Bill is the global head of DLA Piper’s Corporate Insurance Transactions and Regulatory Practice.  He has 30 years of experience in insurance and reinsurance regulatory and transactional matters, involving both property and casualty and life insurance  An international lawyer with a global client base, Bill has assisted clients with corporate restructurings, capital raisings, M&A transactions, market conduct and other enforcement actions. He is a trusted advisor to CEOs, general counsel, board members and industry insiders.

Before joining DLA Piper, Bill was co-head of the Insurance Sector at a global law firm and a member of that firm’s Executive Committee. In his leadership role, he spent more than a decade in London as the head of the firm’s Insurance practice and served as the managing partner of the Hong Kong office and co-managing partner of the Paris office. While in Europe and Asia, he developed significant experience leading international insurance transactions. Bill has extensive experience advising on cross-border transactions within Europe and Asia, as well as advising non-US insurers operating in the United States and US insurers expanding overseas.