Doug Williams is an associate at Abes Baumann with more than 15 years of experience in Workers’ Compensation, Social Security and Veterans’ Benefits. He’s an integral part of the Abes Baumann team that represents the rights of injured workers.
Doug is a 1991 graduate of Grove CityCollege, and he earned a J.D. from DuquesneUniversity in 1996. While at Duquesne, Doug was awarded the American Jurisprudence Award for Constitutional Law. During law school, he worked as a law clerk at Abes Baumann, applying what he learned in the classroom to the problems of real people injured on the job.
Doug has clerked for the Pennsylvania Bureau of Workers’ Compensation, researching and drafting decisions for Workers’ Compensation Judges. Doug currently serves on the Amicus Committee of the Pennsylvania Association for Justice, writing friend of the court briefs to the PennsylvaniaCommonwealth and Supreme Courts on a variety of issues.
Married for more than 20 years with two children, Doug coaches youth soccer and basketball; he also volunteers as an advisor and judge for High School Mock Trial teams.
Licensed since 1996
I endorse this lawyer's work. Doug is the consumate professional. He is a take back to a time when lawyers had a positive image. He is one the most ethical colleagues I know. I could not more highly recommend him. He is excellent at his trade in workers compensation.
Noah Fardo Medical Malpractice Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Best Lawyers||Pennsylvania Super Lawyers||2015|
|Workers' Compensation||Best Lawyers in America||2015|
|Best Lawyers||Pennsylvania Super Lawyers||2014|
|Workers' Compensation||Best Lawyers in America||2014|
|Workers Compensation||Best Lawyers in America||2013|
|Best Lawyers||Pennsylvania Super Lawyers||2013|
|Best Lawyers in America||Workers Compensation||2013|
|Workers Compensation||Best Lawyers in America||2012|
|Workers Compensation||Best Lawyers in America||2011|
|Workers Compensation||Best Lawyers in America||2010|
|Rising Star||Pennsylvania Super Lawyers||2007|
|Rising Star||Pennsylvania Super Lawyers||2006|
|Pennsylvania Rising Star||N/A||2006|
|Rising Star||Pennsylvania Super Lawyers||2005|
|American Jurisprudence Award||N/A||1994|
|Attorney||Abes Baumann||1998 - Present|
|Attorney||O'brien, Rulis, Bochicchio & Sosso||1997 - 1998|
|Attorney||Bureau Of Workers' Compensation||1996 - 1997|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Allegheny County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Pennsylvania Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Pennsylvania Association For Justice||Member||N/A|
|Allegheny County Bar Association, Workers' Compensation Section||Member||N/A|
|Pennsylvania Bar Association, Workers' Compensation Law Section||Member||N/A|
|Pennsylvania Association for Justice, Workers' Compensation Section||Member||N/A|
|Pennsylvania Association for Justice, Amicus Curiae Committee||Associate Member||N/A|
|Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association||Member||N/A|
|Duquesne University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1996|
|Grove City College||N/A||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1991|
|Tough Problems in Workers' Comp||Workers' Compensation||2011|