Prior to Bill’s retirement, he was a partner in Hughes Hubbard’s Los Angeles office and a former co-chair of that office. Bill was particularly active in arbitration. He was a principal draftsman of the Conciliation and Arbitration Rules of the Center for International Commercial Arbitration in Los Angeles and was a member of the Board of Directors of that organization. Bill was also a member of the LCIA (London Court of International Arbitration) and a member of the Arbitration Committee of the U.S. Council for International Business.
Bill’s active litigation practice included handling consumer class actions, appeals and antitrust litigation.
University of Michigan Law School, J.D., 1972, cum laude