William Finch Jr.- Westminster Estate Planning Attorney

William Finch Jr. |

Finch Law Office

(410) 871-1234

(410) 871-2081


197 East Main Street
Westminster, MD 21157

William Finch Jr. | Finch Law Office


Firm Summary

William “Bill” Finch founded the firm in July of 2000.  Bill left his former firm – in which he had been a partner for nearly two decades – in order to pursue his goal of opening up his own law firm concentrating in the areas of Personal Injury law and Workers’ Compensation.

Bill graduated Magna Cum Laude earning a B.S. with a dual emphasis in Business Administration and Finance from Susquehanna University in 1976.  He received his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Notre Dame in 1979.

Bill is a member of the following organizations

  • Carroll County Bar Association (former President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer)
  • Christian Legal Society
  • Maryland Association for Justice (former President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer)
  • Maryland State Bar Association

He is admitted to practice law before the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit, the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, all Maryland State Courts, and is actively registered with the Maryland Workers’ Compensation Commission.

Bill also serves as a Court appointed Settlement Officer in personal injury cases and workers’ compensation cases for the Circuit Court of Carroll County.  He has also been appointed by several governors to serve on the Trial Court Judicial Nomination Commission for District 8 (Carroll County) and has served on that committee since 2001.

Born in Ft. Meade, Maryland in 1954, Bill currently resides with his wife in Westminster, Maryland.  He is an elder and an active church member of Zion Freedom Fellowship.