David is an experienced trial attorney who focuses on car and large truck collisions, premise liability, traumatic brain injury and nursing home abuse cases. David provides representation of clients from Charlotte to eastern North Carolina. David is committed to providing his clients excellent representation and the personal attention they need and deserve. David spent the first part of his career as a defense attorney and represented large corporations and insurance companies and is now dedicated to protecting and advocating for members of our community who need someone fighting for them.

After serving in the United States Marine Corps and participating in Operation Desert Storm, David attended East Carolina University and then Syracuse University College of Law. After graduation, David moved to the West and practiced in New Mexico and Nevada. David returned to Greenville after 15 years of personal injury litigation experience in Las Vegas, Nevada where he gained a reputation as a tireless advocate and successfully obtaining large verdicts and settlements against most of the major hotels and casinos, along with multi-national insurance companies*.

David maintains the highest possible rating from other attorneys and judges with Martindale Hubbell. David is also a member of the National Trial Lawyers Top 100 and recognized with membership in the Million Dollar Advocates Forum*, which is limited to legal professionals who have obtained million dollar settlements and/or verdicts.

David enjoys being back in eastern North Carolina and will continue working as a tireless advocate for our community.

Bar Admissions

  • New Mexico, 2002
  • Nevada, 2004
  • North Carolina, 2009
  • U.S. District Court Nevada, 2009
  • U.S. District Court Western District of North Carolina, 2019
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of North Carolina, 2019

  • Education
    • Syracuse University College of Law, Syracuse, New York, J.D. Cum Laude 
    • East Carolina University, B.A. Political Science, Summa Cum Laude with Honors
  • Awards
    • National Trial Lawyers Top 100
    • Martindale Hubbell Preeminent AV Rating

    The National Trial Lawyers is a national organization composed of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers from each state. Membership is obtained through special invitation and is extended only to those attorneys who exemplify superior qualifications, leadership, reputation, influence, stature, and profile as trial lawyers. More information can be found on their website. The AV Preeminent Rating signifies that a large number of the lawyer’s peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence for their legal knowledge, communication skills and ethical standard. More information can be found on Martindale-Hubbell's website.

  • Professional Associations
    • Nevada Justice Association
    • North Carolina Advocates for Justice
    • National Trial Lawyers