William J. Piercy

Healthy business relationships are an essential component of business success. When disputes cause business relationships to sour, declining productivity and revenues are sure to follow. Bill works with business owners to bring successful and efficient resolution to a wide variety of business disputes.

With nearly two decades of practice in in the “corporate divorce” arena, Bill understands the challenges that can arise from internal dissension within the management, operations, and ownership of a closely held business. Through hard work, candid advice, and effective advocacy, Bill helps clients end bad business relationships so they can move forward with better ones.

William’s Honors & Awards

Bill was named a Georgia “Super Lawyer” in the area of business litigation in 2012 and in every year since. Previously, Bill was a Super Lawyers “Rising Star” (2011–2009, 2006). Bill is also received a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent rating based on peer review for legal ability and ethical standards. Bill is also an Eagle Scout.

William Piercy

Is it time to leave your business partner behind?

Owning a business is hard enough. Running that business with a partner who no longer shares your goals, values, or work ethic is a harbinger of failure. If you find yourself in an unproductive business relationship, Life’s Too Short for A Bad Business Partner will help you get out so you can move on to better opportunities.

As an entrepreneur who is stuck with a lousy partner, you don’t want to hear about the proactive measures you could have implemented at the outset of the relationship. Instead, Life’s Too Short for A Bad Business Parter will meet you where you are and help you understand:

  • Key documents and doctrines that support the foundation of your business
  • Strategic relationships that ensure your access to information and opportunity
  • How to approach your business partner about parting ways productively
  • How to negotiate from a position of strength
  • How to move on from a bad business relationship
  • And more