Bill Hicks
William Hicks

William A. Hicks III

Senior Counsel
Tel 602.798.5423
Fax 602.798.5595

William A. Hicks III focuses on tax-exempt finance, including general obligation, revenue, and special assessment bonds; lease-purchase certificates of participation; and nonprofit corporations.

Professional Activities

State Bar of Arizona
New York State Bar Association
National Association of Bond Lawyers

Recognition & Accomplishments

The Best Lawyers in America, corporate law, mergers and acquisition law, municipal law, and public finance law, 2003-2017

Named Best Lawyers' 2017 and 2013 Phoenix Municipal Lawyer of the Year

Community Activities

Princeton Alumni Association of Arizona
President, 2004-present (past, 1978-1981); past Secretary (1982-2004)

Board Memberships

Arizona Council on Economic Education
Member, Board of Directors and Executive Committee, 1998-present; Chair, 2000-present

The Luke's Men
Past member (1990-1996 and 1999-2001); past Secretary (1993-1994); past Vice President (1995-1996); past President (1996-1997)

Scottsdale Arts Center Advisory Board
Past member (1984-1990); past Chair (1988-1990)

Scottsdale Cultural Council
Past member (1989-1997); past Vice Chair (1991-1994); past Chair (1995-1996)

Valley Leadership, Class VII
Past member (1987-1990); past Secretary (1988-1989); past Secretary-Treasurer (1989-1990)

Cornell Law School (LL.B., specialization in international legal studies, 1967)

Princeton University (A.B. 1964)


New York

U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona