William joined the Grable Grimshaw PLLC team as an associate attorney in January of 2022. He was born and raised in San Antonio, Texas and attended Churchill High School. Following high school, William graduated from the University of Evansville in Indiana with a Bachelor of Science in History and Political Science. While receiving his undergraduate degree, William competed on the University’s NCAA Division I swim team, receiving a full athletics scholarship. During his tenure at the University of Evansville, William was named on the Dean’s List and the Mid-American Conference’s Athletic Academic Honor Roll. Upon graduating, William pursued his law degree from Southern Illinois University School of Law. At SIU, he was the recipient of the Joel and Irene Dell ‘Era Scholarship and served as a student member of The National LGBTQ Bar Association.
Prior to joining the Grable Grimshaw team, William served as a Junior Associate Attorney with Stange Law Firm, PC in Springfield, Missouri, where he handled family law matters ranging from divorce, custody, modifications, and protective orders. While in law school, he worked as a research assistant for the Williamson County, IL State’s Attorney where he aided with the research and drafting of an article that was published in the SIU Law Journal titled, “Conflict and Confusion: The Legal and Constitutional Landscape of Purchasing a Firearm in the Wake of Illinois’ Legalization of Cannabis.” William was licensed to practice law in Missouri and Texas in 2021.
When not in the office, William enjoys fitness by cycling, running, and weightlifting. He also enjoys cooking, spending time with his niece and nephews and his dog, Bexar.
- J.D., Southern Illinois University School of Law
- B.S., History and Political Science, University of Evansville
- Honors: Dean’s List
- Texas, 2021
- Missouri, 2021