William Hamilton

Legal Skills Professor, University of Florida – Levin College of Law


University of Florida Levin College of Law (cum laude, 1983)

Washington University in St. Louis (M.A., Philosophy 1974)

Lehigh University (B.A., cum laude, Philosophy (1970)


William Hamilton is an electronic discovery expert. Prior to joining the faculty served as the electronic discovery partner for his national law firm. Mr. Hamilton has taught electronic discovery at the University of Florida for the past decade and is the co-author of the LexisNexis Practice Guide Florida e-Discovery and Evidence and co-author of A Student Electronic Discovery Primer: An Essential Companion for Civil Procedure Courses. Mr. Hamilton is also the General Editor of the LexisNexis Practice Guide: Florida Contract Litigation. Mr. Hamilton is also a neutral arbitrator and mediator for the World Intellectual Property Organization and the author of numerous domain name dispute decisions. Mr. Hamilton has been recognized in Chambers USA, Florida Legal Elite, Best Lawyers in America, and Florida Super Lawyers (1).


A Student E-discovery Primer: An Essential Course for Civil Procedure Practitioners, Carolina Academic Press 2016 (with Jennifer Smith)

LexisNexis Practice Guide Florida E-Discovery and Evidence (with the Hon. Ralph Artigliere)

LexisNexis Practice Guide Florida Contract Litigation, General Editor