William Q. Platt IV (Will) is an Associate at the Firm. His practice is focused in Insurance Defense, Civil Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Business Formation and General Representation of Businesses, Contract Formation and Disputes, and Real Estate Closings.
Will earned his Juris Doctorate from the Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University where he graduated magna cum laude. During law school, Will was a member of the Law Review and Mock Trial team, served as an “Academic Success” mentor, earned Dean’s List honors every semester, and received “CALI” Awards for receiving the highest grade in Evidence, Business Associations, and Secured Transactions. In his third year, Will served as the local chapter President of the International Legal Honor Society of Phi Delta Phi and was also inducted into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi. Upon graduation, Will was inducted into Mercer Law’s honor society, the Brainerd Currie Honor Society, which is limited to the students in the top 10% of the graduating class, upon faculty approval, who have made substantial contributions to the law school and legal community.
Prior to law school, Will spent several years working at Hand Arendall Harrison Sale LLC assisting staff in many areas. Joining the Firm where he has history and growing his practice serving his home community is something he has been looking forward to doing.
When not at the office, Will enjoys spending time around Bay County with his wife and two children.
- The Florida Bar
- U.S. District Court of the Northern District of Florida
- J.D., Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University, magna cum laude, 2018
- B.A., Florida State University, 2014
- A.A., Gulf Coast State College, 2012
Civic and Professional Affiliations
- Bay County Bar Association
- Bay Young Professionals
- Leadership Bay, 2018—19
- St. Andrews Bay Inn of Court
- Young Lawyers Division of the Bay County Bar Association