Dave McConnell is a shareholder and director of Perkins Thompson and chairs the Litigation Department. He has a keen sense for practical solutions and he works closely with his clients to achieve cost-effective results.
Mr. McConnell’s practice areas include litigation, where his emphasis is on products liability, antitrust law, intellectual property and the evolving law on cyber security. He also serves as a mediator, arbitrator, and early neutral evaluator. He helps clients to deal with various local, state and federal government agencies and boards. Mr. McConnell maintains an active trademark and copyright practice and he assists clients with issues relating to document retention and privacy policies.
Mr. McConnell is AV Peer Review Rated for Ethical Standards and Legal Ability by Martindale-Hubbell. Mr. McConnell has also been selected by his peers for inclusion in the New England Super Lawyers directory for Business Litigation.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|AV Preeminent Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2017|
|Best Recommended Insurance Attorneys||A.M. Best Company - Recommended Insurance Attorneys||2017|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2014|
|Best Recommended Insurance Attorneys||A.M. Best Company - Recommended Insurance Attorneys||2014|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2013|
|Best Recommended Insurance Attorneys||A.M. Best Company - Recommended Insurance Attorneys||2007|
|Director||Perkins Thompson, P.A.||2002 - Present|
|Associate||Perkins Thompson, P.A.||1995 - 2002|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Cleaves Law Library Association||Chair||2008 - 2011|
|Maine State Bar Association, New Lawyers Section||Chair||1998 - 2000|
|University of Virginia School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1995|
|Dartmouth College||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1988|
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