Keith Poston

Keith Poston

Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP

Recognized since 2020

Columbia, South Carolina

Practice Areas

Banking and Finance Law

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law

Commercial Litigation

Litigation - Bankruptcy

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Keith Poston practices in the areas of bankruptcy and creditors' rights, consumer financial services litigation and financial institutions. Mr. Poston regularly represents committees of unsecured creditors, indenture trustees, chapter 7 trustees, secured creditors, unsecured creditors, bondholders, noteholders, liquidation trustees, plan administrators, disbursing agents, and other entities in bankruptcy reorganizations, liquidation proceedings, and bankruptcy related litigation.


  • Meridian, 17th Floor
    1320 Main Street
    Columbia, SC 29201


  • Valparaiso University , JD, graduated 2009
  • Erskine College, BS, graduated 2002

Bar Admissions

  • South Carolina, admitted


  • American Bankruptcy Institute - member
  • American Bar Association - member
  • Mentoring Committee, J. Bratton Davis Bankruptcy American Inn of Court - Chair
  • Richland County Bar Association - member
  • South Carolina Bankruptcy Law Association - member
  • South Carolina Bar - member
  • United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of South Carolina Chapter 13 Interest Rate Committee - member
  • West’s Bankruptcy Exemption Manual (2013-present) - Contributing Editor

Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® 2023 for work in:

  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Litigation - Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Banking and Finance Law


  • "Acritas Star" by Acritas (2019)
  • South Carolina Bankruptcy Law Association's William E.S. Robinson Public Service Award (2019)
  • The State newspaper's 20 Under 40 list (2019)
  • Claude M. Scarborough, Jr. Pro Bono Award (2015)

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