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William Swanson Joins the Firm as an Associate

William Swanson has joined the firm as an associate.

Prior to joining Pircher, Swanson served as an honors intern in the Trading & Markets division of the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission in Washington, D.C. He also held on-campus roles with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) Athletic Department as a compliance department intern and at the UCLA Law Library as a research assistant.

Swanson earned his J.D. from UCLA Law in 2019, where he served as vice president of the school’s Real Estate Law Association and as a writing advisor for the Legal Research and Writing course in the Lawyering Skills Program. During his time at UCLA, Swanson received two Masin Family Academic Excellence awards, the Gold Award for Federal Income Tax and the Silver Award for Real Estate Finance. He also was a participant in the Jones Day 1L Moot Court Competition. Swanson received his bachelor’s degree in political science with honors from Santa Clara University.