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William D. Kickham Esq. - Westwood, Massachusetts

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  • Licensed for 32 years
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Lawyer William Kickham has more than 20 years of legal practice from diverse positions in law and media, providing counsel on a wide range of legal and trial issues, in both the civil and criminal arenas. Mr. Kickham presently practices law in his own firm in Westwood, Massachusetts, and until recently was the Executive Producer and host of his own TV talk show, At The Bar, previously broadcast on the Comcast network in the suburban Boston market, discussing a variety of legal and litigation issues within Massachusetts and nationally.

In his diverse legal roles, Mr. Kickham has served as the New England Regional Manager for the Insurance Information Institute, a nationwide trade association of liability insurance companies. In this capacity, Mr. Kickham acted as the Institute’s chief spokesperson to all media, industry and opposition groups having an interest in the industry’s legal and litigation issues. Within his role, Mr. Kickham worked with and appeared in all major print, radio and television media throughout New England, as well as in national publications such as USA Today, The National Law Journal, Lawyers Weekly USA, The Wall Street Journal, and The New York Times.

Prior to his association with the Institute, Mr. Kickham served as Public Affairs Counsel for the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Lawyers (MATA), in Boston. MATA is a specialty bar association, and is the state chapter of the American Association for Justice, (for many years formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA). Mr. Kickham was responsible for media relations on all legal and trial issues, insurance liability, tort reform and civil justice issues. He directed all media coverage and commentary for the association, and served as Editor-In-Chief of all news operations. He regularly appeared in major print and broadcast media, regionally and nationally.

While attending Suffolk University Law School, Mr. Kickham also served on the House Judiciary Committee within the Massachusetts House, where he was Communications Coordinator for legal and legislative matters before the Committee. Prior to entering Suffolk Law School, Mr. Kickham directed media relations and communications strategy within a statewide coalition to reform auto insurance in Massachusetts, where he communicated complex legislative issues to a wide variety of media. Mr. Kickham is a former Special Assistant District Lawyer for Norfolk County in Massachusetts, and has tried numerous criminal cases, as both prosecutor and defense counsel.

Mr. Kickham holds a degree in Economics from Boston College, and a Juris Doctor from Suffolk University Law School. He is a member of the Massachusetts and Federal Bars, was a 1982 award recipient from the Outstanding Young Men of America, and a scholarship recipient from Suffolk University Law School. In addition to serving as the host of his own talk show, At The Bar from1995 to 2005, Mr. Kickham has appeared as legal analyst and commentator on Court TV, and appeared as spokesperson and legal commentator in The Boston Globe, The Boston Herald, WBZ-AM Radio, WCVB-TV, WBZ-TV, WHDH-TV, and New England Cable News, discussing a wide variety of legal issues and organizations. In addition, he has worked with such national news organizations as USA Today and 60 Minutes, in briefing researchers and producers on legal issues.

Mr. Kickham resides with his wife Debbi in Westwood, Massachusetts.

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  Legal Issues
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Abuse
  • Asbestos & Mesothelioma
  • Construction Law
  • Insurance Claims
  • Products Liability
  • Traffic Tickets
  • White Collar Crime
  • Workers Compensation
  • Consumer Law
  • Landlord Tenant
  • Real Estate Law
  • Domestic Violence
  • Car Accidents
  • Insurance Bad Faith
  Costs
  • Free Consultancy Service
  • Conditional Fees
  Certificates
Massachusetts District Court Criminal Defense
Committee for Public Counsel Services, Commonwealth of Massachusetts

  Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Written
  Accepted Jurisdictions
1st Circuit Jurdictions
1st Circuit
Since 1988
Massachusetts Jurdictions
Massachusetts
Since 1988
U.S. District Court, First District, Massachusetts Jurdictions
U.S. District Court, First District, Massachusetts
Since 1988
  Experience
  • Managing Partner
    The Law Offices of William D. Kickham, ESQ and Associates
    1995
  • Board of Directors
    Westwood Community Access Television Corp.
    2007
  • Host and Executive Producer
    Comcast Television Network
    1995
  • Regional Manager
    Insurance Information Institute
    1989
  • Public Affairs Counsel
    Massachusetts Academy of Trial Lawyers
    1985
  • Communications Coordinator
    Joint Committee on the Judiciary, Massachusetts House of Representatives
    1982
 Educations
Suffolk University Law School
J.D. (1985) | Law
Graduation year: 1982
Boston College
B.S. (1980) | Economics
Graduation year: 1980
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