William N. Shepherd Named Client Service All-Star by BTI

March 28, 2019

West Palm Beach, Fla. and Washington, DC (March 28, 2019) – Holland & Knight trial lawyer William "Bill" N. Shepherd has been named a 2019 Client Service All-Star by The BTI Consulting Group, Inc.

The 2019 BTI Client Service All-Stars list features only 335 attorneys from around the United States who have been identified as leaders in client service. The All-Stars are identified through direct interviews with general counsel/chief legal officers, their direct reports, or other key legal department decision makers at large organizations with at least $1 billion or more in revenue from 15 different industry segments. BTI based its selections on the following five key factors that clients say drive a superior client service performance. Those are:

  • Superior Client Focus
  • Unmatched Client Experience
  • Understands the Client's Business Like No Other
  • Unparalleled Legal skills
  • Innovative Thought Leadership

Mr. Shepherd is co-chair of Holland & Knight's Finance and Financial Services Industry Sector Group and a member of its national White Collar Defense and Investigations Team. He is regularly engaged to assist general counsel in handling confidential internal investigations and defend individuals and their organizations in state and federal enforcement matters.

Prior to joining Holland & Knight, Mr. Shepherd served more than a dozen years as a prosecutor culminating in his service as Florida's Statewide Prosecutor. He has also served the American Bar Association as chair of its 20,000 member Criminal Justice Section and has been called upon to testify before Congress and the U.S. Sentencing Commission on issues of criminal law.

Mr. Shepherd is consistently recognized by The Best Lawyers in America, Chambers & Partners USA, and Super Lawyers as a leading white-collar defense attorney.