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David J. McCormick

David J. McCormick

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, Workers Compensation, Defective and Dangerous Products, Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect, Social Security

David McCormick

About Me

Licensed to practice in:


Wisconsin, 1989 


U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Wisconsin, 1989, 


U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 2001


Co-host of the Previant Legal Show on 620 AM WTMJ, 2008 - Present

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1989

  1. Workers Compensation: 30%
  2. Personal Injury: 30%
    22 years
  3. Defective and Dangerous Products: 20%
    22 years
  4. Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect: 15%
  5. Social Security: 5%

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (20-33%)

Attorney Endorsements

60 total 

  • Jill L Rogers

    Very determined and dedicated attorney. I endorse this lawyer.

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  • Judd S Nemiro

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Contact Info

The Previant Law Firm, S.C.

1555 N. RiverCenter Dr.
Suite 202
Milwaukee, WI, 53212-3958

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
WIGood Standing198903/02/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Lawyer - Personal InjuryBest Lawyers in America2014
Leading Lawyer in Personal InjuryM Magazine2014
Top Contributor - Personal InjuryAVVO2013
Leading Lawyer in Personal Injury and Worker's CompensationM Magazine2013
Best Lawyer - Personal InjuryBest Lawyers in America2013
Top Rated Lawyer in Personal Injury LawAmerican Lawyer Media and Martindale-Hubbell™2013
Leading Lawyer in Personal Injury and Worker's CompensationM Magazine2012
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2012
AV RatingMartindale-Hubbell2000
Who's Who in American Law, 10th & 11th EditionWho's Who in American LawN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Head of Litigation at The Previant Law Firm, S.C.The Previant Law Firm, S.C.2010 - 2012
ShareholderThe Previant Law Firm, S.C., f/k/a Previant, Goldberg, Uelmen, Gratz, Miller & Brueggeman, s.c.2008 - Present
AssociatePreviant, Goldberg, Uelmen, Gratz, Miller & Brueggeman, s.c.2006 - 2008
PartnerThe Techmeier McCormick Group SC2000 - 2005

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
San Antonio Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1999 - 2012
Milwaukee Bar AssociationMember1994 - Present
Wisconsin Association for JusticeMember1994 - Present
American Association for Justice, Motor Vehicle Collision, Highway & Premises LiabilityMember1994 - Present
State Bar of WisconsinMember1989 - Present
State Bar of Wisconsin, Litigation SectionMember1989 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Jean Hobbs v. M.S.O.E., el al. 2003AP002202 (Unpublished)Reversed on appeal and remanded back to the trial court. Case settled.
ABF Freight System, Inc. v. Mike Butterfield, et. al. 2010 AP 2113 (unpublished)Court of Appeals summarily affirmed the ALJ's decision ordering the worker's comp. carrier to pay for the four level cervical fusion in an unpublished opinion.
Ferra v. Roundy’s Inc., 2004-029991Applicant's award of benefits upheld.

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
The Verdict (Wisconsin Association for Justice)Scheduling Orders - A Roadmap to Avoiding Future Litigation Migraines2011

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Marquette University Law School LawJD - Juris Doctor1989
University of Wisconsin, MilwaukeeFinanceBBA - Bachelor of Business Administration1985

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Plumbers & Steamfitters UA Local 434Worker's Compensation2014
WI State AFL-CIO Community Services ConferenceWorker's Compensation2013
WI State AFL-CIO Community Services ConferenceSocial Security Disability2013
USW Local 2-1970Worker's Compensation2013
620 WTMJ Radio ShowFilling out Forms2013
WI State AFL-CIO Community Services ConferenceWorker's Compensation2012
WI State AFL-CIO Community Services ConferenceSocial Security Disability2012
Int'l. Assoc. ofMachinists and Aerospace Workers Local 516Workers Compensation2012
620 WTMJ Radio ShowTop 10 Worst Toys of 20122012
620 WTMJ Radio ShowWinter Driving Safety2012
620 WTMJ Radio ShowMotorcycle Safety2012
620 WTMJ Radio ShowCastle Doctrine2012
Wisconsin State Counsel of Machinists - District 10Worker's Compensation2011
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowTop 10 Worst Toys of 20112011
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowSlip and Fall Injuries2011
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowTruth in Auto2011
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowSafe Driving Distances2011
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowRecalls and Children's Toys2011
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowWinter Driving2011
United Steel Workers - District 2Worker's Compensation2010
Teamster's Local 695 Stewards SeminarWorker's Compensation2010
Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 118Personal Injury & Worker's Compensation2010
Int'l. Assoc. of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Local 728Personal Injury & Worker's Compensation2010
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowTop 10 Worst Toys of 20102010
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowImportance of the Jury System2010
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowDebunking Tort Reform2010
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowDog Bites2010
Steamfitter's Local 601Worker's Compensation2009
Roofer's Local 65Worker's Compensation2009
Painters & Allied Trades Local 781Personal Injury & Worker's Compensation2009
Int'l. Assoc. of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Local 1377Worker's Compensation2009
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowTop 10 Worst Toys of 20092009
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowSlip and Fall Cases2009
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowPersonal Injury vs. Worker's Compensation2009
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowTalking with your Doctors2009
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowHealth Insurance and Worker's Compensation2009
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowTort Reform2009
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowTruth in Auto Bill2009
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowJuror Sunshine Bill2009
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowJoint & Several Liability2009
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowRules of the Road2009
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowLegal Myths2009
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowSocial Security Disability Continued2009
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowSocial Security Disability2009
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowRecreational Immunity2009
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowLegal Urban Legends2009
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowLegal Jams2009
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowInjured Worker's Bill of Rights2009
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowTop 10 Worst Toys of 20082008
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowSafe Driving2008
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowCars vs. Bicycles on the Roadway2008
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowSettlements2008
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowChoosing an Attorney2008
620 AM WTMJ Radio ShowMedical Malpractice2008
Tort and Technique Update SeminarMedicaid Liens2003