More About Ken Peck

As a divorce and family law attorney, Ken Peck has helped many people facing some of the most important decisions of their lives. He has practiced law for more than 30 years following his graduation from three prestigious universities. He is actively involved, serving the community both locally and in Washington, D.C. Please see below for Ken’s professional qualifications and background.

Professional Qualifications of Kenneth E. Peck:

Work Experience

  • Attorney practicing since 1979
  • Extremely knowledgeable and experienced in divorce, child support, child custody, alimony, and family law cases
  • Obtained $1 million jury verdict for a client
  • Obtained $1 million settlement for a client
  • Chief Legislative Assistant to a U.S. congressman (two- and one-half years)
  • Management and budget analyst with the 10th largest school district in the U.S.
  • Local government consultant
  • Assistant Manager of a congressional campaign

Professional Recognition

  • Recognized for 19 years as one of the more respected attorneys (“AV” rating by Martindale-Hubbell, which is the highest rating possible given by the most respected attorney rating organization)
  • Listed for many years in Who’s Who in American Law and Who’s Who in America
  • Appointed as a judge for the U.S. Department of Education Appeals Board
  • Admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court


  • American Bar Association
  • South Carolina Bar Association
  • Charleston County Bar Association
  • Charleston County Bar Association – Family Law Section
  • Berkeley Bar Association
  • Dorchester Bar Association


  • Georgetown University Law Center, Washington, D.C.
    • Juris Doctor (law degree)
    • Law Fellow
    • Selected by faculty to teach first-year law school class in Legal Research and Writing
  • University of Virginia, Charlottesville
    • Master’s degree in Public Administration
    • Doctoral coursework in American Government
    • Wm. McIntyre Fellow
    • Graduate Research Assistant in American Government
    • Research Assistant at Virginia Highway Research Council
  • University of Colorado, Boulder
    • Major in Political Science
    • Minor in Economics
    • Graduated with honors within three years of admission

Community Involvement

  • National Commissioner for the White House Conference on Small Business
  • Member of the National Advisory Council for the Small Business Administration