Before entering the world of legal education, Bill was a professional violinist. Bill studied at Chetham’s School of Music and the Royal Academy of Music before embarking on a 20-year career performing in ensembles and orchestras such as the BBC Concert Orchestra, the London Concert Orchestra, the National Symphony Orchestra and the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra. Bill also worked in musical theatre and has taught the violin in a number of schools. 


Bill is Head of the School of Law at the University of Worcester.