William Donald Chapman

William Donald Chapman

Litigation Lawyer
Irvine, CA




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About Me

I've been married to my lovely wife since 1982. We have four wonderful children. I enjoy surfing, Trail running, backpacking, hiking, camping, family history, amateur radio and family vacations. Selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers Editions from 2009 to the present. Peer reviewed rating of "Preeminent AV" highest rating for legal ability and ethical standards for 20+ consecutive years by...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Hourly ($400/hour)

Client Reviews

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A Moral, ethical, gifted attorney governed by truth, fairness and righteousnesses

Posted by: Larry over 4 years ago.

Mr. Chapman is one of the most gifted and experienced litigators in America. When Mr. Chapman takes on a case, he passionately educates himself...
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Showing 2 of 5 peer endorsements

John Anderson Bledsoe
John Bledsoe

Laguna Hills, CA

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Friend

I endorse this lawyer. I have known Bill for over 30 years. He is a very ethical person and has a great reputation for being an aggressive attorney....
Michael Bernard Kushner
Michael Kushner

Aliso Viejo, CA

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I've worked with Bill Chapman on several matters and consider him a good friend. Objectively speaking, Bill is one of the best trial lawyers I've...
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1981 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/26/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2013 – present

Cadden & Fuller, LLP


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1981 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Pepperdine University


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2013 Southern California Super Lawyers 2013 - OC Edition

Super Lawyers Magazine


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2012- present Fellow

Litigation Counsel of America

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Showing 1 of 1 publication

"No Longer Willing to Settle, Firm Tries Novel Defense"

Leader's Product Liability Law and Strategy

Speaking Engagements

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2012 "How to Cross-Examine World Class Experts"

at Renaissance V

2011 "The Economic, Legal and Moral Advantages of Telling the Truth in Every Aspect of our Lives"

at Monthly Breakfast Meeting

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