Billy brings to WheribleGPS over 20 years of managerial experience in the legal and financial services industry. Prior to becoming the Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel of WheribleGPS, Billy served as the Chief Operating Officer and General Counsel of Sterne Agee Group, Inc., a large southeastern-based financial services firm that had over 1,600 employees during his time of employment. Prior to joining Sterne Agee, Billy practiced law with a focus in corporate and securities law and mergers and acquisitions at the Birmingham, Alabama law firms of Haskell Slaughter Young & Rediker LLC, Ritchie & Rediker, L.L.C. and Burr & Forman LLP. Billy earned a LLM in Securities Law from Georgetown University Law Center, a JD from the University of Alabama School of Law and a BA in Economics from the University of Alabama.