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William Harrison Schorling

William Harrison Schorling, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1975, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1977, New Jersey 1998, Delaware 2001, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 2005.

Background

  • Schorling, William Harrison was born on January 7, 1949 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States. Son of Otis William Schorling and Ruthann (Bales) Schorling Moorehead.

  • Education

    • Bachelor cum laude, Denison University, 1971. Juris Doctor cum laude, University Michigan, 1975.

    Career

    • Partner Eckert, Seamans, Cherin & Mellott, Pittsburgh, 1984-1989, Klett Rooney Lieber & Schorling, PC, Philadelphia, 1989—2006, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney, Professional Corporation, Philadelphia, since 2006. Lecturer Pennsylvania Bar Institute, Harrisburg, since 1983, Commercial Law League, New York City, since 1984, member executive council bankruptcy section, since 2003, Professional Education Systems, Inc., Eau Claire, Wisconsin, since 1986, Southwest Legal Foundation, Dallas, since 1994. Founders' council Commercial Finance Association Education Foundation, since 1991.

      Board directors Consumer Bankruptcy Assistance Project. Adjunct professor Temple University Beasley School Law, 1999-2004.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Pennsylvania 1975, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1977, New Jersey 1998, Delaware 2001, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 2005.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Trustee Pennsylvania Academy Fine Arts. Fellow American College Bankruptcy, American Bar Foundation. Member American Bar Association (business law section council 2000-2004, chairman business bankruptcy committee 1996-1999, lecturer since 1988, member standing committee on federal judicial improvement since 2007), American Banker Institute (lecturer since 1994), Philadelphia Bar Association (lecturer since 1996), E. District Bankruptcy Conference, Allegheny County Bar Association (chairman bankruptcy and commercial law section 1991), The Committee of Seventy (chairman 2003-2004), Longue Vue Club, Duquesne Club.

    Connections

    • Married Lynne Ann Newcomb, June 1, 1974. Children: Katherine Pearce, Ann Oury, John Roberts.
    • father: Otis William Schorling Moorehead
    • mother: Ruthann (Bales) Schorling Moorehead
    • spouse: Lynne Ann Newcomb
    • children: Katherine Pearce Schorling
    • Ann Oury Schorling
    • John Roberts Schorling
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    Born January 7, 1949
    (age 68)
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