Bill has considerable experience representing banks, insurance companies, real estate owners and developers. His experience includes three years as in-house counsel for a national restaurant chain that owned and leased restaurants throughout the United States. He also participated as a CLE instructor in various real estate seminars. Bill is listed in The Best Lawyers in America® and was named Best Lawyers 2014 Dayton, Ohio Litigation - Real Estate “Lawyer of the Year” and is recognized by Ohio Super Lawyers® in the area of Real Estate law.


  • University of Cincinnati College of Law  (J.D., 1972)
  • The Ohio State University  (B.S., 1969)

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio

Professional Associations

  • Dayton Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association

Honors & Awards

  • Best Lawyers®, Litigation – Real Estate, “Lawyer of the Year,” 2014
  • Best Lawyers®, Litigation – Real Estate and Real Estate Law
  • Ohio Super Lawyers®


  • United States Air and Trade Show, Board of Trustees
  • Centerville High School Activities, Athletic Booster Club and PTO, Board of Trustees
  • Greater Dayton Chamber of Commerce, Board of Trustees
  • United Cerebral Palsy Rehabilitation Services, Board of Trustees