University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A.; North Carolina State University,
Master of Public Administration: Urban Management Specialty; NCCU, J.D.,
2002. Former associate with Holt, York, McDarris & High, LLP in
Raleigh, North Carolina, 2002-2005; formed High & Crowe, LLP with W. Hackney High, Jr. in 2005.
William serves as the attorney for the Perquimans County Department of Social Services, the Chowan County Child Support Services and the Albemarle Child Support Agency.
In addition, he is the attorney for the Town of Winfall, North Carolina as well as the Town of Columbia, North Carolina,
and is the attorney of record for several homeowners' associations and non-profit organizations in the area; member: Pi Alpha Alpha: National Honor
Society for Public Administration; License: North Carolina Real Estate
Broker. Neuse River- Council Of Governments Reorganization
Committee, 1996-99; Tar-Pam River Basin Regional Council, 1997-99;
Pamlico County Partnership for Children, 1997-99; Durham County Attorneys
Office, Intern, 2000; Chowan County Teen Court, 2002-present; Governor's
One-on-One Board of Directors, 2003-present, Vice-Chair, 2008-present; Chowan-Perquimans Habitat
for Humanity Board of Directors, 2005-present; Chowan County Representative, First District Bar Association Executive Committee, 2016-2018. Town of Cary, North Carolina,
Public Works/ Utilities Department, 1994-96; Town of Oriental, North
Carolina, Town Manager, 1996-99.
Bar Memberships and Professional Affiliations:
Admitted to practice before the state courts of North Carolina, the federal district
courts in the Eastern District of North Carolina, and the Fourth Circuit
Court of Appeals. Member of the North Carolina State Bar, First
Judicial District Bar, American Bar Association, North Carolina Bar
Association, and the North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers.