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A guardian ad litem is a legal guardian appointed by a court to represent the best interests of minor children and incompetent persons in legal proceedings. They are often used in child custody, child support, visitation rights and parentage cases. In proceedings involving minor children, either parent can request the use of a guardian ad litem or the court can appoint one on its own motion. Here at Lester and Hendrix, LLC, our lawyers in Beaufort, Myrtle Beach and Columbia provide the necessary services to adults and minor children that are in need of having their rights and well-being protected.
With over seven decades of combined experience in family law and divorce at Lester and Hendrix, LLC, we are able to properly advocate for the needs of minor children and incompetent adults. We serve as officers of the court, fighting for those that need help protecting their best interests in South Carolina.
Upon being appointed to serve as guardian ad litem, we serve the needs of minor children and incompetent persons for the duration of the legal action. There are many duties that must be performed and our talented lawyers at Lester and Hendrix, LLC, are experienced at performing these numerous responsibilities. The duties often depend on the ages of those involved and the specific circumstances of each case. Here are some examples:
With three locations in South Carolina in Beaufort, Columbia, and Myrtle Beach, Lester and Hendrix, LLC, is able to help you resolve your family law issues. Please contact us with your legal concerns by phone or online. With our services at your disposal, you can rest assured that your legal issues will be dealt with timely, effectively, and handled by an experienced professional.