William H. Levit, Jr.
Arbitration and Mediation
250 EAST WISCONSIN AVENUE SUITE 1800
MILWAUKEE, WI 53202
In a professional career spanning over 50 years, including service as a U.S. Foreign Service Officer in New Delhi, more than 4 decades as a trial lawyer based in New York City and Los Angeles with a major Wall Street law firm, and then Milwaukee and 4 years as General Counsel of a Fortune 250 multinational corporation combined with extensive work over more than 40 years as a neutral, Mr. Levit is highly regarded as a skilled and experienced arbitrator and mediator.
Yale graduate magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa; MA International Relations University of California Berkeley; and LL.B Harvard Law School.
Mr. Levit's legal work has taken him over 50 years to state and federal courts and arbitral tribunals throughout the United States as well as to courts and tribunals in other countries.
Throughout his professional career Mr. Levit has taken an active role in many not-for-profit institutions in the communities where he has lived, including serving by appointment of the Wisconsin Governor as a Trustee for 12 years of one of the 10 largest public pension plans in the U.S. with AUM of over $100 billion.
Fellow of the College of Commercial Arbitrators; Fellow (FCIArb) and Chartered Arbitrator, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (London), International Mediation Institute Certified Mediator (The Hague) and others…
A member of the American Arbitration Association's Commercial; Large, Complex Case; International; Employment; M & A; Joint Venture and Mediation Panels; various CPR Panels as well as others…