Bill Smith, a Jones Foster Shareholder, is a member of the Private Wealth, Trusts & Estates and Corporate & Tax teams and concentrates his practice in the areas of estate planning, estate and trust administration, taxation, and transactional corporate law.
Bill is a graduate of the Florida Fellows Institute of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel. He is president of the East Coast Estate Planning Council, past president of The Kiwanis Club of West Palm Beach, and currently serves as a Board Member of The Kiwanis Club of West Palm Beach Foundation. He is a member of the Palm Beach Tax Institute and the Planned Giving Council of Palm Beach County. Bill is also a graduate of Leadership West Palm Beach.
Bill graduated from the University of Florida Levin College of Law, magna cum laude, where he was named to the Order of the Coif. After being admitted to The Florida Bar, he went on to earn his Master of Laws in Taxation degree (LL.M.) from the Graduate Tax Program at the University of Florida. He graduated summa cum laude from Stetson University with degrees in History and Business Administration.