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William Cilingin

Partner, Philadelphia Office

Phone: 215-568-5116

Fax: 215-568-2077

Mailing Address:

One Penn Center, Suite 750

1617 JFK Boulevard

Philadelphia, PA 19103


William G. Cilingin is a partner in the Philadelphia office of Naulty, Scaricamazza & McDevitt, LLC and practices with the firm’s Insurance Defense Department. William, a seasoned trial attorney, concentrates his practice on handling property and casualty claims, products liability actions, construction litigation matters, commercial litigation, insurance coverage disputes, bad faith litigation, medical malpractice actions, insurance guaranty litigation and appellate matters.

William has effectively and efficiently defended insured and self-insured clients since 1979. He has successfully handled litigation for numerous state insurance guaranty associations and is among the foremost authorities in the interpretation and application of state insurance guaranty statutes.

A member of the Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and American Bar Associations, William has received his Certification in Trial Advocacy from the Philadelphia Bar Association. He is also a member of the Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel and the Defense Research Institute. William’s community activities include his service as General Manager and State-Licensed Coach within the Council Rock United Soccer Association EPYSA travel teams. William has been selected to Super Lawyers magazine's yearly listing of "Pennsylvania Super Lawyers" on four occasions.

William earned his Bachelor of Science degree in 1975 from Drexel University where he graduated with high honors and as a Phi Kappa Phi member. He received his Juris Doctorate from the Villanova University School of Law in 1978.


• Bachelor of Science, Drexel University, 1975

• Juris Doctorate, Villanova University School of Law, 1978

Court Admissions:

• Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Professional Associations:

• American Bar Association

• Defense Research Institute

• Pennsylvania Bar Association

• Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel

• Philadelphia Bar Association