William P. Cunningham is a Senior Attorney for Chubb's New Jersey House Counsel office of Kirmser, Lamastra, Cunningham & Skinner. He has been with New Jersey House Counsel since 1997, concentrating in trial-level tort litigation, with extensive experience in Federal Court. He has litigated over 450 cases for Chubb, including over 70 dispositive motions and 19 trials. He is Certified Civil Trial Attorney eligible. His current practice concentrates on complex litigation matters involving products liability, wrongful death or other complex damages. He also defends property managers in errors & omission cases. Prior to Daly, Lamastra, Cunningham, Kirmser & Skinner, Bill was an associate at Budd Larner Gross Rosenbaum Greenberg & Sade (1994-1997). His practice concentration there was medical and legal malpractice, lead intoxication, products liability, employment and commercial projects.
EDUCATION Law: Rutgers University School of Law (J.D., 1993) Undergraduate: Colgate University (B.A., cum laude, 1988)
BAR ADMISSIONS State: New Jersey State Bar, 1993 Pennsylvania State Bar, 1993 District Courts: U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, 1993 Appellate Courts: U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, 1998
ADDITIONAL PROFESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS International Academy of Trial Lawyers Award, awarded to a Rutgers Law graduating student for distinguished achievement in the art and science of advocacy. Judicial Clerk, Superior Court of New Jersey, Law Division, Middlesex County. Served under Judges Rosemary Reavey (Civil) and Steven Lefelt (Criminal).</p