Honorable William M. Conley
U.S. District Court (W.D. Wis.)
William Conley was appointed as a District Judge for the United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin in March 2010 by President Barack Obama; serving as the district’s Chief Judge from March 2010 to March 2017. Before his appointment to the bench, Judge Conley was a partner in the Madison office of Foley & Lardner, LLP, where he was a commercial litigator and counselor, concentrating on distribution, antitrust, regulatory and constitutional matters.