William E. SchroederSpecial Counsel
William E. Schroeder joined Sullivan & Cromwell in 1986 and became a special counsel in 1997. Mr. Schroeder teaches transnational litigation and dispute resolution and international law as a part-time lecturer of law at the Rutgers-Newark Law School. Mr. Schroeder has participated in a number of bar associations, including serving as secretary to the Council on Children for the New York City Bar Association. He is also a member of the Firm’s Diversity Committee and Electronic Discovery Committee.
Mr. Schroeder is part of the Firm’s Litigation Group and has represented both U.S. and non-U.S. corporate clients on a wide variety of litigation and regulatory matters, including matters relating to antitrust, commodities, complex derivatives transactions, commercial banking, complex electronic discovery, white-collar criminal investigations and prosecutions, and investigations by the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, the U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, the U.S. Department of Justice and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Mr. Schroeder has also led antitrust and competition law compliance training programs in a number of jurisdictions, including the United States, Canada, Australia, China, Japan, India, South Korea, England, Germany and South Africa.