William Leckerling

Bill Leckerling -- Attorney -- Burlington, Vermont

Bill Leckerling

Mr. Leckerling concentrates his practice on matters involving negligence including medical malpractice, wrongful death, brain injuries, cerebral palsy, products liability, personal injury, and construction. He also has extensive employment law experience which includes advising employers and employees concerning employment policies and procedures and defending employers from wrongful discharge claims

He has successfully resolved (either through trial or settlement) hundreds of complex claims and recovered millions of dollars for his clients. His clients are mostly individuals although he has represented multiple Fortune 500 companies as well as small business owners and condominium associations.

He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers to which admission is limited to 1% of the lawyers in the State, certified as Civil Trial Advocacy Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy and AV rated by Martindale Hubbell’s Peer Review Rating. He is also acknowledged in the publication Superlawyers for his proficiency in employment and labor law.

Mr. Leckerling has been a director of the firm since 1990.  Before joining the firm, he was associated with the medical malpractice law firm of Martin, Clearwater and Bell in New York, New York. He recently returned to the Board of Trustees of the Howard Center for Human Services after having served as President of the Board from 2002-2004.  Mr. Leckerling also served on the Board of Directors of the Vermont Family Network which serves children and adults who have special needs. He also served as a member of Vermont Law School’s Board of Trustees from 2010-2012 where he obtained his juris doctor in 1982. He lives with his wife in Charlotte, Vermont where they raised their three children.

If you have any questions regarding Bill’s areas of practice, please contact him at (802) 864-5756 or by email.