William E. Hiller - Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

William E. Hiller

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013
Phone: 212-728-8228

William E. Hiller is a partner in the Corporate and Financial Services Department and Co-Chair of the firm's Finance Group. William focuses on banking and institutional finance. He represents borrowers, issuers and lenders in a wide array of financings, including debt document reviews, bridge financings, asset-based lending, high-yield bonds, project financing, acquisition financing, debtor-in-possession financing, equipment financing, industrial development bonds, telecom financing, mutual fund financing, subscription financing, staple financing and workouts.

William is recognized in the 2015 edition of The Best Lawyers in America for Banking and Finance. He was named one of Finance Monthly’s “Dealmakers of the Year” in 2014 for his work on Level 3’s $1 billion private bond offering, and in 2012 for work on the Knoll Inc $450 million multicurrency credit facility.  He was also named as a "Recommended Lawyer" in New York in the 2006/2007, 2007/2008, 2009/2010 and 2011/2012 PLC Finance: Secured Lending Handbook. Additionally, William has been consistently recognized by Best Lawyers in America in the areas of Banking and Finance. 

Princeton UniversityAB 1975Columbia University School of LawJ.D. 1977
American Bar AssociationNew York State Bar AssociationAssociation of the Bar of The City of New York

Office Location

787 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10019-6099
United States

Practice Areas

Banking and Finance Law