William B Panlilio is an associate in the Singapore office of King & Spalding and a member of the firm’s trial and global disputes practice, with a focus on international arbitration and cross-border litigation. William represents clients in the energy, infrastructure, construction and mining sectors, and in arbitrations involving states and state-owned or affiliated entities. He also has experience in cross-border disputes, including in the enforcement of foreign arbitral awards, foreign sovereign immunities, and discovery in aid of foreign proceedings.
Before joining King & Spalding, William was an assistant legal counsel at the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague, the Netherlands. While at the court, he assisted arbitral tribunals in treaty and commercial arbitrations involving various combinations of states, state entities, international organisations and private parties. Before The Hague, William was a litigation associate at an international law firm in New York, specialising in complex commercial litigation, financial institutions litigation and cases involving US foreign relations law.