Paid for by the Committee to Elect Judge Fulp
Gregory W. Dyson, Chairman/Treasurer
105 Sunset Blvd.
Beaufort, SC 29907

Judge Fulp has lived in Beaufort County for the last 28 years and was licensed to practice law in South Carolina in 1991. He practiced law in Beaufort, focusing on estate planning, probate, and real estate, until becoming Associate Probate Judge in 1999.

​Judge Fulp currently serves as President of the South Carolina Association of Probate Judges and as a member of the Probate Court Advisory Committee to the Chief Justice of South Carolina. He is a member of the National College of Probate Judges. He has lectured on probate issues at continuing legal education programs for both probate judges and attorneys, and has spoken to various community organizations regarding the Probate Court and its functions.

 Judge Fulp and his wife, Janice, have two children and five grandchildren. He is a former member and officer of the Beaufort Rotary Club, rising to the level of President-Elect before his appointment to the bench. He is a long-time member of the Parish Church of St. Helena in Beaufort, where he serves as a Lay Eucharistic minister and a Stephen minister.


Judge Ken Fulp has served on the Beaufort County Probate Court bench since 1999, first as Associate Probate Judge and then as Probate Judge by appointment of Governor Haley in 2012 and election in 2014.

He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Emory & Henry College in 1973 and his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Virginia in 1977. He was licensed to practice law in Virginia in 1977. Following eight years of private law practice in Norfolk, Virginia, he worked for over four years in the Washington, D.C. area, first as Counsel to the U. S. Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Security and Terrorism, and then as Congressional Relations Counsel for the United States Marshals Service, U.S. Department of Justice. In 1988, he was presented The Distinguished Service Award by the ​Director of the United States Marshals Service.