Benjamin P. Mustian

Benjamin P. Mustian

Hailing from Greenville, South Carolina, Ben began his legal career at the South Carolina House of Representatives where he served as Chief Counsel to the House Judiciary Committee, and staff counsel to the House Ethics Committee. During his tenure there, Ben was involved in a variety of legislative matters and issues pertaining to the South Carolina Ethics Act. Ben also worked for the South Carolina Office of Regulatory Staff, where he represented the agency in ratemaking and regulatory matters pertaining to gas, electric, telecommunications, water, wastewater, and common carrier companies. Since joining Willoughby & Hoefer in 2006, Ben has focused his practice on representing utilities, health care providers, and other clients before administrative agencies and courts.  Additionally, he is a state certified circuit court mediator.  Ben also assists clients with legislative redistricting, election law, governmental ethics, and campaign finance matters.


South Carolina Bar

District of Columbia Bar

United States District Court, South Carolina

United States Court of Federal Claims

United States Court of Appeals: Fourth and Federal Circuits


University of South Carolina School of Law, J.D.

Wake Forest University, B.A.


Richland County Bar Association

South Carolina Bar Association

  • Government Law Section, Member

Alzheimer's Association, South Carolina Chapter, Board Chair

S.C. Chamber of Commerce, Board Member