Co- Founder, Bierce & Kenerson, P.C.
William Bierce has many years of experience in corporate, commercial, technology, international business and financial transactions. A seasoned business adviser, he counsels clients on legal and tax issues in corporate and commercial law, intellectual property and technology. He is fluent in French and advises domestic and international clients across a broad spectrum of industries and practices, including contract manufacturing, trade, information, financial activities and professional and business services.
Bill is recognized as a thought leader, innovative transactional lawyer and prolific author in legal, regulatory and sustainability issues in global sourcing and services. In addition to public speaking, his extensive legal experience and interest in outsourcing served as the foundations for launching the website, www.outsourcing-law.com, a leading source of information on trends and laws on global sourcing. He has been named a “Super Lawyer” from 2008 – present by Super Lawyer magazine and ranked in Chambers Global and Chambers USA in Technology and Outsourcing. The HR Outsourcing Association named him “HROA Attorney of the Year” for his contributions to the development of HR outsourcing. He has been quoted in publications and in other media in the U.S., Argentina, France, Germany, India and Japan. Mr. Bierce has acted both as an advisor to a party and as an arbitrator in various commercial disputes. Pro bono, Mr. Bierce has acted as senior advisor to the UN Development Programme for drafting a law in a former USSR country for the promotion, governmental and private funding, governance and commercialization of innovations. He has also been a paid advisor to governments on outsourcing transactions.