David focuses his practice on commercial litigation. He has represented businesses and professionals in a variety of civil and commercial disputes, including breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, fraud foreclosures, and receiverships. He has also defended corporate clients in cases involving products liability and professional liability. His experience includes deposing witnesses, drafting discovery and settlement agreements, motion practice, and attending and participating in court hearings and trials.
He also has an international trade compliance practice. David counsels on compliance with Customs regulations, leveraging his undergraduate education in supply chain and operations management. He regularly counsels on tariff mitigation and compliance with regulatory requirements including issues of classification, country of origin, marking rules, and prohibitions on forced labor in the supply chain. His practice also includes export control and sanctions compliance counseling and licensing involving the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), and the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) sanctions regulations. David assists in pre-acquisition international trade compliance due diligence reviews of target companies and conducts internal investigations of suspected violations.
- U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
- U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
- U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
- U.S. Court of International Trade
- Cleveland-Marshall College of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2016)
- Miami University, Farmer School of Business (B.S., 2013)
- Business, Supply Chain and Operations Management
Areas of Practice
- International Dispute Resolution
- International Trade and Regulatory Compliance