Bill Grauer

Retired Partner

Bill Grauer is a retired partner of Cooley.

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    Traveling with my family

    Keeping up with the latest securities litigation developments


  • Cornell Law School
    JD, with distinction, Order of the Coif, 1974

  • Cornell University
    BA, Government
    magna cum laude, 1971

Admissions & Credentials


New York


  • American Bar Association

  • Federal Bar Association

  • New York State Bar Association

  • San Diego County Bar Association

  • Association of Business Trial Lawyers

Rankings & Accolades

    Trial Lawyers Association: Outstanding Trial Lawyer Award

    The Best Lawyers in America: Litigation/M&A (2013) and Derivatives and Futures Law (2012)

    The Best Lawyers in America: Commercial Litigation, Derivatives and Futures Law and Securities Litigation (2005-2013, 2015-2016)

    Benchmark Litigation (2011-2013)

    Lawdragon: The Nation's Top Securities Litigators (2008-2009)

    San Diego Daily Transcript: Top San Diego County Attorneys in Corporate Litigation (2006-2007, 2009-2013)

    Southern California Super Lawyers: Top 50 Lawyers and Securities Litigation (2007-2014)

    Los Angeles Daily Journal: Top 100 lawyers in California