William T. Cushing is an associate in Brown Rudnick’s Corporate group in the Boston office.

Will represents public and private company clients in a broad range of corporate and transactional matters, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, and debt and equity financings. Will advises companies and investors throughout the corporate life cycle, including pre-incorporation planning and formation, venture capital financings, and general corporate representation. Will represents clients in a variety of industries including life sciences, transportation, technology, blockchain, digital currency, private equity and venture capital.

While at Boston University School of Law, Will was an Executive Editor for the Review of Banking & Financial Law. Prior to law school, Will worked at Deloitte Tax LLP in Boston, MA in the private equity and real estate practice group. Will is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).


Boston University School of Law – J.D., 2016
University of Notre Dame – M.S., cum laude, 2010
University of Notre Dame – B.A., 2009

Bar Admissions

US District Court, District of Massachusetts
Co-author, ‘OFAC Takes Initial Steps to Deal with Questions About the Application of US Sanctions to Cryptocurrency,’ Brown Rudnick Alert, March 21, 2018
Co-author, ‘Massachusetts Appeals Court Permits Claim for Breach of Fiduciary Duties Against Company Counsel by Minority LLC Members,’ Boston Bar Journal, February 2, 2018