Bill was admitted to practice as a solicitor in Queensland in 1992.
Bill is Principal Solicitor at Townsville Community Legal Service. Bill has been a Panel Member with the Australian Financial Complaints Authority since 2007.
He was awarded the Australian Human Rights Commission Law Award in 2008 and made an Outstanding Alumni of James Cook University in 2012. Bill was shortlisted for the IBA’s Pro Bono Award in 2018.
Bill has appeared seven times before the UN in New York in debates around a new Convention on the Rights of Older Persons.