William M. Buchanan

William M. Buchanan


William M. Buchanan is a Member in the firm’s Pittsburgh office, where he is a member of the Litigation, Healthcare and Long-Term Care, and Banking and Financial Services groups. He focuses his practice in healthcare and long-term care litigation, and bankruptcy and creditor rights litigation.

Prior to joining Burns White, William was an Associate in the Pittsburgh offices of both Weber Gallagher Simpson Stapleton Fires & Newby LLP and Macey & Aleman, where he was the managing attorney.

A native of Indiana, Pennsylvania, he is a 2006 graduate of Duquesne University School of Law and a 2003 graduate of Allegheny College.

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Areas of Law

  • Healthcare and Long-Term Care
  • Litigation
  • Bankruptcy and Creditor Rights
  • Medical Malpractice


  • Duquesne University (J.D. 2006)
  • Allegheny College (B.A., 2003)

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • West Virginia
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for Northern District of West Virginia
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia


  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Allegheny County Bar Association
    • Bankruptcy and Commercial Law Section Council

Civic Involvement

  • Century Heritage Federal Credit Union, board member and acting secretary

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