David P. Bender, Jr. is a partner in the Litigation Practice Group in the Dallas office of Haynes and Boone. His practice focuses on recovering his clients losses from their insurance companies and third parties who contributed to the loss and/or the third parties insurance companies.
David has represented policyholders in international arbitration forums as well as European organizations in U.S.-based insurance coverage disputes. He has also represented numerous private and public entities in coverage disputes against insurance carriers and joint powers agencies. David has recovered losses sustained by his clients as a result of environmental contamination, property damage and business interruption, embezzlement, employment claims, construction defect and class actions. His clients include hospitality companies, manufacturers, transportation companies, colleges and universities, hospitals, tax exempt entities, municipalities and special districts such as port, airport and Affordable Housing Authorities. David is a frequent presenter at Association of Corporate Counsel Chapters on insurance and risk management issues as well as the ACC Value Challenge.
EducationJ.D., Southwestern Law School, 1985
B.A., University of Notre Dame, 1978
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