Simon J. Williams



Honorable Kimba M. Wood, United States District Court, Southern District of New York, 2020 – 2021

Simon J. Williams

Simon Williams is an associate in Wachtell Lipton’s Litigation Department.

Simon received his J.D. magna cum laude from the New York University School of Law, where he was a member of Order of the Coif, served as Senior Articles Editor of the New York University Law Review, and received the Vanderbilt Medal for Outstanding Contributions to the School of Law. Before law school, Simon earned a B.A. from Harvard University and M.Phil and D.Phil degrees in Middle Eastern Studies from the University of Oxford, where he was a Rhodes Scholar.

After law school, Simon clerked for the Honorable Kimba M. Wood of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.