William Schubert is dedicated to serving clients globally and providing experienced counsel in traditional and alternative dispute resolution (ADR). Bill’s litigation experience includes complex construction litigation, including disputes involving the California Public Contract Code, breach-of-fiduciary-duty claims, insurance coverage litigation, alleged trade secret misappropriation, and claims of unlawful discrimination.

Bill focuses on practical problem-solving and working with clients in construction, professional services, export industries, and Latin American produce companies. He carefully considers his clients’ long-term objectives and strives to find enduring solutions, even in the midst of legal disputes.

Professional Affiliations

  • Bar Association of San Francisco
  • San Diego County Bar Association


  • Co-Author, "The Role of Dispute Boards in the Construction Industry," International Arbitration Law Review, Vol. 20 Issue 2, 2017
  • Co-Author, "Dispute Boards en los Proyectos de Construcción de Infraestructura en Chile," Soluciones de Disputas en Contratos de Construcción en Latinoamérica, 2016
  • Co-Author, "El Interés Público y los Acuerdos de Inversión: un Gran Reto para el ATP," EL MERCURIO, September 17, 2015
  • "Fishing for NTBs: The Catfish Wars as a Rent-Seeking Problem," Journal of Macromarketing 32(I), 2012
  • "Simplifying Punitive Damages," European Journal of Consumer Law 829, 2011


Bill likes to prepare food and is known for his zesty ceviche and zucchini bread.

LLM, International Trade, Investment, and Arbitration, Heidelberg University / Universidad de Chile, 2015

J.D., Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 2010

B.A., University of Missouri-Columbia, 2004