Will focuses his practice on insurance coverage, complex business litigation, and appeals. Prior to
joining The McDougal Law Firm, Will practiced at a Am Law 200 firm, concentrating on insurance
coverage litigation. Will has practiced in both state and federal court, representing the interests of
various corporations, government entities, and trade organizations in high-stakes litigation.
Will earned his law degree, with high honors, from the University of North Carolina School of Law. Upon
graduation, Will was elected by the faculty into the Order of the Coif, a scholastic society that honors
the nation’s top law students. Immediately following law school, Will completed a prestigious clerkship
for the Honorable Robert H. Edmunds, Jr. on the Supreme Court of North Carolina. During law school,
Will served as the executive editor of the North Carolina Journal of International Law and earned a spot
on the school’s National Moot Court Team by making it to the final round of a roughly 150-person moot
court tournament. Due to his achievement in moot court, Will was inducted into the Order of Barristers.
When not practicing law, Will enjoys cheering on the Tar Heels and spending time with his wife and