Troutman Sanders LLP
David has more than 30 years of trial and appellate practice experience primarily focused on business, securities and insolvency-related litigation. He has represented clients in federal and state courts across the country in a broad array of commercial disputes, including cases involving allegations of fraud, breach of fiduciary duty and other business torts. He regularly represents public companies and privately held businesses in disputes arising out of mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, securities offerings and financing transactions.
David has also represented clients in litigation and other disputes in commercial bankruptcy cases and other insolvency proceeding. He has served as lead counsel for court appointed receivers in enforcement actions filed by the SEC, FTC and CFTC, usually in connection with a large investment scheme or other fraud.
He also represents boards of directors, as well as special committees and individual directors and officers, in corporate governance and related issues. David has substantial experience in planning and performing internal investigations into alleged corporate or employee misconduct, ranging from financial fraud to sexual harassment.