William Warihay joined Bovis, Kyle, Burch & Medlin in 2017 as a member of the firm’s Workers’ Compensation department. Prior to joining the firm, William practiced Workers’ Compensation and Employment law for five years at a local Atlanta area firm and previously for two years in Greensboro, North Carolina. He also served as an Adjunct Professor of Law at Elon University, where he coached the Elon University Mock Trial team.
Mr. Warihay attended Elon University in Burlington NC, where he received a dual undergraduate degree in Political Science and Computer Science. He subsequently attended Elon University School of Law and was awarded his Juris Doctor in 2010. While attending law school he served as an Executive Member of the Moot Court Board, and was awarded the David Gergen Award for Leadership and Professionalism, Elon Law’s highest student honor.
Mr. Warihay is a member in good standing of both the North Carolina and Georgia State Bar Associations, and is sworn in to practice before all courts at the state level in each jurisdiction. He is a member of the Atlanta Bar Association and the Georgia Bar Association Workers’ Compensation sections. Mr. Warihay has experience litigating in both North Carolina and Georgia at each court level in each jurisdiction, along with federal court experience.
In his spare time, William serves as a Director on the Board for the American Mock Trial Association (AMTA), a non-profit organization responsible for organizing undergraduate mock trial competitions on a national level. William will serve as the President of AMTA from 2018 through 2020. Locally, William coaches the nationally-ranked Georgia Tech Mock Trial team, and he teaches a trial practice and advocacy class at Georgia Tech as a Part-Time Lecturer. William also enjoys spending time with his family and friends, golfing, and cheering on all Philadelphia sports teams.