Attorney Bill Scogland joins SmithAmundsen’s Labor & Employment Practice Group in Chicago. He is the fourth senior partner to join the practice in 30 days as the firm continues to significantly expand its capabilities and bench strength.
Bill counsels publicly and privately held corporations in employee benefits and executive compensation across all industries, including investment, manufacturing, aerospace and defense. He has extensive experience in benefit due diligence of merger and acquisition transactions and benefit implications of bankruptcies and workouts. He counsels large pension plans and investment managers in investments by ERISA plans and in funded welfare benefit plans and all matters relating to executive compensation.
Bill's credentials also include appointment to the Department of Labor’s ERISA Advisory Council and election as a fellow to the American College of Benefits Counsel.