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David, an associate in the litigation practice group, focuses his practice on representing corporate policyholders in resolving disputes concerning coverage under general liability, property, directors and officers, professional liability, and cyberliability insurance - among other types of coverage - by way of litigation, mediation, and arbitration. 


  • University of Illinois College of Law, 2013, J.D., Cum Laude, University of Illinois Law Review - Topics Editor 2012 - 2013
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2010, B.A.,

    Bronze Table Scholar, James Scholar

  • Illinois

  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court - Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court - Southern District of Indiana
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Federal Circuit

  • Equality Illinois – Capitol Club Member
  • Lawyers for the Creative Arts – Associate Board Member
  • Chicago Bar Association – Member 
  • American Bar Association – Member 

Awards & Recognition

  • Selected to the Illinois Super Lawyers Rising Stars list for Insurance Coverage, 2016-2021

Notable Quotes

  • 14 November 2017, "Wave of Biometric Privacy Class Actions Builds; Employers Urged to Review Procedures, Insurance Coverage", Cook County Record