William G. Solomon
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of the Corporation
Mercer’s General Counsel since 1996, William G. Solomon IV assumed additional responsibilities as Secretary of the Corporation in 2000. As the chief legal officer of the University, he is responsible for managing a broad spectrum of legal issues relating to Mercer’s strategic direction and operations. A graduate of Emory University (B.A. 1968) and the University of Georgia School of Law (J.D. 1973), he has worked in higher education for more than 30 years, having previously served as General Counsel for the University of Wyoming and Associate General Counsel for the University of Georgia.