William Yeung is the General Counsel at Energy Recovery. He brings almost 20 years of experience, with extensive experience in securities laws, corporate governance and compliance, corporate strategy, SEC reporting and regulatory compliance, mergers and acquisitions, and general contracts. His clients have included Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan, Credit Suisse, Citigroup Global Markets, Lehman Brothers, UBS, Salomon Smith Barney, BNP Paribas, Del Monte, Sony Capital Corporation, McDonald’s Corporation, KBC Bank, The Interpublic Group of Companies, The Bank of New York, United Technologies Corporation, and Nortel Networks. Mr. Yeung previously served as the General Counsel and Secretary for Sharespost Inc. and has served as a senior legal executive for Thomas Weisel Partners Group Inc. and Socialutions Inc. He began practicing law at Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton LLP in New York and practiced at Morrison & Foerster LLP in San Francisco. He holds a JD from New York University School of Law and a BA from Boston College.