William C. Kinder

Will Kinder represents clients in complex commercial disputes, with an emphasis on intellectual property litigation in federal courts and administrative agencies. He has represented clients in patent, trademark and copyright disputes involving a variety of industries, including semiconductor, computer and pharmaceutical technologies. His practice involves all phases of civil litigation, including pre-suit investigation and pleadings, witness interviews, fact and expert discovery, depositions, taking and preparing witnesses for testimony, brief-writing, trials and appeals. He also has experience representing clients in government investigations and immigration proceedings.

Prior to joining WilmerHale, Mr. Kinder was a law clerk for the Honorable Timothy S. Hillman of the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts. Before law school, Mr. Kinder was an education policy associate at the Children's Defense Fund in Washington DC.

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  • Education

    • JD, Georgetown University Law Center, 2014

      magna cum laude Order of the Coif, Editor-in-Chief, Annual Review of Criminal Procedure, 43rd Edition, The Georgetown Law Journal
    • BA, Geoscience and Government, Colby College, 2008

      cum laude
  • Admissions

    • New York

    • Massachusetts

  • Clerkships

    • The Hon. Timothy S. Hillman, US District Court for the District of Massachusetts, 2014 - 2015