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Greenville Courthouses

Last updated: September 27, 2013

Nestled into the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Greenville combines traditional southern charm with stunning natural beauty and unexpected contemporary cool.  While home to only about 60,000 people, Greenville is one of the fastest growing metropolitan areas in the country.  And with unparalleled access to outdoor adventures  and cultural landmarks like the Bon Secours Wellness Arena, Falls Park  and the Greenville County Museum of Art, it is not difficult to see what makes Greenville such an attractive place to live.

The South Carolina judicial system consists of interconnected levels of courthouses that handle different aspects of the legal system or areas of the law.  "Circuit Court" is the primary trial level court for criminal and civil matters, but South Carolina also boasts specialized family and probate courts, plus many varied municipal courts that handle traffic violations, small claims and some misdemeanors.  Knowing which court is appropriate for your particular issue is critical to your success, so here is a useful guide to some of the key courthouses in the Greenville metropolitan area.