William (Bill) Merchant was born in Albany, Georgia and raised in Columbus, Georgia. Bill obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Georgia in 2010. He earned his Juris Doctorate in 2014 from Mercer University School of Law. Bill is a member of the State Bar of Georgia and State Bar of Alabama. Additionally, he is admitted to the Supreme Court of Georgia, Georgia Court of Appeals, and the U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Middle, and Norther Districts of Georgia. His past experience includes clerking for the Honorable Frank J. Jordan, Jr. and the Honorable William C. Rumer of the Chattahoochee Judicial Circuit.
Bill joined Levy, Sibley, Foreman & Speir, LLC as an Associate Attorney in October 2016 and was named partner in January 2022. He currently practices in the areas of workers’ compensation defense and insurance defense including: premises liability, motor vehicle accidents, and negligent construction. He was President of the Young Lawyers Division of the Columbus Bar Association in 2020-2021.
900 Brookstone Centre Parkway
Columbus, GA 31904