William Chapman

A senior member of Orr & Reno, a Concord, N.H. based litigation group, williamchapman has represented New Hampshire newspapers, national publications such as the New York Times, The Boston Globe, USA Today, Fortune, and The Associated Press, and national print publishing companies.

Mr. Chapman is a member of the New Hampshire Supreme Court’s Committee on the Judiciary and the Media, and the New Hampshire Bar Association Ethics Committee, and frequently participates in libel privacy seminars, sponsored by the American Newspaper Publisher Association, Practicing Law Institute, the New England Press Association, and the New Hampshire Bar Association.

An award-winning First Amendment lawyer, Mr. Chapman’s writing has appeared in “Tapping Officials’ Secrets Compendium” by The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, the 50-State Survey of Libel Law and New Hampshire Bar News.