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Rebecca Poston Creel is a Family Law attorney with offices in Columbia, Beaufort, and Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

Rebecca hails from Hemingway, SC.  She graduated from Converse College in 2004 with a double Bachelor’s in Business Finance and Psychology. She received her JD from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 2007 where she was a Johnson Legal Scholar. While in law school, she was an active member of the National Association of Women Lawyers and the Public Interest Law Society.

 Rebecca is a 2011 Graduate of the Houston Family Law Trial Institute, a week-long intensive trial training institute focusing on advanced concepts of Family Law Litigation.

After law school, she worked as an associate for Luce, Moore, and Franklin in the area of residential real estate and foreclosure law. She practiced with Hon. Monet Pincus of Pincus Family Law until her election to the Family Court Bench.  She then joined the Law Offices of Lester & Hendrix and limits her practice exclusivly to complex marital and other domestic litigation. 

In her spare time, Rebecca is a very active volunteer. She sat on the Fundraising Committee and Advisory Council for the Epilepsy Foundation of South Carolina. With the EFSC she also was certified as a H.O.P.E Mentor. She sits on the executive committee of V-Day Columbia. She also volunteers with SCCADVSA, the Alzheimer’s Association, and Project Pet. Rebecca serves on the Board of Directors for Operation Homefront-Wounded Warrior of South Carolina.


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Practice areas


  1. Child Custody: 40%
  2. Divorce & Separation: 40%
    3 years
  3. Adoption: 10%
  4. Child Support: 10%



Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Reynolds H. Blankenship Jr.

    Rebecca is very knowledgeable and effective. I highly recommend her.


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  • Gregory Hyland

    Rebecca is a talented, knowledgeable family law attorney who you can really cares about doing a great job for her clients.


    Gregory Hyland Divorce & Separation Attorney
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Contact info

Lester & Hendrix

1901 Gadsden Street
Suite A
Columbia, SC, 29201


SCGood Standing200711/12/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Legal Elite of the MidlandsColumbia Business Monthly2014
Johnson Legal ScholarSpartanburg County FoundationN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLester and Hendrix2013 - Present
AttorneyPincus Family Law2009 - Present
AttorneyLuce, Moore and Franklin2007 - 2009
Association namePosition nameDuration
South Carolina Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Richland County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A
South Carolina Association for JusticeN/AN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
East Texas College of LawFamily Law Trial InstituteN/A2011
University of South Carolina School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
Converse CollegeFinance and PsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts2004
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Family Law EssentialsCustody and Visitation2014
South Carolina Family Court Bench BarLet Your Body Talk - The Biochemistry of Body Language and Using Yourself as a Trial Tool2013
Voices Against VIolenceOrders Of Protection2012
Voices Against ViolenceOrders of Protection2011
Divorce Litigation: From Start to FinishEthics2011