Partner

Summary

David is a partner in the Civil Litigation Practice at Wiedner & McAuliffe’s Chicago office.  His practice primarily includes defending employers in construction, insurance coverage, employment, medical malpractice, product liability and mass tort litigation.  David provides general counsel services to established and emerging businesses, including drafting and reviewing company policies, contract negotiation, and advising human resources on prospective and pending employment action.  David has been named a Rising Star by Super Lawyers Magazine for the years 2013-2016, a distinction awarded to less than 4% of Illinois attorneys under the age of 40.

David graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2005 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science.  He earned his Juris Doctor from Chicago-Kent College of Law in 2008.  At Chicago-Kent, David serviced as Executive Editor of the Chicago-Kent Journal of International and Comparative Law.  David was also active in the Chicago-Kent Employment Law Clinic, the South Asian Law Students Association, and the Hispanic and Latino Law Students Association.  In October 2006, David was certified as a Mediator with the Center for Conflict Resolution in Chicago.

David has served on Legal Prep Academies’ Associate Board since 2011.  Legal Prep is a first-of-its-kind high school in an underprivileged Chicago community that provide its students better facilities and technology, access to business professionals, and participation in a yearly legal-based skills program.  In his current role as the Board’s Vice President, David assists in managing various subcommittees, recruiting volunteers and donors, developing marketing strategies, and hosting fundraising events.  David and other Wiedner & McAuliffe attorneys have also played a central role in all four years of Legal Prep’s skills program by assisting their advisory classroom through mock trial, negotiations, ACT Prep and logic games curriculum and an end of year competition.

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