ABOUT US Carol Sanders is the owner of Carol Sanders, P.A., in Columbia, South Carolina. She is listed in Best Lawyers in America, in the area of Family Law. She has an AV rating in Martindale Hubbell Legal Directory, which is the highest possible rating for ability and ethics. She has served two terms as Chair of the Family Law Section of the South Carolina Bar Association and she has served as Chair of the Family Law Section of the South Carolina Trial Lawyers Association. She has also served as Secretary and Vice-President of both organizations. She Co-Chaired the “Law in the Fifty States” committee of the Family Law Section of the American Bar Association. She was Editor of The Family Lawyer, the publication of the Family Law Section of the South Carolina Bar Association. She has been published in The Family Advocate, the journal of the Family Law Section of the American Bar Association. By appointment of the South Carolina Supreme Court, she has served on the Commission on Alternative Dispute Resolution and as Chair of the Board of Arbitrator and Mediator Certification (which involves certifying arbitrators and mediators for Court appointment and handling intake of ADR Grievance matters), since their inception. She has served as Chairperson of the Council on ADR. She has served as a presenter for Bridge the Gap in the area of Family Law for many years. She has been a presenter for numerous CLE’s on Family Law and Alternative Dispute Resolution, including but not limited to Hot Tips from the Experts.

Carol has twenty-nine years of experience as an attorney in the area of Family Law/Divorce. She has been a Family Law mediator for nineteen years. Promoting alternatives to litigation has long been her greatest professional passion.

Carol has been active in the midlands community, having chaired the Board of Senior Resources and served on the Boards of Historic Columbia Foundation, Trustus Theatre, and the Richland County Conservation Commission.