FedArb is thrilled to announce that Hon. William S. Duffey (Ret.) has joined the panel as arbitrator, mediator and special discovery master and will be based in Atlanta, Ga. He will focus on resolving antitrust, attorney fee/malpractice, banking/lender liability, civil rights, contracts, Corporate investigations/white collar, e-discovery, employment/labor, environmental/CERCLA, insurance/reinsurance, intellectual property (trademark & copyright), MDL, patent, product liability, real estate, RICO/ERISA, securities/financial services and trade secret disputes.
Hon. William S. Duffey, Jr., was a United States District Judge who served for 14 years in the Northern District of Georgia, in Atlanta. Before assuming the bench in 2004, Mr. Duffey served as the United States Attorney in the Northern District of Georgia.
Previously Mr. Duffey was a partner at King & Spalding in Atlanta. He was a member of the firm’s Special Matters and Commercial Litigation groups and specialized in complex commercial, banking and government fraud, trade secret and product liability matters.
Judge Duffey earned his B.A. from Drake University and his J.D. from University of South Carolina School of Law.