Mr. Timothy Clay Kulp

Kulp Law Firm
Contact: 843.697.6468
Law School: University of South Carolina School of Law - University of South Carolina
Jurisdictions: South Carolina
4th Circuit


About Mr. Timothy Clay Kulp
Timothy Kulp a native of South Carolina, born and raised in Columbia. Mr. Kulp is a graduate of the University of South Carolina, University of South Carolina School of Law and clerked for the Fifth Circuit Solicitor’s office while in law school. After graduating from law school he accepted a commission as a Special Agent with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and served in the Miami, Florida division on the criminal reactive squad handling highjacking, extortion and bank robbery matters. In 1980 he moved to Charleston and accepted a position as an assistant solicitor with the Ninth Judicial Circuit Solicitor’s Office. Mr. Kulp was the Charleston City Prosecutor for three years thereafter, and during a period of time encompassing Hurricane Hugo, was the Isle of Palms Municipal Judge. Timothy Kulp was active in the formation of the South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and is a founding member of the National College for DUI Defense. He has represented clients in five death penalty cases. He is Board Certified in Criminal Trial Advocacy by the National Bureau of Legal Specialty Certification since 1999. He is counsel of record in over 100 federal criminal matters has represented clients in federal courts in Charleston, WV; Beaumont, Texas; and Atlanta, Georgia. He has spoken at CLEs in Missouri, Atlanta, Hilton Head, Columbia, Charleston, Myrtle Beach, Greenville, and Las Vegas. He has appeared in appellate matters before the SC Court of Appeals, the SC Supreme Court and the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals. He is A/V rated by Martindale Hubble. He has a 10.0 rating with and was selected as South Carolina Superlawyer for 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014
Directory Practice Areas
  • DUI & DWI
  • Criminal Law
  • White Collar Crime
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Free Consultation
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    • Every case is different. We charge a fee, not to just get a client in the door, but to represent him or her effectively incorporating over three decades of experience
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
South Carolina
4th Circuit
Specialist in Criminal Trial Advocacy (National Board of Legal Specialty Certification)
Specialist in Criminal Law (American College of Board Certified Attorneys)
Professional Experience
City Prosecutor and Police Legal Counsel, City of Charleston, South Carolina
Assistant Solicitor, Ninth Circuit Solictors Office
Special Agent, FBI
Served in the Miami, Florida Division
Municipal Judge, City of the Isle of Palms, South Carolina
University of South Carolina School of Law - University of South CarolinaJ.D. (1978)Law
University of South Carolina - ColumbiaB.A. (1975)Political Science
Activities: Student Legislature; Author of Senior Thesis, "Privacy and the Computerized Use of Information
Professional Associations
Founding Member, National College for DUI Defense
member, Society of Former Special Agents of the FBI
member, Charleston County Bar
Board Certified Member in Criminal Trial Advocacy, National Board of Legal Specialty Certification
member, South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Member, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers


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    Kulp Law Firm
    116 Church Street
    3rd Floor
    Charleston, SC 29401
    Telephone: 843.853.3310
    Cell: 843.697.6468
    Fax: 843.853.3310