2021 Southeast Energy Law Seminar
SPEAKERS & PANELISTS
Weston Adams, III is a Partner and Co-Chair of the Energy Industry Group at Nelson, Mullins, Riley & Scarborough. In this role, he has acted as lead counsel on regulatory, permitting, and litigation issues regarding for solar, biomass, microgrid, EV, biofuels, biogas, and waste to energy renewable energy projects, and on more than 100 appeals to the South Carolina Supreme Court, the South Carolina Court of Appeals, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. Weston received his undergraduate degree from Sewanee, a master’s degree from the University of Florida, and his law degree from the University of South Carolina School of Law, where he was Research Editor of the SC Law Review. Weston also served as the Chairman of the SC Conservation Bank, where he helped oversee the permanent conservation of 250,000 acres of South Carolina land.