William O. Woodland


William O. Woodland, a partner and trial lawyer who focuses on general liability, automobile litigation, homeowners liability, and premises liability. In the past he has represented numerous agencies, insurance companies, construction developers, and entertainment companies.  His successes for clients include, defense verdicts in civil trials and multiple arbitrations. He has extensive experience in mediation of multiparty and multi-insurance carrier litigation.  He joined the firm John Hill and Associates where he worked the next seven years ultimately joining Ford, Walker, Haggerty & Behar in early 2002.

Areas of Practice

Casualty Defense
Professional Liability Defense
Business Litigation
Product Liability Defense
Premises Liability
Environmental Torts
Catastrophic Injury Cases

Bar Admissions

California, 1994; United States District Court, Central District; United States Court of Appeal, Ninth District


Graduate of Southwestern University, 1994
Undergraduate of the University of Colorado, Political Science