Will Eye focuses his practice on complex commercial and appellate litigation. He has particular experience litigating high-stakes products liability and securities cases. Will has briefed numerous appeals in state and federal courts and has drafted trial court motions concerning key substantive and procedural issues.
Will represents a diverse variety of clients and has experience in a wide range of substantive areas, including class certification, admission of expert testimony, and post-trial relief. He also maintains an active pro bono practice, having represented indigent clients in appeals before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit and in the certiorari stage at the U.S. Supreme Court.
Will served as a law clerk to Chief Judge Ed Carnes of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit in 2017. Upon completion of that clerkship, he was awarded a Temple Bar Scholarship, through which he traveled to London to work alongside some of the most senior members of the British bar and judiciary.
- December 2018
Limiting liability in London and New York: different doctrines serving the same aim, coauthor, 11 J. Int'l Banking & Fin. L. 671
Publications Prior to Jones Day
Are Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac State Actors? State Action, Due Process, and Nonjudicial Foreclosure, 65 Emory L.J. 107 (2015), reprinted in 24 J. Affordable Housing & Comm. Dev. 467 (2016)
- Emory University (J.D. with high honors 2016; First honor graduate; Order of the Coif; Woodruff Fellow; Executive Notes & Comments Editor, Emory Law Journal; B.A. in Philosophy and Violin Performance summa cum laude 2012; Phi Beta Kappa; Sonny Carter Scholar; Kuntz Prize in Philosophy); University of St. Andrews (M.Litt. Hons. in International Political Theory 2014; Bobby Jones Scholar)
- Georgia and U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
- Law Clerk to Chief Judge Ed Carnes, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit (2017-2018)