Dallas
1201 Elm Street
Suite 2550
Dallas, Texas 75270T: 214.646.3422
William E. Hammel
Partner

William "Billy" Hammel is an experienced litigator in a wide range of legal matters in both the state and federal court.  Specifically, Billy litigates statutory employment claims (Title VII, ADEA, ADA/ADAAA, FMLA, FLSA, WARN, ERISA, and the like), class and collective actions, whistleblower claims, administrative actions, nonsubscriber claims, and workplace torts. Billy also devotes a substantial portion of his practice to drafting and litigating of employment agreements, non-compete agreements, and other restrictive covenants.

Billy's primary focus is on preventative counseling and helping clients avoid litigation in the first place by way of EEO training, handbook and policy review, damage control and mitigation, RIF’s, employee privacy liability, employee leave management, immigration, compliance measures, and best practices.

Publications/Presentations

Awards & Recognition

  • Named a Texas Super Lawyer, 2012-2013

Professional Activities/Associations

  • Dallas Bar Association – CLE Committee
  • Employers Counsel Network

Civic/Charitable Activities/Associations

  • Board Member, Exodus Ministries
  • Fundraising and Community Service for local non-profits