Stone Pigman Adds William Bishop, Continues to Grow Business Practice
Stone Pigman Walther Wittmann L.L.C. welcomes corporate lawyer William Bishop to the firm's New Orleans office. He joins the Corporate and Business Law Practice Group as an Associate and will enhance the firm's capabilities with mergers and acquisitions, restructurings and general corporate matters.
Mr. Bishop has extensive experience in advising publicly traded companies on SEC reporting and compliance matters and regularly assists clients with securities and capital market transactions and international joint ventures. He has assisted numerous companies with strategic acquisitions worth billions of dollars in cash, stock and assumed debt. Mr. Bishop has also facilitated public debt and equity offerings for multiple publicly traded companies. He is the third addition to Stone Pigman's Business Section in the past nine months.
"I am excited to join Stone Pigman and continue its tradition of excellence, in particular with respect to sophisticated corporate matters," said Will Bishop. "Stone Pigman has a storied history and I'm looking forward to working with a great team of lawyers where I can share and expand my legal knowledge and experience."
Mr. Bishop joins Stone Pigman from Jones Walker. He received his J.D. from Tulane University Law School, cum laude, in 2008 and his B.A. from Princeton University, with honors, in 2000. Prior to his legal career, Mr. Bishop worked for Staples, Inc., a Fortune 150 office supply retailer, in the Corporate Strategy and Marketing departments.