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William A. Sieck

Senior Assistant Attorney General
Charitable Law Section

Office: 614-466-3525
Fax: 866-789-6974

Bill Sieck is a Senior Assistant Attorney General in the Office of the Ohio Attorney General's Charitable Law Section. Bill joined the Attorney General’s Office in June 2018. Working with skilled investigators and accountants, he applies his extensive litigation experience to serve the public by investigating and resolving complaints involving charitable trusts, charitable solicitations, and Ohio's charitable gaming laws. 
Bill also helps nonprofit leaders focus on providing charitable services that strengthen Ohio's communities by providing training about board governance and fiduciary duties. 

Prior to joining the Attorney General's Office, Bill was of counsel at a large law firm in Columbus, where he gained deep experience across a broad spectrum of commercial and business litigation in state and federal courts in Ohio. His practice also included significant work in administrative matters at the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio and appeals of those matters to the Ohio Supreme Court.

From 1999-2000, Bill served as a judicial clerk in the United States District Court of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.  

  • State of Ohio (2000)
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  • The University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D., cum laude, Law Review, Order of the Coif, and Keedy Cup Moot Court Finalist
  • The University of Chicago, B.A., United States History, cum laude