Bill Russell focuses on technology transactions, commercial contracts, intellectual property, and general corporate law, with particular emphases on outsourcing, licensing, distribution, joint venture, strategic alliance, supply management, and other complex commercial transactions. Bill represents emerging growth companies, mid-market companies, and Fortune 500 corporations in various industries, including information technology and software, hospitality, energy, petrochemicals, industrial controls, consumer products, medical devices, and financial services.
Bill has significant experience drafting and negotiating a broad range of agreements involving technology transactions, business process outsourcing (BPO), IT outsourcing, software licensing and development, software as a service (SaaS), cloud computing, and technology collaborations. He has facilitated numerous manufacturing and supply, medical device development and distribution, patent licensing, consulting services, content licensing, co-branding, web hosting, and e-commerce arrangements and initiatives. Bill also advises clients on copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property matters, including technology assignments and transfers. He serves as special intellectual property and technology counsel during the purchase, integration, and divestiture of businesses and product lines.
Bill is also a certified public accountant.