Bill is a regular speaker and author on topics covering a broad range of industries and topics including defense strategy in toxic tort and environmental litigation, oil & gas, wind power, industrial chemicals, and emerging theories of litigation. He has written more than ten articles on the subject of horizontal drilling alone, and co-taught a class at Cornell University concerning the positions of various stakeholders on different sides of the fracking debate.

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Speeches and Presentations

  • “The Challenges and Potential Pitfalls of Retaining the Client’s Environmental Project Manager as Litigation Expert,” Webinar Presenter, International Association of Defense Counsel Webinar presented by the Environmental and Energy Law Committee (October 3, 2018)
  • “Crisis and Tragedy–It’s What We Do!,” Moderator of panel discussion concerning environmental disaster response, International Association of Defense Counsel, 2018 Annual Meeting, Lisbon, Portugal (July 9, 2018)
  • “Genetically Modified Food: Will the World’s Food Supply Be Blessed or Cursed?” Moderator, International Association of Defense Counsel, 2017 Annual Meeting, Quebec City, Quebec (July 12, 2017)
  • “Toxic Tort Litigation—Overview,” presented at the New York State Bar Association Seminar, “Toxic Tort Litigation 2017,” New York, NY (June 9, 2017)
  • Shale Oil and Gas Development: Environmental Problem or Economic Solution in Search of a Problem?,” Speaker, International Association of Defense Counsel, 2013 Midyear MeetingBoca Raton, Florida (February 11, 2013)