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Bill Coates Appointed To Board Of Directors of South Carolina Ports Authority

Roe Cassidy Coates & Price announces that Bill Coates has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the South Carolina Ports Authority. The South Carolina Ports Authority is governed by a nine-member Board of Directors, each appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the South Carolina Senate.

Bill Coates is a founding member of Roe Cassidy Coates & Price. He has over forty years of trial experience and practices in commercial, corporate, financial, real estate, and environmental litigation. As a former Assistant United States Attorney, his practice includes white collar criminal defense and governmental investigations.

Bill is a former chair of the South Carolina State Ethics Commission and the South Carolina Bar’s Judicial Qualifications Committee. He is also a recipient of the Order of the Palmetto.


About Roe Cassidy Coates & Price

Roe Cassidy is a small firm engaged in large firm practice. Our attorneys practice in a wide variety of areas including general litigation, commercial and corporate banking, real estate, creditor rights, bankruptcy, governmental investigation, and probate.

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About South Carolina Ports Authority

South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA), established by the state’s General Assembly in 1942, owns and operates public seaport and intermodal facilities in Charleston, Dillon, Georgetown and Greer. As an economic development engine for the state, Port operations facilitate 225,000 statewide jobs and generate nearly $63.4 billion in annual economic activity. SCPA is soon to be home to the deepest harbor on the U.S. East Coast at 52 feet, and the Port is an industry leader in delivering speed-to-market, seamless processes and flexibility to ensure reliable operations, big ship handling, efficient market reach and environmental responsibility. For more information on SCPA, please visit