William M. Palmer

    Office: Norfolk
    Admissions: Virginia


    Will is an Associate in the firm’s Norfolk office and a member of the Labor & Employment practice group and the Sports & Entertainment Industry Team. His practice focuses on employment litigation and employer counseling on how best to avoid employment litigation. Will regularly counsels his clients on a wide variety of workplace matters, including personnel policies, unemployment benefits, severance agreements, wage payment issues, discrimination avoidance and non-competition agreements.


    Recognition & Honors

    • Scholarship and Leadership Award, American Law Institute; 2019


    • Supreme Court of Virginia
    • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia


    • Christopher Newport University; B.A., 2016
    • Regent University School of Law; J.D., 2019

    Reported opinions and published articles

    • Unpardoned by Lincoln: Stephen A. Douglas’s House Servant, 44 LINCOLN F. BULL., September 2018
    • Assassination in Jackson County, MILITARY IMAGES, January 2016