Charleston County Magistrate Small Claims Court

995 Morrison Drive, Charleston, SC 29403
Charleston County

Court System Type:

Small claims ($0-$5,000) cases., Mental Health cases., Emergency civil protection/ restraining orders., Misdemeanor preliminary hearings., Juvenile cases., Traffic infractions.


Contact Information:

Phone Number: 843-724-6720
Fax: 843-724-6785

County Clerk and Other Info:

Judge or Clerk: Henry W. Guerard (Chief Magistrate)

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Nearby Courts:

Charleston County Magistrate Court City of Charleston
995 Morrison Drive
0.0 mile away

Charleston Municipal Court
180 Lockwood Boulevard
1.1 miles away

Ninth Judicial Circuit Court Charleston County
Charleston County Judicial Center, 100 Broad Street
1.3 miles away

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