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William McFadden - Chicago, IL

200 W Adams StreetSuite 2445 Chicago, IL 60606

Updated: 04/14/2023


William McFadden (Bill) is a seasoned litigator with an established record of successfully defending railroads and other large entities in complex, multi-party litigation in state and federal court. Prior to returning to private practice, he held the position of Regional Claims Director at BNSF Railway, where he led an innovative team that proactively risk-managed casualty litigation in eight Midwestern states...

About William McFadden

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Member


Bar Admissions

  • Illinois
  • Minnesota
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Illinois Trial Bar
  • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Indiana
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Wisconsin

Other Affiliations

  • National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel (Member - 2006)
  • National Association of Railroad Trial Counsel (NARTC Trial College - 2009)


  • Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago-Kent College of Law, Chicago, Illinois, 2001
    Juris Doctor
    Honors: CALI Award - Employment Law
    Honors: Student Bar Association, Elected Representative
  • Saint Xavier University, Chicago, Illinois, 1994
    Bachelor of Arts
    Major: History


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200 W Adams StreetSuite 2445 Chicago, IL 60606

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