Bill was born and raised in Howell, Michigan. He graduated from Howell High School and then earned a bachelor of arts from Michigan State University before attending Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Bill began his career as an attorney in East Lansing, focusing his practice mainly on criminal defense and license restoration. He is experienced in defending people charged with drunk driving offenses and has been certified in the administration and interpretation of Standardized Field Sobriety Tests by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Bill has jury trial experience in multiple types of criminal charges including drunk driving, domestic violence, and fatal automobile accidents.

As a member of MTO, Bill will continue his focus on criminal defense and license restoration as well as civil litigation and family law.