William Anderson

Project Committee Member

William Anderson is Managing Director, General Counsel and Head of Law & Compliance at GreenPoint, and member of its project committee. In this capacity, Will provides governance on web content accessibility guidelines including US Regulations and ISO/IEC standard: “ISO/IEC 40500:2012: Information technology — W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0. Will also heads GreenPoint’s development efforts in providing regulatory, legal and technology solutions to organizations including law firms, legal publishers, and in-house law departments around the world. Will oversees the legal and accessibility aspects of The Law and Compliance team is oriented to address companies’ challenges and deliver tailored, high quality services and dramatically lower costs. Will oversees GreenPoint’s team of experienced US attorneys.

Will has over 25 years’ experience working with corporations in their effort to improve the management of legal and corporate compliance functions. He has extensive experience as an in-house and law firm counsel. Will began his legal career as a litigator with Drinker, Biddle LLP. He then served as in-house Counsel to Andersen Consulting LLP managing risk and working with outside counsel on active litigation involving the firm. Will also has extensive compliance advisory experience with a major investment bank and a compliance technology provider across the 2008 global financial crisis.

Will holds a Juris Doctorate with high honors from the Washington University School of Law in Saint Louis and is admitted to state and federal bars. Will is a member of the Board of Trustees to the Pawling Free Library and Alumni Representative to the Alfred University Board of Trustees. He lives in Pawling, NY with his wife and daughter.