Bar & Court Admissions
- Tennessee, 1987
- Georgia, 1995
- U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1988
- U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit, 1988
- Supreme Court of the United States, 2010
Litigation & Appeals
Business & Commercial Law
Farris, Warfield & Kanaday (now Stites & Harbison), Associate and Partner, 1988 - 1995
Hon. Albert J. Henderson, Senior Circuit Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit, Law Clerk, 1987 - 1988
Dartmouth College, A.B., English, magna cum laude, 1984
- Phi Beta Kappa
Vanderbilt University School of Law, J.D., 1987
- Vanderbilt Law Review, Articles Editor, 1986-1987
- Phone: 404.582.8056
- Fax: 404.688.0671
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Debbie Alexander: 404.582.8096 - Email
Bill’s practice has focused on construction industry legal issues for over two decades. His cases have involved the design and construction of steel mills, power plants, high-rise office towers, environmental remediation projects, hospitals, multi-family condominiums and apartments, embassies, military housing, schools, hotels, casinos, and airports. His clients have included general contractors, subcontractors, design professionals, design/build firms, and owners throughout the country. Bill has significant courtroom experience, including jury trials in state and federal court. He has prosecuted and defended numerous multi-million dollar claims in arbitration. While the bulk of his practice relates to claims
Bill received his A.B. degree, magna cum laude from Dartmouth College and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He received his J.D. degree from Vanderbilt University in 1987 where he was Articles Editor of the Vanderbilt Law Review. Following graduation from law school, Bill was a law clerk to the Honorable Albert J. Henderson, Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. From 1988 until 1995, Bill maintained a commercial litigation practice in Nashville, Tennessee with a large firm. He joined Smith, Currie & Hancock in March 1995.
Represented design/builder on large dredging and capping project subject to E.P.A. consent order. Defended and negotiated subcontractor claims.
Defended general contractor involving defective work and delay claims.
Secured summary judgment award on behalf of designer of Maryland multi-family housing complex on allegations of FHA and ADA claims.
Represented Fortune 500 company in bid protest and injunctive relief proceedings related to a multi-year operations and maintenance contract for multiple Georgia wastewater treatment facilities.
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American Bar Association, Member, Forum on the Construction Industry
Tennessee Bar Association, Member
State Bar of Georgia, Member
Phi Beta Kappa