Carlock, Copeland & Stair names Crudup, Hawk new partners

Charleston, SC -- Carlock, Copeland & Stair, LLP congratulates Jeffrey Crudup and Robert Hawk on being selected to join the Firm’s partnership.


Jeff Crudup is a partner in the Charleston office and focuses his practice on complex civil cases involving medical malpractice, automobile and motor carrier accidents and commercial litigation. Prior to joining Carlock Copeland, Jeff practiced in a large law firm based in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. He has an array of litigation experience involving medical malpractice, construction litigation, employment litigation, general business and commercial litigation, and real estate disputes. Jeff also has experience providing general business advice to clients. As a litigator with transactional business experience, he works to limit the costs of litigation to his clients while working for the best possible outcomes for them. Since coming to Charleston, Jeff has become an active member of the South Carolina bar, but remains a member of the Rhode Island, Massachusetts and New York Bars.

Robert Hawk is a partner in the Charleston office where he represents business owners, professionals, and insurance companies in civil litigation and insurance coverage matters.


Robert serves as an Ambassador for the South Carolina Bar Foundation and previously served on the Charleston County Bar Executive Committee.  He was a member of Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Charleston Class of 2012 and previously served as a Roper St. Francis Foundation Fellow and on the South Carolina Bar Young Lawyers Division Habitat for Humanity Wills Committee.

Robert was named a South Carolina Rising Star by Super Lawyers in 2016.

About Carlock, Copeland and Stair, LLP

Carlock, Copeland & Stair, LLP focuses on civil litigation and dispute resolution. Founded in 1970, the Firm has office locations in Atlanta, Georgia, Charleston, South Carolina, and Chattanooga, Tennessee.  The Firm's lawyers provide counsel and advice in the following practice areas: Appellate, Commercial Litigation, Construction Litigation, Employment Litigation, Environmental Litigation, General Liability Litigation, Health Care Litigation, Insurance Coverage & Bad Faith Litigation, Product Liability, Trucking & Transportation Litigation, and Workers’ Compensation.