in Family Law
American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
Susan McCrary Scholarship Award
University of South Carolina School of Law
Professional Associations
Dorchester County Bar
CLE Coordinator
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South Carolina Bar
Member, Education Law Committee
- Current
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Charleston County Bar Association
Member
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South Carolina Bar
Member, Children's Law Committee
- Current
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Dorchester County Bar
President
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Dorchester County Bar
Secretary
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
South Carolina
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Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Practice Areas
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
  • Arbitration & Mediation
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Website
Carolyn M. Bone, LLC Law Firm Website
Contact & Map
Carolyn M. Bone, LLC
703 North Magnolia Street
Summerville, SC 29483
USA
Telephone: (843) 261-7025