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David primarily represents injured workers throughout Alabama in workers’ compensation cases and on the job accidents.
David has been a member in good standing with the Alabama State Bar since 2002. David received his undergraduate degree in pre-law from the University of Alabama in 1998. He then graduated from Jones School of Law in 2002. David served as law clerk to the Honorable Tom King, Jr., Circuit Court, Jefferson County, Alabama in 2003.
David has earned an AV Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell’s peer-review rating in civil practice, personal injury and workers’ compensation. An AV Preeminent rating is Martindale’s highest possible peer review rating. Peer review ratings attest to a lawyer’s legal ability and professional ethics and reflect the confidential opinions of members of the bar and judiciary.
In 2023, David was inducted as a Fellow into the College of Workers’ Compensation Lawyers. The College of Workers’ Compensation Lawyers is an organization that honors workers’ compensation plaintiff’s attorneys, defense attorneys, professors, and judges nationwide. Fellows are recognized as distinguished members of the workers’ compensation legal community. David was selected as a Super Lawyer 2013 – 2022 by Super Lawyers Magazine. He was previously recognized as a Super Lawyer Rising Star in 2010 – 2012. David was chosen by Birmingham Magazine as a Top Attorney in 2012 – 2016. David was selected by B-Metro magazine as a Top Attorney 2016-2021 and as a Rising Star Attorney in 2014. He was selected by BHM BIZ as a Top Lawyer in 2016. David received Avvo’s Clients’ Choice Award in 2012, 2014-2019 and was an Avvo Featured Attorney (Workers’ Compensation) for 2013.
David serves as the Secretary for the Workers' Injury Law and Advocacy Group (WILG). WILG is the national non-profit membership organization dedicated to representing the interests of millions of workers and their families who, each year, suffer the consequences of workplace injuries and 2018, David received the President's Award from WILG which is presented to individuals who go above and beyond the call of duty in service to WILG. In 2016, David was chosen as a Rising Star by WILG.
David serves on the Board of Directors of the Alabama Association for Justice (ALAJ) and is a Sustaining Member of ALAJ. David is past chairman of the ALAJ Workers’ Compensation Section. David is a past member of the Board of Directors of the Alabama Civil Justice Foundation (ACJF) and is a member of the Advocates of Justice Society for ACJF. He is a member of the Alabama State Bar’s Workers’ Compensation Section.
David is past Chair of the Birmingham Bar Association’s Workers’ Compensation Section. David is a past member of the Birmingham Bar Association Executive Committee and currently Co-Chairs the Fee Arbitration Committee. He is past chairman of the Fee Arbitration Committee and Member Services Committee (two times). David served on the Executive Committee of the Young Lawyers Section for multiple terms.
David is the Immediate Past Chairman of the Board of Directors for Heart Gallery Alabama and Chairs the Trustee Board for Zeta Beta Tau Fraternity at the University of Alabama.
While at the University of Alabama, David was inducted into Jasons Men’s Honorary, Omicron Delta Kappa, Anderson Society, Blue Key National Fraternity and Order of Omega, serving as Vice-President. David served as President of the Interfraternity Council. David was a member of the Dean’s List, Capstone Men and Women and Zeta Beta Tau, College of Honors.