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Languages spoken: English, French

Practice areas


  1. Civil Rights: 50%
  2. Antitrust: 30%
  3. Consumer Protection: 10%
  4. Commercial Real Estate: 10%

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David J. Federbush, Esq.

4977 Battery Ln Apt 913
Bethesda, MD, 20814-4927

4977 Battery Ln Apt 913
Bethesda, MD, 20814-4927



FLMember in Good Standing198806/19/2016
DCActive 197707/05/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Superior Service: Excellent Prosecution of Investment FraudFederal Trade Commission1988
Meritorious Service: Tireless Efforts, Excellence and DedicationFederal Trade Commission1983
summa cum laudeYale University1971
elected memberPhi Beta Kappa1970
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Sole PractitionerDavid J. Federbush, Esq., also Of Counsel to Zumpano Patricios & Winker, Coral Gables, FL2000 - Present
Litigator and PartnerCivil Litigation Law Firm1997 - 2000
Commercial Litigator and PartnerCommercial and Negligence Litigation Firm, Washington, D.C. and Miami, FL1994 - 1997
Commercial Litigator"Boutique" Commercial Litigation Firm, Miami FL1988 - 1993
Senior LitigatorFederal Trade Commission, Washington, D.C.1976 - 1988
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationContributor, 2013 Review of Consumer Protection Law DevelopmentsN/A
Maryland State Bar AssociationN/AN/A
District of Columbia BarLitigation SectionN/A
Florida BarPast Chairman of Editorial Board, Florida Bar JournalN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
In re Subpoena Duces Tecum To Testify Before Grand Jury, 633 F.2d 825 (9th Cir. 1980N/A
Matter of Grand Jury Empanelled Aug. 14, 1979, 638 F.2d 1235 (3rd Cir. 1981N/A
In the Matter of Trans Union Credit Information Company, 102 F.T.C. 1109 (1983)N/A
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Publication nameTitleDate
American Bar Association Section of Antitrust Law, 2013 Review of Consumer Protection Law DevelopmentsMaryland State Consumer Protection Laws Update2013
The Florida Bar JournalEntitlement to Attorney's Fees Under FDUTPA2004
The Florida Bar JournalDamages Under FDUTPA2004
The MarylandBar JournalRebuttable Presumption of Reliance in Class Actions2003
The Florida Bar JournalFDUTPA for Civil Antitrust: Additional Conduct, Party, and Geographic Coverage2002
The Florida Bar Business Law Section Quarterly ReportFlorida and Federal Protection of Privacy in E-Commerce2001
The National Law JournalHalting Unauthorized Access to Personal Data2001
The Florida Bar JournalObtaining Relief for Deceptive Practices Under FDUTPA2001
The Florida Bar JournalThe Unclear Scope of Unconscionability in FDUTPA2000
The Florida Bar JournalThe Unexplored Territory of Unfairness in Florida's Deceptive and UnfairTrade Practices Act1999
The National Law JournalLittle FTC Act Claims Are Some Big Deal1999
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Stanford Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1976
Yale UniversityPsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1971
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Continuing Legal Education SeminarLitigation under Florida's Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act2004
Continuing Legal Education SeminarTrying and Defending a Consumer Protection Case2004
Continuing Legal Education SeminarFlorida's Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act- Current Issues in Litigation2003