William F. Askinazi
District of Columbia
U.S. Supreme Court
J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, (1983)
Mr. Askinazi has a 30-year professional career in trial practice, government service, international business, Global 200 companies, and state and local politics. He has secured multiple million-dollar verdicts or settlements for catastrophic injury and wrongful death, medical malpractice and business injury.
As a certified mediator, Mr. Askinazi facilitates dispute resolutions. He also is involved in domestic and international deal-making and uses his business networks and relationships to raise money and attract intellectual talent to solve strategic partner challenges. He advises growing companies on risk avoidance strategies and finds them capital and partners. Mr. Askinazi has won four significant wrongful death settlements in the last five years and served as team counsel for the landmark consumer protection case of Lloyd v. General Motors, et al. He was a recipient of the President's Merit Award for 2006. Bills law practice emphasizes litigation, tort and contracts, serious personal and business injury, government relations and all aspects of business growth from financing to partnering.