WILLIAM A. MEYERS has spent his entire legal career with Hill, Farrer & Burrill, having joined the firm out of law school in 2009. He specializes in complex civil and business litigation, including legal malpractice defense. Mr. Meyers has extensive trial, arbitration, and appellate experience. He has also advised an array of corporate clients on transactional matters, including the selection and formation of business entities, capital raising, asset acquisition and disposition, and the negotiation and drafting of various commercial contracts.
Mr. Meyers was admitted to the California Bar in 2009. He is also admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Central District of California and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Mr. Meyers has been recognized as a Rising Star by Los Angeles Magazine for both 2015 and 2016.
Mr. Meyers graduated from the University of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce in 2003 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Commerce and a concentration in finance, along with a second major in Psychology. Mr. Meyers received a JD/MBA degree from the University of Southern California in 2009.
Prior to his graduate studies, Mr. Meyers worked as an investment banking analyst at Bear, Stearns & Co. in New York, and as a financial analyst for the County of New York District Attorney’s Office.