• District of Columbia
  • South Carolina
  • United States Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

William C. Hubbard

T: 803.255.9418
F: 803.255.9440
Meridian, 17th Floor
1320 Main Street
Columbia, SC 29201

William C. Hubbard is a partner of Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP in Columbia, S.C. where he practices in business litigation related to breach of contract, business torts, breach of fiduciary duty claims, unfair trade practices, energy and utilities disputes, and class actions. 

Leadership Positions

  • Past President, American Bar Association
  • Chair of the Board of Directors of The World Justice Project, a multinational, multidisciplinary initiative to strengthen the rule of law worldwide
  • Immediate Past President of the American Bar Foundation, the nation's leading research institute for the empirical study of law
  • Served a two-year term as Chair of the ABA House of Delegates (2008-2010)
  • Member of Council of the American Law Institute
  • Serves on the Board of Trustees of the University of South Carolina (Chairman, 1996-2000)

Awards and Honors

  • Burton Awards for Legal Achievement, Leadership in Law Award (2016)
  • Received the American Inns of Court’s Professionalism Award for the United States Fourth Circuit (2007)
  • John F. Williams Award, Richland County Bar's highest honor (2008)
  • Received the Order of the Palmetto, the highest civilian award given by a South Carolina Governor (2002)
  • Awarded the University of South Carolina's highest recognition, the Honorary Doctor of Laws (2010)
  • University of South Carolina's Distinguished Alumni Award (2009)