William D. Pandolph


Location: Concord, New Hampshire
Phone: 603-223-2800
Fax: 603-224-2557
Email: wpandolph@sulloway.com

William D. Pandolph joined the firm in 1988 and has more than 25 years of experience handling employment and insurance matters, including the defense of ERISA and non-ERISA benefits, fiduciary breach, wrongful termination, wage and hour, Title VII, ADEA, ADA, FMLA and unfair labor practices claims, as well as insurance coverage and bad faith claims. He represents employers, insurers, employee benefit plans, health maintenance organizations, third party administrators, fiduciaries, hospitals, and medical/mental health and insurance professionals and entities. He has successfully defended cases for such entities before state and federal trial and appellate courts both regionally and nationally, state agencies, the EEOC, the NLRB, and in arbitration proceedings.

William D. PandolphMr. Pandolph is Co-Chair of the Sulloway & Hollis Labor and Employment Practice Group. He has lectured on ERISA, employment and insurance issues for the New Hampshire Bar Association and other CLE organizations. Mr. Pandolph is an active member of the Life, Health, Disability and ERISA section of the Defense Research Institute and has published articles/book chapters on employment and insurance matters.

Areas of Practice

Employee Benefits/ERISA
Insurance Coverage and Bad Faith
Labor and Employment
Professional Liability/Malpractice Defense

Bar Admissions

New Hampshire
U.S. District Court District of Maine
U.S. District Court District of New Hampshire
U.S. District Court District of Vermont
U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit


University of Virginia School of Law, Charlottesville, Virginia
J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence – 1988

University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire
B.A., Bachelor of Arts – 1984

Published Works

  • Lack of Evidence Fatal to Employees Discrimination Claim
  • Pandolph, William D. “New Hampshire” and “Vermont.” The Law of Life Insurance: Key Issues in Each State.  Chicago: DRI, 2017.