DAVID WALLACE

David is a high-powered trial advocate and litigator who for years has consistently been nationally ranked by clients and peers among the best in the business. He guides individuals and companies clear of legal trouble, leads them to safer courses of action, helps reduce the likelihood of litigation, positions them to tell a better story when it does arise, and gets them out of legal trouble quickly.

LOCATION: New York, NY

LICENSED TO PRACTICE IN: New York, 1988 S.D.N.Y., 1992 E.D.N.Y, 1999 Fifth Circuit, 2002 D.C. Circuit, 2009 First Circuit, 2016 Fourth Circuit, 2016

CURRENT FIRM: Wallace Law pllc

PRIOR FIRM(S): Chadbourne & Parke  |  Herbert Smith Freehills

LAW SCHOOL: Georgetown University

ADVANCED DEGREES: J.D.

HONORS AND AWARDS: "National Star in Products Liability Litigation" (Benchmark Litigation); "High caliber, with a likeability factor that is invaluable in front of a jury (The Legal 500)

PRACTICE AREA(S):

Litigation and Dispute Resolution

(Commercial/Contract Disputes, Product Liability)

Labor and Employment

(Harassment, Discrimination and Retaliation, Restrictive Covenants (Confidentiality, Non-competition and Non-solicitation))

INDUSTRY: Financial Services, Food, Textile, Tobacco

NOTABLE ROLES/EXPERIENCE: National trial advocate for one of the country's largest tobacco companies in a host of high-stakes product liability actions in federal and state courts around the country, including New York, New Hampshire, Florida, Connecticut, Louisiana, Massachusetts


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