Carol Clayton Ruff

Carol is an attorney and the office manager of the law firm.


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Carol previously worked as a staff attorney with the Beaufort County Probate Court, as a judicial clerk to a South Carolina Circuit Court judge, and she practiced with firms in Columbia, South Carolina and Charleston, West Virginia. Carol also was appointed by the Supreme Court of South Carolina to serve as a juvenile drug court judge.

Professional Credentials

Saint Louis University (B.A.)

Ohio Northern University School of Law (J.D.)

Law Review, Ohio Northern University School of Law



Carol and her husband, Harley, have three children. In addition to spending time with her family, Carol is the Vice President of the School Improvement Council at Beaufort High School.