David Wesley Cornish

Also known as D. Wesley Cornish Esq., Wesley Cornish

David Wesley Cornish

Criminal Defense Attorney

Philadelphia, PA





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About Me

I enjoy living an active lifestyle. Some activities I enjoy include: exploring the city, traveling, salsa dancing, sports, writing, and riding my motorcycle. In my free time I also enjoy donating my legal services to charitable organizations in North Philadelphia.

Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes), Hourly ($129-$229/hour), Pro Bono (3%), Retainer (Always)

Client Reviews

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Couldn't ask for more

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client about 1 year ago.

Mr. Cornish is a knowledgeable attorney who puts his clients first. He works with you on a personal level and it is clear that he is enthusiastic...

Good legal advice

Posted by: Mike over 1 year ago.

Mr. Cornish was very helpful when we had a question about a rental property we were considering buying. We contacted him with a question and soon got...
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Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

About 2 months ago

Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

David is an outstanding criminal defense lawyer. He is an aggressive, highly skilled trial lawyer that fights like a gladiator for his clients.
Matthew Steven Farr
Matthew Farr

Owings Mills, MD

About 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Mr. Cornish has been a valuable asset when dealing with matters in Pennsylvania. Clients are lucky to have such a strong advocate fighting for them....
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2014 License Status: Active for the state of Dist. of Columbia.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/10/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2011 – present

Cornerstone Legal Group, LLC


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2011 Juris Doctor in Law

Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law


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2012 Incubator Small Business Annual Business Success

Small Business Development Corporation (SBA)


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2006- present

Philadelphia Bar Association

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2012 The 30 Day Business Action Plan

Cornerstone Publications

2012 Grassroots Legal Marketing Campaigns

Cornerstone Publications

Speaking Engagements

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2011 Jobs 101: The Only 1 Page You Need

at Employment Prospects Post Graduation

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