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Legal Assistance

By law, we are not allowed to offer legal advice in matters not related to one's employment or enrollment at Clemson University. Persons seeking legal advice on a personal matter may want to explore one of the following resources:


All Clemson students are eligible to receive one legal aid voucher per semester. Each voucher entitles the student to one-half hour consultation with a lawyer off campus. Time cannot be accumulated. This service is not provided through the Office of General Counsel. Please contact the Student Government Office at 864-656-2195 for further details.

South Carolina Bar

The South Carolina Bar is committed to serving and educating the public through a series of programs and initiatives designed to create an atmosphere of communication and trust. Visit the public services section of the South Carolina Bar Web site,, to obtain free publications or learn about legal clinics in your area.

The South Carolina Bar is committed to promoting justice and educating the public through initiatives that foster trust. Bar staff answers general legal questions as a service to the public. Responses are not intended to render legal advice. If you need legal advice, please contact the South Carolina Bar Lawyer Referral Service at 800-868-2284 or call the Legal Aid Telephone Intake Service (LATIS) at 888-346-5592.