William G. McGuinness is a partner of Fried Frank's Litigation Department, who served as chair of the Department from 2001-2015. He is an elected Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers.
Mr. McGuinness primarily represents brokerage, securities and financial services industry clients in a broad range of complex securities and commercial litigation, including cases involving securities class actions, mergers and acquisitions and intellectual property. He regularly represents issuers and underwriters in shareholder federal securities litigation. He is also active in the M&A field.