William C O’Neill is a partner in Troutman Sanders’ insurance and reinsurance group. Bill is recognised as a top insurance and reinsurance attorney in Chambers USA, Euromoney’s Guide to the World’s Leading Insurance and Reinsurance Attorneys and Who’s Who Legal: Insurance & Reinsurance. He regularly handles arbitrations and litigations involving many lines of business, including property and casualty, life, trade credit and health insurance. In the past several years, he has successfully taken significant life, property and casualty, and health disputes through hearing and final award, while resolving numerous additional disputes on favourable terms short of hearing. Bill often counsels clients regarding business, strategy and regulatory matters. Bill received his JD from Cornell Law School in 1997.