David's practice areas include commercial litigation, arbitration, administrative law and county and municipal law. His background also includes work in public utility regulation, legislative lobbying, international trade and antitrust. David has worked on matters before federal and state trial and appellate courts, including the U.S. Court of Appeals, the Ninth and Tenth Circuit Courts of Appeal and federal courts in Utah, and before administrative agencies, including the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, the U.S. International Trade Commission, the U.S. Department of Commerce and Utah state agencies, including the Public Service Commission, Tax Commission and Department of Transportation.
Prior to joining Barney McKenna & Olmstead as a Partner, David worked as an Associate with Stoel Rives LLP, Salt Lake City, UT (2002 - 2006); Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP, Washington D.C. (2000-01); and White & Case LLP, Washington D.C., (1998-2000).
David has been a Boy Scouts leader and State Special Olympics volunteer.
Areas of Practice
- Civil Litigation
- State and Municipal Law
U.S. Court of International Trade
U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit
U.S. District Court District of Utah
Columbia Law School,
New York, New York
J.D. - 1998
Brigham Young University,
B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1995
Honors and Awards
Listed among Utah’s Legal Elite by Utah Business Magazine
Past Employment Positions
Stoel Rives LLP, Salt Lake City, UT, Associate, 2002 - 2006
Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP, Washington D.C., 2000 - 2001
White & Case LLP, Washington D.C., 1998 - 2000
Pro Bono Activities
Boy Scouts leader
State Special Olympics volunteer