Bill Graves graduated Cum Laude from Syracuse University College of Law in 2016. After law school, Bill joined a law firm in Binghamton, New York, where he practiced as an Associate Attorney in the Business & Banking Department focusing on contract drafting and negotiation, mergers and acquisitions, company formations and corporate and partnership buy/sell agreements. In March of 2021, Bill joined the legal team at Security Mutual Life Insurance Company of New York where he serves as Assistant General Counsel. Bill works closely with the business departments at Security Mutual Life with respect to various compliance and operational matters. Bill expects to complete his Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) designation in the Summer of 2023. A Binghamton native, Bill is a strong supporter ofthe community and, in his spare time, performs locally as a musician in a band.