A third generation Lowcountry attorney who was raised in Beaufort, South Carolina, Frampton L. Harper II attended Washington and Lee University where he received his BS in Business Administration, cum laude. While an undergraduate he earned multiple letters in varsity basketball and also received an Army ROTC scholarship. Upon graduation, he was commissioned into the United States Army Reserves as a Second Lieutenant. He completed Officer Basic School in 1990 and then began law school at the University of South Carolina School of Law, graduating in 1993. He returned to Beaufort and began practicing law with his father in the firm of Harper and Harper. In 1997, he received an honorable discharge from the military having attained the rank of Captain. In 2000, he went into solo practice and remained a solo practitioner until 2009 when he joined with James W. Wegmann and Larry W. Weidner II.
Mr. Harper is licensed in the State and Federal Courts of South Carolina, and the United States Supreme Court. Mr. Harper's areas of practice include:
- Real Estate transactions (commercial and residential)
- Probate and Estate Administration
- Title Research and Deed Preparation
- Business Formation
- Business Law
- Court Appointed Guardianships and Conservatorships