Patrick Killen

Patrick M. Killen


Patrick M. Killen was born and raised in Anderson, South Carolina. He is a graduate of T.L. Hanna High School. After high school, Patrick enlisted in the United States Air Force. He was honorably discharged from the Air Force in 1991 then attended Clemson University on the GI Bill. Following his graduation from Clemson University in 1995, Patrick earned his Juris Doctor from the University of South Carolina School of Law in 1998.

Upon graduating from Law School, Patrick joined Jones, Seth & Shuler, LLP in 1998. Patrick was elevated to partner in 2002 and the firm then became known as Jones, Seth, Shuler & Killen, LLP. Patrick was an associate at McGowan, Hood, and Felder, LLC from 2011-2020. In November 2020, Patrick joined with Frank Shuler to form Shuler Killen Law Firm in January 2021.

Patrick’s practice areas include criminal and civil Litigation, Workers Compensation, Personal Injury, and Immigration. Patrick is a member of the South Carolina Bar Association and the American Immigration Lawyers Association. He is licensed in the United States District Court for the District of South Carolina and the United States Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit.

Patrick and his wife Robin enjoy spending time with their three daughters and grandson. They are active members of Christ Community Church in Sumter. In his free time, Patrick enjoys boating and attending Clemson football games.