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Frank B. UlmerFrank B. Ulmer

Frank B. Ulmer is Of Counsel to McCulley McCluer's Charleston office.

Mr. Ulmer is an experienced litigator with a diverse practice that has included general commercial litigation, judgment collection, professional negligence defense, and appellate litigation.  

Mr. Ulmer is a magna cum laude graduate of Wofford College, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa and was a member of the golf team.  He then graduated from the Washington & Lee University School of Law, magna cum laude, where he served as Lead Articles Editor of the Washington & Lee Law Review.  

After graduating from law school, Mr. Ulmer served on active duty as a Captain in the Judge Advocate General's Corps of the United States Army.  Mr. Ulmer spent most of his time in the Army litigating cases, serving as both a trial and appellate defense counsel.  In these roles, he represented Soldiers at courts-martial and administrative hearings and also before the Army Court of Criminal Appeals, the Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces, and the Supreme Court of the United States.  During his five-plus years of active duty, Mr. Ulmer was stationed at Redstone Arsenal, Alabama; Fort Stewart/Hunter Army Airfield, Georgia; and Washington, D.C.  Mr. Ulmer also served a year-long deployment in Baghdad, Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom III.

Following his military service and before entering private practice, Mr. Ulmer served as a law clerk to Judge David C. Norton, United States District Court for the District of South Carolina.  

Mr. Ulmer is admitted to the bars of the States of South Carolina and Virginia, as well as the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina and the Supreme Court of the United States.*

*Inactive in Virginia  

Mr. Ulmer is not admitted to practice law in the State of Mississippi.