Associate, William L. Donley, III
Associate, William L. Donley, III

William L. Donley, III

Associate

Areas Of Practice

William is a native of Miami, Florida and graduated from Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, College of Law in 2013. While in law school he was a member of the law fraternity Phi Alpha Delta from 2010 to 2013. For the 2012-2013 year he served as president of the organization.

Upon graduation, William spent over 5 years as an Assistant Public Defender in the 4th Judicial Circuit. He practiced in both the Clay County and Duval County offices. During his employment with the Office of the Public Defender, he represented clients in juvenile, misdemeanor, and felony cases. He zealously advocated for clients in multiple jury trials and bench trials.

In addition, he is a member of the Jacksonville Bar Association and the Daniel Webster Perkins Bar Association. William served as Treasurer of the Daniel Webster Perkins Bar Association from 2014-2015.

Prior to attending law school, he graduated from Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science. He practiced as a computer programmer for 5 years. In his spare time, William enjoys spending time with his wife and two children. He is an avid sports fan who enjoys watching football and basketball games. William also enjoys playing basketball.

Admissions

  • Florida, 2013

Memberships

  • The Florida Bar
  • Jacksonville Bar Association
  • Daniel Webster Perkins Bar Association

Education

  • B.S., Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, 2004
  • J.D., Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University College of Law, 2013

Comprehensive Services

Many cases overlap several areas of law. As a full service law firm, we are able to recognize how one legal discipline impacts another. We work as a team on complex issues that require knowledge of a variety of state and federal laws. This multi-disciplinary approach allows clients to receive the large-firm advantage of access to multiple attorneys in a wide scope of practice areas as well as the hands-on customer service offered by a boutique law firm. In addition to civil litigation, employment law, workers’ compensation defense, commercial law, construction law and appeals, our firm also handles professional liability claims.

Our bilingual staff is available to assist with immigration matters, including consular and removal defenses.