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Contributor Bio


Bill Taylor

Bill Taylor, JD, CLU, is vice president of financial planning at Northwestern Mutual. For more than a decade, Bill has served numerous leadership roles and chairs a number of internal planning committees, including acting as a faculty member at Northwestern Mutual’s schools and seminars.

He routinely speaks at various estate planning councils and events held by financial organizations throughout the country, including the National Football League’s Rookie Symposiums and the Million Dollar Round Table meetings.

Bill’s professional memberships include the Wisconsin Bar Association, the Federal District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin, the Society of Financial Service Professionals, and the Association of Advanced Life Underwriters. He is also a member of the Advanced Planning Council Study Group, University Club Study Group, and the Million Dollar Roundtable.

Bill received a B.A. in history and political science, as well as a J.D. from Marquette University. He is married to Andrea and they have a daughter. Bill enjoys running, golfing, reading and hunting.