Madeline Shay Williams


Madeline represents and advises clients on a variety of commercial real estate matters. Before joining the firm as an associate, Madeline participated in the Cozen O'Connor Summer Associate Program, where she conducted legal research and drafted memoranda on topics including white collar crime, state attorneys general, aviation, zoning, and pro bono matters. Madeline also spent a year as the Bolin Fellow of the National Center for State Courts, Research Division.

Madeline earned her dual law/master of public policy degree from William & Mary Law School and her undergraduate degree, magna cum laude, from George Mason University. Before attending law school, Madeline worked at a mental health and substance abuse center in Norfolk, Virginia.


Practice Areas


  • William & Mary Law School, J.D., 2022
  • William & Mary Law School, M.P.P., 2022
  • George Mason University, B.A., 2016
  • District of Columbia

Washington Bar Association