Joseph O. Burroughs, Jr.

Singleton, Burroughs & Young, P.A.

1303 Third Avenue
Conway, South Carolina 29526


Alimony, Child Custody, Co-Parenting, Divorce, Divorce Modification and Enforcement, Domestic Relations, Family, Guardianship, Juvenile

Joseph O. Burroughs, Jr. is a 1972 honors graduate  of Clemson University, where he earned a Bachelor  of Science degree. He was awarded a law degree from the University of South  Carolina School of Law in 1978. He has practiced law in South Carolina since 1979, and is a longtime  member of the Family Court Advisory Committee. He is also a certified,  experienced Family Court mediator with more than 15 years of experience in  mediation. In addition to being an experienced mediator, he has served as a  Guardian ad litem in numerous domestic cases.   He holds the AV ® Preeminent rank from Martindale-Hubbell’s Peer Review  Ratings, which is the "highest level of professional excellence."

Born on September 16, 1950, he is native of Conway. He is a member of  the Horry County Bar Association and the South Carolina Bar Association, in  which he serves as a member of the family court section. He is also licensed to  practice law in U.S. District Court.

He presently serves on the board of the Horry  County Higher Education Commission and the Conway Advisory Board of Crescent  Bank. He is also a former member of the City of Conway’s Board of Zoning Appeals and a former  member of the City Planning Commission. He is a founding member of the Waccamaw  Sertoma Club, and is a former board member and president of the club. He is  also a lifetime member of Kingston Presbyterian Church, where he has served as  deacon, elder and trustee. He and his family live in Conway.

Established in  1973, the law firm of Singleton, Burroughs & Young, P.A. offers competent, dependable and committed legal services to clients in Myrtle Beach, Conway, North Myrtle Beach, Surfside Beach, Garden City Beach, Murrells Inlet, Pawley’s Island, Little River, Loris, Aynor and other areas of Horry County and the South Carolina Grand Strand.

Our legal services include a broad range of legal areas, including adoptions, arbitration, civil litigation, collections, commercial and residential real estate law, condemnation proceedings, construction law, corporate law, domestic and family law, foreclosures, mediation, serious personal injury actions, probate proceedings, Social Security disability claims and worker’s compensation.

Our firm’s philosophy is simple: we’re committed to serving our clients with quality legal assistance that is cost-effective, efficient and successful.

Adjacent to the Horry County Government and Justice Center

Our office is located in Conway, which is our county seat and the legal headquarters for Myrtle Beach, Conway, Garden City, Surfside Beach, North Myrtle Beach, Loris, Aynor and all other areas of Horry County. Bordering Horry County is Georgetown County, with Murrells Inlet, Pawleys Island and Litchfield Beaches.  Marion and Dillon Counties are also adjacent to Horry County. These are areas of practice for Singleton, Burroughs & Young, P.A. Horry County lie within South Carolina's 15th Judicial Circuit, and our firm's offices are located at 1303 Third Avenue, adjacent to the Horry County  Government and Justice Center.

Phone: 843-248-4229

Fax:     843-248-7182

Email:  j[email protected]