William   Pillsbury


Phone: 267.338.1321
Fax: 267.338.1335
Mailing: 1801 Market Street ,
Suite 2300 , Philadelphia , PA   19103
Linkedin: William Pillsbury


Mr. Pillsbury is a member of Offit Kurman's Insurance Recovery Group with extensive business litigation experience. He represents businesses in a wide range of litigation issues, including efforts to recover money owed to them from their insurers. His clients include state transportation agencies, hotels, restaurants, nursing homes, bio-tech firms, school districts, and individuals. Mr. Pillsbury has worked with a variety of policyholders in efforts to recover insurance of all types, including property insurance, business interruption coverage, commercial general liability, boilers and machinery, and life insurance. Mr. Pillsbury has also been involved in several cases stemming from disputes over the Pennsylvania Right-to-Know Law and Section 1983 claims against state agencies.

Points of Distinction

Mr. Pillsbury has written numerous articles, including articles on insurance coverage issues, boiler and machinery policies, and data breach claims. He has been quoted or cited in the press on various related topics


  • "Top Property Insurance Bad Faith Claims," NBI  Seminars, Philadelphia, PA (May 15, 2012)
  • "Litigating Insurance Coverage Claims: From Stat to Finish," NBI Seminars, Philadelphia,PA (February 29, 2012)
  • "Developing a Game Plan to Mitigate Loss From Data Breach"The Legal Intelligencer (January 18, 2012)

Previous Work

Prior to joining Offit Kurman, Mr. Pillsbury was an attorney in Anderson Kill's Philadelphia office. He clerked for United States District Judge Gene E.K. Pratter of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. While attending Temple University Law School, Mr. Pillsbury was the Research Editor of the Temple Law Review and interned with United States Magistrate Judge Jacob P. Hart of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.


*William Pillsbury was selected to the 2016 Super Lawyers list. The Super Lawyers list is issued by Thomson Reuters. A description of the selection methodology can be found here. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

Practice Areas

Education & Admissions

  • J.D. (magna cum laude), Temple University, James E Beasley School of Law
  • B.A., Rutgers University
  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • Supreme Court of the United States