William Simpson 

Associate – New York
T.+1 212 504 6199
200 Liberty Street
New York , NY 10281 V-CARD

William Simpson is an associate in the firm’s Global Litigation Group.

William received a J.D. from Boston University School of Law, where he was the Executive Articles Editor for the Review of Banking & Financial Law, a legal intern for a state attorney general’s office, and a Symposium Editor for the Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy. Before law school, William earned a B.S.B.A. cum laude in Economics and Finance from the University of Arkansas, and worked for several nonprofit and public policy organizations.


  • Comment, The Greek Default and Subsequent Bailout Deal, 35 Rev. Banking & Fin. L. 10 (2015)
  • Note, Above Reproach: How the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Escapes Constitutional Checks and Balances, 36 Rev. Banking & Fin. L. 343 (2016)
  • Comment, Exit Rights, Pluralism, and Equal Citizenship: Why Religious Exemptions are Still Worth It, 2 J.L. & Pub. Aff. 278 (2017)
  • Co-author, Appraisal Litigation Update, Harv. L. Sch. F. On Corp. Governance and Fin. Reg. (Dec. 27, 2017)
William Simpson 


  • New York


  • Boston University School of Law
  • University of Arkansas
    B.S.B.A., cum laude


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