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  • Washington and Lee University School of Law, J.D., 2012, cum laude; Articles Editor, Washington and Lee Journal of Civil Rights and Social Justice; Student Attorney, Washington and Lee Community Legal Practice Center
  • Washington and Lee University, B.A., 2009, cum laude
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William Underwood
Associate
One Midtown Plaza, Suite 1030
1360 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30309
404.870.7514 tel

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William Underwood is an associate on the firm's Construction practice team, based in the Atlanta office. His practice focuses on construction litigation, alternative dispute resolution and contract drafting, review, and negotiation. He represents a broad array of clients, including owners, general contractors, and design-build contractors, with issues related to large construction and infrastructure projects. 

During his practice, Mr. Underwood has represented a design-build contractor with claims related to a major highway transportation project. He has also represented an international owner with claims related to the construction of a multi-million dollar industrial facility.

Mr. Underwood is a graduate of Washington and Lee University School of Law, cum laude, where he received his juris doctor degree. During his time in law school, Mr. Underwood served as a student attorney in the Washington and Lee Community Legal Practice Center and represented the school in the ABA Regional Client Counseling Competition. He also served as the Articles Editor for the Washington and Lee Journal of Civil Rights and Social Justice, where he authored a published student note on Fourth Amendment search and seizure law.

Mr. Underwood received his undergraduate degree from Washington and Lee University, cum laude, with a B.A. in European History and Classics.

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  • Contributing Author, "Government Contracts," 2017 Construction Law Update
    Wolters Kluwer, 2017

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  • State Bar of Georgia