William A. Brandt Jr.
William A. Brandt Jr., Esq., was appointed Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer in January 2014. He joined Berkeley College as Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer in October 2009, bringing with him more than two decades of experience in organizational compliance, commercial litigation, and legal administration.
Prior to joining Berkeley College, Mr. Brandt successfully litigated a wide variety of cases in federal and state courts throughout the United States; served as Managing Attorney and guided the litigation training program at Davis Polk, one of the country’s most prestigious law firms; led the Compliance Department of a major legal services provider; and directed the global records and information management program of a multi-national consumer products company.
Mr. Brandt is an honors graduate of Yale University and the University of Michigan Law School, and a contributing author of The Corporate Legal Compliance Handbook, a well-respected compliance reference manual. He is admitted to the practice of law in the State of New York and the Supreme Court of the United States, and is a long-time member of the American Bar Association, the New York State and New York City Bar Associations, and the Association of Corporate Counsel.