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November 21, 2017

About ...

William H. Lynch, Jr.

Bill is a graduate of Lafayette College and the Dickinson School of Law.  After completing his education, he served on active duty in the United States Army and upon discharge, went into private practice originally in the area of civil litigation and trial work.  For the past twenty-one years he has focused mostly on the representation of employers and insurance carriers in workers’ compensation defense and subrogation matters, including subrogation liens in excess of $250,000. 

Bill is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.  He is an active member of the Pennsylvania, Philadelphia and Chester County Bar Associations as well as the Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel.  In addition he is a member of the Workers’ Compensation Section of the Pennsylvania Bar Association and is chair of the Workers’ Compensation Section of the Chester County Bar Association.  Bill is also a member of the Pennsylvania Society. 

From 2000 to 2006, Bill served on the Board of Directors of Kids Chance, a non-profit organization which provides scholarships to the children of injured workers. 

William H. Lynch, Jr., Esquire

PO Box 1441
Paoli, PA 19301
Office: 610-316-8677
Bill@WilliamLynchLaw.com

Career Highlights

•   7 Civil Jury Trials to Verdict
•   Civil Litigation background

•   Continuing Legal Education Speaker
•   Community Activities

•   Extensive experience in Workers’ Compensation

Professional Expertise

Litigated civil cases from pleadings to jury/arbitration verdict.

Litigated Workers’ Compensation cases from pleadings to appeal to the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania.

Engaged in all phases of discovery, including depositions, motion practice, interrogatories and record subpoenas.

Actively represented clients in arbitration, the Court of Common Pleas, Municipal Court, Administrative Hearings and Appellate Courts.

Developed expertise in medical issues and cross-examination of medical experts by taking and defending over 150 trial depositions of doctors in Workers’ Compensation cases.

Presented seminars to clients, bar associations, the Pennsylvania Self-Insurers Association and Risk Insurance Management Association.

Employment History

Attorney / Owner (April 2008 - Present)
Law Offices of William H. Lynch, Jr., Paoli, Pennsylvania

Associate Attorney (2006 - April 2008)
White and Williams, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Associate Attorney (1996 - 2006)
Thomas Lowry & Associates, Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania

Associate Attorney (1994 - 1996)
Palmer, Biezup & Henderson, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Military Service

Active duty, United States Army Judge Advocate General’s Corps., Fort Riley, Kansas

Recipient, 4 year Army ROTC Scholarship

Education

Juris Doctor
Dickinson School of Law, Carlisle, Pennsylvania

Bachelor of Arts (Government), Cum Laude
Lafayette College, Easton, Pennsylvania

Bar Admissions

Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

Supreme Court of New Jersey

United States District Court (New Jersey and Pennsylvania)

Professional Memberships

Philadelphia Bar Association

Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel

Chester County Bar Association
       - Chairperson, Workers’ Compensation Section (2017-Present)

Community Activity Highlights

Voorhees (New Jersey) Planning Board (1990-1991)

President, Lafayette Alumni Club of Philadelphia (1997-1998)

Judge of Elections, Radnor Township (1998)

Radnor Township Citizens Cable Communications Council (2000-2001)

Kids Chance Board of Directors (2000-2006)

Tredyffrin Township Cable Advisory Board (2003-2009)

Chester County Chamber of Business & Industry (2008-2016)
       - Government Affairs Committee (August 2014-May 2016)

Main Line Chamber of Commerce (2016-)

Tredyffrin Township Environmental Advisory Board (2010-2013)

Volunteer, Tredyffrin Public Library (2011-Present)

Board of Directors, Chester County Human Resources Association (2012-2014)

Member, Pennsylvania Society (2014-Present)

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