David is a member of the firm's Litigation and Catastrophic Loss Sections.  He represents and defends businesses and individuals in all types of litigation, including general liability defense, employment discrimination, civil rights, trucking and transportation, products liability, premises liability, and professional liability cases. He regularly works in state and Federal courts on cases involving high risk exposure for catastrophic losses on behalf of excess carriers, including defending companies in serious injury and death cases. 

    • Education

      • J.D., William & Mary School of Law, 2009
      • B.A., James Madison University, 2003


      • Virginia State Bar
      • Norfolk Portsmouth Bar Association
      • District of Columbia Bar
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    • Professional Recognition

      • Virginia's "Legal EliteYoung Lawyers Under 40, Virginia Business magazine


      • Chair, Willcox Savage Recruiting Committee

  • Has successfully mediated and tried personal injury cases, including first and second chair Circuit Court trials.
  • Has represented product manufacturers in defense of product liability claims, including design defect, manufacturing defect and inadequate warnings claims.
  • Has represented Fortune 500 companies in defense of product liability claims.
  • Successfully represented local and regional companies, including not for profit companies in Title VII discrimination, retaliation, and related lawsuits.​
  • Obtained summary judgment for international business related to an executive's alleged assault, battery, and sexual harassment.
  • Successfully represented an executive in business conspiracy and non-compete litigation.​
  • Represents national and international insurance carriers in defense and prosecution of coverage disputes.
  • Represents insurance agents in defense of professional liability claims.

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