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Law School for Non-Lawyers

Date:  Weekly on Monday, - , -

Location: CULINARY INSTITUTE OF THE SOUTH 1 Venture Drive, Bluffton, SC 29910

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Do you know your rights and responsibilities under the law? While you may not be a lawyer, it is important to understand the law and how it affects you. The South Carolina Bar is sponsoring Law School for Non-Lawyers, an 8-class course (see schedule below) designed to provide an overview of the SC legal system and insight into common legal issues. All classes are taught by licensed attorneys and judges. The Fall 2023 course will be held at TCL's CULINARY INSTITUTE OF THE SOUTH at 1 Venture Drive in Bluffton, behind the Kroger in the Buckwalter Place Shopping Center on Mondays from 6- 9 pm. Tuition is $99 and includes the course textbook. To register, please visit or contact Carrie Hirsch at 843-684-0923 or [email protected]REGISTRATION CLOSES SEPTEMBER 6.

September 11: Overview of State Courts: Alternative Dispute Resolution

September 18: Juvenile Justice: Child Protection Hearings

September 25: Family Law: Real Estate and Landlord Tenant Law

October 2: Wills, Estates, and Probate: Health Care and Elder Law

October 9: SC Workers’ Compensation: Employment Law

October 16: Bankruptcy: Consumer Law and Debt Collection

October 23: Criminal Law: Torts

October 30: Education: Immigration


Turn into Buckwalter Place Shopping Center in Bluffton from Buckwalter Parkway then follow signs towards the back of the complex. The Culinary Institute of the South is located behind the Kroger Supermarket. There are parking spaces on the side of our building next to the playground. To enter through the main entrance, walk around to the front of the building.

Admission Details: $99 for EIGHT 3-Hour Classes

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