William T. Wilson
Bill concentrates his practice on employment law, including discrimination cases under Title VII, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act and similar state and federal laws. He also handles issues concerning wage, hour and other compensation issues; employment contracting; restrictive covenants concerning competition, customer solicitation and confidentiality; and many other legal issues that flow between employer and employee. He has seen success in the state and federal courts, as well as before governmental administrative agencies and arbitrators, in these areas and at all levels.
Bill has practiced law in West Chester since 1984. Before joining Bailey & Ehrenberg, Bill practiced with two other law firms in town, acquiring a wide range of experience in personal injury, workers’ compensation, land use and municipal law, insurance and other commercial disputes. He is extensively involved in the community, having served on a number of boards, and been president of the West Chester Area Senior Center and West Chester Daybreak Lions Club. In 2016, he was President of the Chester County Bar Association, and currently serves as President of the Chester County Bar Foundation. He is also a member of the American Bar Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Association, and the National Employment Lawyer’s Association.
Before moving to West Chester, Bill served in the U.S. Army’s Judge Advocate General’s Corps. He continued his service in the Army Reserve thereafter, and was called back to active duty for tours in Kosovo in 1999 and Iraq in 2004-2005. He retired as a Colonel after a total of thirty-three years of active and reserve service. He remains active in a number of veterans’ organizations.
Recent/Upcoming Speaking Engagements
• Panelist, “Remedies in Court”, John C. Stively Inn of Court, April 12, 2017
Bill is a graduate of The Citadel and Duke University School of Law.
Bar and Court Admissions
• Supreme Court of the United States
• United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
• United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces
• United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
• United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
William T. Wilson
BAILEY & EHRENBERG PLLC
120 North Church Street
West Chester, PA 19382