Richard G. Whiting


Law Offices of Richard G. Whiting


P. O. Box 7877 1515 Lady Street (29201)
Columbia SC, 29202
Phone: (803) 256-9067
Fax: (803) 256-0223


Family Law and Federal and State Electronic Communication Wiretap Law


Legal Organizations

South Carolina Bar, Member: Family Law Section; Richland County Bar Association; Children's Committee, 2005-2006; South Carolina Bar Long Range Planning Committee, 2000-2002, 2004-2006; South Carolina Bar House of Delegates, 1996-2000, 2004-2006, 2008-; South Carolina Bar Chairman, Family Law Section Council, 1992-1993; South Carolina Bar Chair Elect, Vice-Chairman, Family Law Section Council, 1991-1992; South Carolina Bar Secretary, Family Law Section Council, 1990-1992; South Carolina Bar Treasurer, Family Law Section Council, 1989-1990; South Carolina Bar Section Delegate, Family Law Section Council, 1989-1990.


Certified Family Court Mediator and Arbitrator since 2005.

CLE Presentations

In addition to speaking at Continuing Legal Education Seminars as a member of the South Carolina Bench and Bar, I have been a presenter at the New Judges Orientation School on several occasions and I have spoken at the annual "Hot Tips from the Coolest Domestic Practitioners" each year. I have also presented to the South Carolina Association of Legal Investigators and the South Carolina Bar Annual Convention. Most recent presentations are: 09/18/09-Hot Tips from the Coolest Domestic Law Practitioners, Sponsored by the South Carolina Bar, "Update on Wiretapping."; 12/04/09-Bench Bar Seminar, Sponsored by the South Carolina Bar, "Wiretapping and Communications Violations."; 10/01/10-Hot Tips from the Coolest Domestic Law Practitioners, Sponsored by the South Carolina Bar, "Update on Wiretapping and Computer Hacking-Need I Say More."


Author "Intrafamily Wiretapping in the Internet Age", South Carolina Lawyer: May/June 2000.