William P. Spero, Associate

William Spero is an associate at Farrell & Reisinger, primarily practicing in the areas of federal civil and criminal litigation and sports law.  Prior to joining the firm, he served as a judicial law clerk to the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.  Through this unique opportunity to work with several District Court and Magistrate Judges, Mr. Spero was able to develop a well-rounded understanding of the elements of successful practice at the federal trial level. 

Mr. Spero earned his J.D., summa cum laude, from Duquesne University School of Law, and his B.S. in Organizational Leadership and Information Technology, also from Duquesne.  While attending law school, he served as Production Editor of the Duquesne Law Review and research assistant to the Director of the school's Legal Research and Writing Program and the Associate Dean for Faculty Scholarship.  He gained valuable additional experience working as an intern to the Honorable Joy Flowers Conti of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, the Honorable Patricia A. McCullough of the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania, and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Regional Counsel. 

In additional to the work he does on behalf of his clients, Mr. Spero works as a volunteer for Habitat for Humanity of Greater Pittsburgh, serving as a member of its Family Services Committee, and the Wills for Heroes project, helping to draft basic estate planning documents for first responders. 

Mr. Spero is admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.