William B. Federman has practiced law for over thirty years and has extensive experience litigating and trying complex cases and class actions. Prior to founding Federman & Sherwood, Mr. Federman was a co-founder and managing director of Day, Edwards, Federman, Propester & Christensen, PC an Oklahoma City firm that merged three law firms together to create a 28 lawyer law firm that focused on serving the financial community and insurance companies and that received a top rating by A.M. Best. Mr. Federman has received the Martindale-Hubbell peer review rating of AV Preeminent for both ethical standards and legal ability. He has served on the Oklahoma County Bar Ethics Committee and has been honored as a featured speaker at many bar events, including the American Bar Association, the Houston Bar Association, and the Oklahoma Bar Association. Mr. Federman has served as Lead or Co-Lead for Plaintiffs and/or on the Plaintiffs’ Steering/Executive Committee for many consumer class actions, which most recently includes, among others:
Mr. Federman also has experience practicing in this Court, most recently as counsel for Lead Plaintiffs in In re Galena Biopharma, Inc. Derivative Litigation, Case No. 3:14-cv-382-SI (D. Ore., Portland Div.). Multiple lawsuits were filed in this jurisdiction as well as the Delaware Chancery Court. Mr. Federman and the other plaintiffs’ counsel worked cooperatively to bring all cases before this Court – so that the case can be efficiently and effectively prosecuted.