William J. Ringland is an associate at The Pearce Law Firm and has been practicing law for nearly a decade. Since 2013, Mr. Ringland has been selected over five times by Super Lawyers on the Pennsylvania Rising Stars List, an award only given to 2.5 percent of the lawyers in Pennsylvania who are age 40 and under. Mr. Ringland’s practice includes a broad variety of personal injury and employment matters, including the representation of plaintiffs in personal injury, disability, sex, gender, age, and race discrimination claims; representation at workers’ compensation and unemployment compensation hearings; and various other employment matters.
Prior to joining The Pearce Law Firm, Mr. Ringland served as a Staff Attorney at the Philadelphia Volunteers for the Indigent Program as a Conwell Community Fellow. Mr. Ringland’s work at Philadelphia VIP included litigating divorce, custody and child support matters for low income Philadelphians, as well as acting as a liaison for Philadelphia’s pro bono hub.
Mr. Ringland received his J.D. from Temple University Beasley School of Law in 2009, where he was awarded “Outstanding Oral Advocacy” and “Distinguished Classroom Performance” in Temple’s top ranked trial advocacy program. He received his B.A., with honors, from Temple University, with a dual major in English and Political Science.
Mr. Ringland is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey and before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, and the U.S. Third Circuit Court.