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Goodwin & Pruette, Attorneys at Law, LLC.

Goodwin & Pruette, attorneys in Anderson SC, focuses on trial work in the following practice areas:

  • Separation
  • Name Changes
  • Family Law
  • Alimony
  • Asset Division



MJ Goodwin & Todd Pruette are divorce lawyers with offices located in Anderson, South Carolina.  They handle Family Court cases (divorce, custody, support, visitation and much more)  in Upstate South Carolina in these counties:  Anderson, Oconee, Pickens, Abbeville, Greenville and Greenwood.  M. J. Goodwin has practiced law for 25 years in Upstate South Carolina.   If you need a divorce lawyer, put more than a quarter of a century of trial experience in your corner!  CONTACT:   mj@mjgoodwin.com   Email inquiries are typically answered within 12 hours.



Firm History and Philosophy

M. J. Goodwin has been a practicing Family Court lawyer in Anderson, South Carolina, and the surrounding counties, since 1991.   M. J. Goodwin is a 1987 graduate of Clemson University.  She graduated from the School of Law at the University of South Carolina in 1991.  She was admitted to the South Carolina Bar that same year.  She began her career in Anderson as a prosecutor with the Tenth Circuit Solicitor’s Office.  After establishing herself as familiar figure in the Family and Criminal Courtrooms in Anderson, she opened her own firm in 1994, focusing on Family Law with personal service and Christian values.  In 2012, she founded Goodwin & Pruette, Attorneys at Law, LLC, and added Todd Pruette to the firm.  M. J. Goodwin and Todd Pruette  believe that everyone should have competent, creative, zealous representation when facing any situation involving a Court.  Family Court is the most emotional, stressful Court that any litigant can face.  It is crucial to have an experienced attorney who can give solid legal advice, tempered with common sense.  We have Legal Knowledge and Common Sense.  Put it to work for you!  We are proud of our record and look forward to having the opportunity to help you with your Family Court case in Upstate South Carolina.

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Latest News

Care, custody and control of the children

Posted on August 02, 17
Care, custody and control of the children

Care, custody and control of the children.  By MJ Goodwin Many Family Court Orders, both temporary order and final orders, have provisions providing for...

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Love Triangles: custody and visitation in SC

Posted on October 20, 16
Love Triangles:  custody and visitation in SC

Love Triangles By M. J. Goodwin Country music artist RaeLynn’s song “Love Triangle” really hit a chord with me.   In addition to representing...

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Visitation Issue: My Child Does Not Want to Visit!

Posted on July 02, 16
Visitation Issue:  My Child Does Not Want to Visit!

The Visitation Chronicles:  Part 3- My Child Doesn’t Want to Visit the Other Parent! By M. J. Goodwin                   A very common question...

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