William VanDehei is an Associate in the Phoenix office of GRSM. He obtained his law degree from Louisiana State University where he focused on trial and appellate advocacy. In recognition of his achievements, William was inducted into the Order of the Barristers National Honor Society. After law school, he clerked for the Honorable David B. Gass on the Arizona Court of Appeals. In that role, William assisted with drafting six published opinions and more than thirty memorandum decisions addressing civil, criminal, family, and juvenile law.
Following his clerkship, he worked as a litigation associate for both regional and national firms where he successfully defended a variety of clients from individuals, subcontractors, and family-owned businesses to large national corporations. In so doing, He has handled all aspects of litigation, from claim inception through resolution on appeal in cases involving auto accidents, premises liability, product liability, wrongful death, professional malpractice, and nurse malpractice.
Outside the office, William is an avid fan of Juventus FC. He also enjoys reading, running, hiking, and traveling with his wife and daughter.
- U.S. District Court, District of Arizona
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit