Badis 1 yacht • Perini Navi • 2016 • owner King of Morocco • Built for Bill Duker

Name:Badis 1 (ex: Sybaris)
Length:70 m ( 230 ft)
Guests:12 in 6 cabins
Crew:11 in 5 cabins
Builder:Perini Navi
Designer:Philippe Briand
Interior Designer:PH Design
Speed:17.5 knots
Volume:887 ton
Price:US$ 100 million
Annual Running Cost:US$ 5 – 10 million
Owner:King of Morocco

The yacht was built for Bill Duker.

Who is Bill Duker?

He is a former New York lawyer, who later founded Amici LLC. He was born in 1954. He is married to Sharon. They have a son named West. Duker was the owner of the sailing yacht Sybaris and the Feadship motor yacht Rasselas. He sold Sybaris in 2018.


Amici was a litigation support company active in e-discovery technology and software. E-discovery involves the identification, filtering, production and storage of relevant data. From paper or electronic documents.

Electronics documents are documents such as e-mail, text files, and memos. And databases, presentations, and spreadsheets.

Amici also provided consulting services. Assisting attorneys in the discovery process. In 2006 Amici was sold to Xerox for $ 175 million. The activities are now known as Xerox Litigation Services.

William Duker House

Bill and his wife Sharon live in a large 700-acre estate in the state of NY.

They also owned a Miami Beach penthouse. Which they listed for sale for US$ 65 million. And they own a penthouse in New York City. Which he bought in the 1990s for US$ 30 million.

Bill Duker Net Worth

We estimated his net worth at more than US$ 300 million. This amount is based on the yachts and real estate he owns and owned. It may be much more.

NY Attorney

Duker reportedly earned US$ 5 million per year as a Manhattan attorney in the 1990s. He was the founder of a company named Duker and Barrett.

His firm was hired by the federal government. To seek damages from junk-bond king Michael Milken.

Duker was later charged with defrauding the government by inflating his bills by $1.4 million. In 1997, he pleaded guilty and was disbarred. He served 16 months of a 33-month sentence.


Bill and his wife Sharon are active philanthropists. Through their Bernard and Millie Children’s Foundation. The foundation is named in honor of Bill’s parents.

In 2014 they donated US$ 25 million to the Albany Medical Center. To create the Bernard and Millie Duker Children’s Hospital.

They also donated US$ 10 million to Albany University to support student-athletes. The university’s football stadium was named Tom & Mary Casey Stadium. In honor of Sharon (Casey) Duker’s parents.

Bill Duker

Bill Duker

Bill Duker House

Bill Duker house

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