Fifth Judicial Circuit Court Richland County

1701 Main Street, Room 205, Columbia, SC 29202
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 2766, Columbia, SC, 29202
Richland County

Court System Type:

All civil cases at law over $300., Civil cases in equity., Proceedings in habeas corpus., Felonies and misdemeanors, Proceedings in quo warranto., Prohibition and certiorari cases., Appeals from magistrate court, municipal court, and administrative agenc


Contact Information:

Phone Number: 803-748-5039

County Clerk, Judge, or Other Info:

Staff: G. Thomas Cooper, Jr., L. Casey Manning, J. Ernest Kinard, Jr. (Resident Judge), Joseph M. Strickland (Master-in-Equity)

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  • How was I chosen? - Jurors are picked at random from lists of registered voters, people with driver's licenses, or those with state issued ID cards.
  • What are the exemptions? Depending on local laws and specific court policies, exemptions MAY include persons over age 70, and those having recently served on a jury (usually within 1-3 years depending on county policy). In the state of South Carolina, there are possible exemptions for any person employed within the walls of any courthouse. If any of these apply to you, contact the court to verify they observe the exemption.
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Nearby Courts:

Richland County Magistrate Court Columbia
1515 Richland Street
0.2 mile away

South Carolina Supreme Court
1231 Gervais Street
0.3 mile away

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