South Carolina Bar (1983); United States District Court (1984); United States Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit (1992).
Michigan State University (1969-71); University of South Carolina (B.A. 1980); University of South Carolina School of Law (1983).
Patrick J. Frawley joined the Law Firm in 1983, following his graduation from the University of South Carolina School of Law. A native of Saginaw, Michigan, Pat attended Michigan State University for three years following high school, left Michigan State to work in a General Motors Plant for a year, then moved to South Carolina in 1973. After serving in the United States Army for three years, Pat completed his B.A. degree in English from the University of South Carolina in 1980, and went directly on to law school. While in law school, Pat served as the Editor-in-Chief of the South Carolina Law Review from 1982-83.
Pat is a member of the South Carolina Bar Association, served as a member of the House of Delegates in 1992-93, and is a member of the Resolution of Fee Dispute Board for the Eleventh Judicial Circuit, having so served since 2006. He has been a member of the Lexington County Bar Association since 1983, having served as its President in 1994, and was a Board Member of the Lexington County Defender Agency, Inc. from 1999-2004. Pat is licensed to practice before the U. S. District Court for the District of South Carolina and the United States 4th Circuit Court of Appeals, as well as all South Carolina State Courts. Pat practices primarily on the defense side of civil litigation, including appeals, in State and Federal Courts.
Residing in Lexington since 1978, Pat and his wife, Barbara, have three grown sons and five grandchildren.