Aggressive, creative, and compassionate are words Ben Stevens colleagues freely use... more
Aggressive, creative, and compassionate are words Ben Stevens colleagues freely use to describe him. While Ben is an experienced trial lawyer who holds anAV Preeminent Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell, it takes much more than technical proficiency to be an effective family law attorney. A quality family law attorney must also be able to understand his clients problems and to understan... view profile
Jenny was born and raised in Charleston, South Carolina, and she is a graduate of... more
Jenny was born and raised in Charleston, South Carolina, and she is a graduate of the College of Charleston and Charleston School of Law. Prior to moving to Spartanburg, she helped form the Charleston County Custody Fast-Track Committee, which she co-chaired. Jenny is a frequent speaker at local, state, and national continuing legal education seminars, and she moderates the annual Guardian ad L... view profile
A native of Spartanburg and graduate of Spartanburg High, Mr. Turner received a... more
A native of Spartanburg and graduate of Spartanburg High, Mr. Turner received a double major from Clemson University. He worked two years as a clerk at Alston & Bird in Atlanta before attending Loyola University School of Law. He completed a judicial externship with the Honorable Sol Blatt, Jr. in the United States District Court. Mr. Turner is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell.
At The Cate Law Firm, P.A., we are a family law-focused practice in Spartanburg, SC... more
At The Cate Law Firm, P.A., we are a family law-focused practice in Spartanburg, SC helping clients deal with issues varying from divorce, custody, child support, property division, and alimony to prenuptial/ postnuptial agreements and stepparent/ grandparent adoptions. Family law issues can be difficult and are often stressful, but the experienced lawyers, paralegals, and staff at The Cate... view profile
I attended and graduated from The Citadel in Charleston, South Carolina in May 2001.... more
I attended and graduated from The Citadel in Charleston, South Carolina in May 2001. Following his graduation from The Citadel, I attended law school at the University of Dayton, and graduated in 2005. After graduation, my wife and I moved to the Upstate, where I began working as an Assistant Solicitor under then Solicitor Trey Gowdy in the Seventh Circuit Solicitor’s Office. During my t... view profile
If you are facing a divorce, separation, child support, or other Family Court matter,... more
If you are facing a divorce, separation, child support, or other Family Court matter, here are some questions you should consider: Do you want a lawyer who only practices Family Law? Do you want a lawyer who doesn't charge by the hour, but tells you up front what your total legal fees will be? Do you want a lawyer who is flexible and can meet with you at your convenience, even on weekends? ... view profile
A divorce lawyer helps you if you no longer want to be married. Whether you want a legal separation or the marriage ended, divorce lawyers assist you to arrange financial and family matters, typically in a negotiation with your spouse's lawyer. Alimony, child custody, child support, and a fair division of community assets (like who keeps the house or how your checking and savings accounts are divided) are matters that a divorce lawyer is trained to help determine.