William T. Schiffman Esq.
Meet Litigation Attorney William T. Schiffman, Esq.
William T. Schiffman, Esq. has been associated with our firm since 1993.
considerable and varied experience makes him a great asset to our law firm.
responsibilities are primarily in the areas of securities and employmentclass action, as well as complex contested matrimonial and general commercial litigation.
Mr. Schiffman received his J.D. degree from Brooklyn Law School in 1974 and was admitted to practice law in New York, Texas and New Jersey in 1975, 1976 and 1981 respectively.
From 1974 until 1977, Mr. Schiffman was Law Clerk to the Honorable Woodrow Seals, United States District Judge, Southern District of Texas.
In that position, William
was responsible for preparing decisions and orders on motions as well as observing trials and assisting Judge Seals in preparing findings of fact and conclusions of law.
In 1977, Mr. Schiffman
was associated with the law firm of Urban & Coolidge
in Houston, Texas where he
remained until 1979.
principal practice area was commercial litigation.
Mr. Schiffman was an attorney for AT&T from 1979 to 1985, first in the Long Lines Department in Atlanta, Georgia, and then at AT&T's company headquarters in New Jersey.
responsibilities were principally in the areas of general litigation and the AT&T antitrust litigation prior to divestiture.
In 1985, Mr. Schiffman joined the law firm of Jacoby & Meyers, first, as the managing attorney of several offices, then as New Jersey resident partner in charge of the northern New Jersey offices.
The practice was principally in the area of litigation.
remained there until 1993, when he
became associated with KGG.