William Shields

William Shields

Baker & McKenzie LLP


William (Will) Shields is an associate in Baker McKenzie's Litigation and Government Enforcement Practice Group. Will began his career with Baker McKenzie as a summer associate in 2019.

Practice Focus

Will advises clients on domestic and international disputes. His practice focuses on complex commercial litigation, FDA regulatory and compliance law, and internal investigations.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association - Member


  • District of Columbia~United States (2021)


  • George Washington University Law School (JD) (2020)
  • Northeastern University (BA magna cum laude) (2015)


  • English
Co-author, "United States: What makes a false claim 'false?' It depends. Supreme Court declines to address objective falsity standard to determine False Claims Act liability," Baker McKenzie Insight, 4 March 2021