William H. Ng is a Shareholder at Littler Mendelson, P.C., a global law firm devoted exclusively to representing employers and management in every aspect of labor and employment law. William’s practice focuses on defending businesses and companies in employment litigation matters and wage and hour class and collective actions. In addition to his litigation practice, William regularly counsels employers on their workplace policies and practices for compliance with federal, state, and local employment laws.
Prior to Littler, William spent more than five and a half years as an Assistant Corporation Counsel and Senior Counsel in the Tort and Labor and Employment Law Divisions of the New York City Law Department, Office of the Corporation Counsel.
William has been active in AABANY for over 10 years and is a founding co-chair of AABANY’s Labor and Employment Law Committee. Additionally, he has held a variety of leadership roles, including as a member of the Board of Directors, Vice-President of Finance and Development, and Recording Secretary, as well as co-chair for the Communications, Young Lawyers, Government, and Public Sector, and Student Outreach Committees.
William has earned industry recognition for his legal work. He has been recognized as a Top 40 Young Lawyer by the American Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division, named a Rising Star in employment litigation defense by New York Metro Super Lawyers, and was a recipient of a diversity fellowship by the New York State Bar Association’s Labor and Employment Law Section.
William received his J.D. from St. John’s University School of Law and his B.A., cum laude, from Binghamton University.