Bruce J. Weston named Consumers’ Counsel

Bruce J. Weston

COLUMBUS — “Bruce J. Weston has been selected to serve as the next Ohio Consumers’ Counsel (OCC), only the fourth in the agency’s 35-year history, the OCC Governing Board announced today. He has been serving as the Interim Consumers’ Counsel at OCC since October 2011.

…Weston began his legal career with the OCC more than three decades ago before leaving the agency to work in a private legal practice. He rejoined the OCC as Deputy Consumers’ Counsel and legal director in 2004. He has extensive experience in utility law and management at OCC.

He is a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Law and holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration (accounting) from the University of Cincinnati. He is a member of the Ohio Bar and is chair of the Public Utilities Law Committee for the Ohio State Bar Association.”

— press release, Office of the Ohio Consumers’ Counsel

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—Dan Gearino, Columbus Dispatch