Bill is a graduate of Schoolcraft High School, Albion College, and Wake Forest University Law School. He passed the State of Michigan Bar Examination in 1986 and was an intern for U.S. District Judge Richard Enslen and a Clerk for Kalamazoo County Circuit Court Judge C.H. Mullen before joining the Firm in 1987. Since that time he has maintained a wide ranging successful law practice; with an emphasis on Estate Planning, Probate/Trust Administration, Real Estate, and Probate, Civil and Criminal litigation. He has also been the Kalamazoo County Public Administrator since 2005 – an appointed position which encompasses the assistance and the representation of the Michigan Attorney General’s Office, the Kalamazoo County Probate Court, the Medical Examinor’s Office, and the general public with various diversified estate administration matters.