CHARLESTON, S.C.—The transportation industry has become a driver of high-paying jobs and economic growth in South Carolina. Now, the state is poised to become a transportation innovation center, in which leading-edge tech jobs join traditional manufacturing in the transportation sector.

That was the message Womble Carlyle attorney Morris Ellison delivered to members of the Charleston Trident Association of Realtors. Ellison served as guest speaker for the association’s Commercial Investment Division monthly meeting on March 2nd.

Click here to read Ellison’s report on “South Carolina: Building a Transportation Innovation Center.”

Morris Ellison represents local, national and international investors, lenders, and real estate developers in the development, financing and disposition of commercial properties and other assets. Ellison has experience in a variety of complex real estate and business-related issues including the development of several mixed-use projects, real property tax appeals, entity disputes and structuring and complex foreclosures and workouts. He leads Womble Bond Dickinson’s Israel Team and practices in the firm’s Charleston office. Connect with Ellison on LinkedIn.