Will French



Massey & Gail LLP
50 East Washington Street
Suite 400
Chicago, IL 60602

Office: 312.283.1590
Direct: 312.379.0866
Fax: 312.379.0467

Will French is a commercial litigator whose practice encompasses all stages of litigation. He has experience handling complex commercial cases, ERISA cases, insurance disputes, class actions, and more. Additionally, Will’s pro bono practice focuses on advocating for prisoners’ civil rights.

Before joining Massey & Gail, Will was an associate at Sidley Austin’s Chicago office. Will graduated magna cum laude from Northwestern University School of Law in 2020, where he was a notes editor for the Northwestern University Law Review. During law school, Will also served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Edmond E. Chang of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

  • Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, J.D., 2020 (magna cum laude, Order of the Coif)
  • Carleton College, B.A., 2016
  • Illinois
  • Secured summary judgment for Nuveen in over half a billion-dollar defamation case involving the high yield municipal bond market.