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I have tried to jury verdict over 100 cases.  Our firm has earned a reputation of of trying cases to verdict and as a result we can settle many cases for top value.   When selecting an attorney ask them about their jury trial experience.




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Colley Shroyer And Abraham Co LPA

536 S High St
Columbus, OH, 43215

Practice areas


  1. Medical Malpractice: 90%
    28 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Personal Injury: 10%



Contingent (33-40%)

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    I endorse this lawyer. David is an outstanding trial attorney. His knowledge, experience and work ethic are outstanding assets for his clients to have on their side.


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Attorney of the Year AwardUnited States Attorney Southern District of Ohio1988
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Adjunct ProfessorCapital University Law School1986 - Present
Assistant US AtorrneyUnited States Attorny1982 - 1989
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Board of Trial AdvocatesPast President1995 - Present
Ohio Association for JusticeMember1989 - Present
Ohio Academy of Trial Lawyers,Negligence Law SubcommitteeMember1989 - Present
Franklin County Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1989 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Watson v cahill8,600,000 jury verdict
Swain v Ohio State University Medical Center$9,300,000 Settlement
Harmon v Mt Carmel$3,200,000 Jury Verdict
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Publication nameTitleDate
Text Book for Law StudentsMastering the Principles of Trial Advocacy2014
LuluCharacter Education through the Lost Art of Story Telling2006
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Capital University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1980
Ohio State University, ColumbusN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1977
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Park City Utah conference for Ohio AttorneysMedical Malpractice2014
How to conduct a Direct ExaminationDirect Examination2014
How to Conduct a Cross ExaminationCross Examination2013
Jury Trial DemonstrationMaster In Trial2012