William E. Hoffmann, Jr.


  • Monday, August 1, 2011
    Editor: Bill, please remind our readers of your professional background. Hoffmann: In 1978 I began practicing law after a career in academia. Since being named King & Spalding's only full-time pro bono partner , I have divided my time between administering the pro bono program, generating pro bono cases for other lawyers in the firm and...
  • A Lawyer's Highest Calling
    Monday, August 2, 2010
    Editor: Please remind our readers of how you came to the law.
  • Wednesday, August 5, 2009
    Editor: Please tell us about your professional background. Hoffmann : I began my career in academia, getting my Ph.D. in philosophy and becoming a professor of philosophy at Ithaca College. While teaching, I became interested in the philosophy of law and began auditing classes at Cornell Law. I eventually got my law degree at William & Mary, and after...
  • Friday, August 1, 2008
    Editor: I understand you were in academia before embarking on a career in law.