Areas of Practice

  • Serious Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Spinal Cord and Traumatic Brain Injuries
  • Disability Discrimination
  • Defamation Cases
  • Birth Injury / Cerebral Palsy
  • Kaiser Medical Malpractice
  • Medication Errors
  • Pharmacy Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Negligence & Elder Abuse
  • Truck, Automobile, Motorcycle and Bicycle Accidents
  • Dangerous Drugs
  • Defective Medical Devices
  • Premises Liability and Falls
  • Burns and Propane Explosions
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David's Lectures and Presentations

DATE EVENT
January 2012 "Tort & Trial Practice, 27th Annual Recent Developments"
  • Lecturer and Panel Moderator
  • Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB) California
  • Sacramento & San Francisco, California
September 2011 Kaiser Arbitrations: "New Prescriptions for the Care and Treatment of Kaiser Malpractice Claims"
  • Program Co-Chair with Michael Kelly, Esq.
  • San Francisco Trial Lawyers (SFTLA) & College of Trial Arts – Consumer Attorneys of California
  • San Francisco, California
March 2011 "Electronic Medical Records (ERM) - Why you need them; How to obtain them; How to Read them."
  • CAOC Winter Convention
  • Consumer Attorneys Of California - College of Trial Arts
  • Lake Tahoe, California
April 2010 “Kaiser Arbitrations: Even the Playing Field – What You Need to Know to Handle a Kaiser Medical Malpractice Arbitration”
  • Program Co-Chair
  • College of of Trial Arts –Consumer Attorneys of California
  • Oakland, California
April 2012 “Kaiser Medical and Nursing Protocols – How to Find Them and Use Them for Maximum Impact.”
  • Presentation
  • College of of Trial Arts – Consumer Attorneys of California
  • Oakland, California
February 2010 “12 Common Medication Error Cases Every Savvy Litigator Can Handle”
  • National Live Web Seminar
  • Consumer Attorneys Of California College of Trial Arts
  • Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles
January 2010 “Civil Litigation Practice”
  • Lecturer and Panel Moderator
  • 28th Annual Recent Developments
  • Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB) California
  • Sacramento, California
November 2009 Medicare MSP “Hidden Remedy”Private Cause of Action
  • Presentation
  • San Francisco Trial Lawyers
  • San Francisco, California
March 2009 “A Practical Lien Handbook: Formulas, Phone Numbers, and Form Letters that Every Practitioner Can Use”
  • Lien Panel Moderator, College of Trial Arts
  • CAOC Winter Convention
  • California Association of Consumer Attorneys (CAOC)
  • Lake Tahoe, California
January 2009 “Civil Litigation Practice”
  • Lecturer and Panel Moderator
  • 27th Annual Recent Developments
  • Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB) California
  • Sacramento, California
November 2008 “The Current Status of Premises Liability Law in California”
  • Panel Moderator
  • California Association of Consumer Attorneys (CAOC)
  • College of Trial Arts, CAOC Annual Convention
  • San Francisco, California
January 2008 “Civil Litigation Practice”
  • Lecturer and Panel Moderator
  • Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB) California
  • Sacramento, California
November 2007 “Ethical Consideration in the Handling of Lien Claims”
  • Lecturer
  • California Association of Consumer Attorneys (CAOC)
  • College of Trial Arts (CAOC) 46th Annual Convention1
  • San Francisco, California
August 2007 “Complex Litigation in California”
  • Lecturer
  • Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB) California
  • Sacramento, California
May 2007 “Taking on the Defense Orthopedic Expert Witness”
  • Lecturer
  • Capitol City Trial Attorneys (CCTLA) Problem Solving Clinic
  • Sacramento, California
January 2007 “Civil Litigation Practice”
  • Lecturer and Panel Moderator
  • 25th Annual Recent Developments
  • Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB) California
  • Sacramento, California
September 2006 “The Prospect of the Medicare Set Aside”
  • Lecturer
  • Annual Liens Seminar
  • San Francisco Trial Lawyers (SFTLA)
  • San Francisco, California
August 2006 “Medicare Set Asides: Are They a Real Concern in PI Cases?”
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association Liens Seminar
  • San Jose, California
March 2006 “Medicare Set Asides: A Monster at The Door”
  • Lecturer
  • California Association of Consumer Attorneys (CAOC)
  • College of Trial Arts CAOC Winter Convention
  • Lake Tahoe, California
August 2005 “Current Topics in Handling 3rd Party Claims for Recipients of Medicare and Medicaid/Medi-Cal Benefits”
  • Lecturer
  • Sacramento Consumer Attorneys (SCA) Lien Seminar
  • Sacramento, California
January 2005 “Internet Based Medical Research”
  • Lecturer
  • Problem Solving Clinic
  • Sacramento Consumer Attorneys (SCA)
  • Sacramento, California
May 2004 “Medical Evidence in California Courts: Your Guide to Effective Use”
  • Lecturer
  • National Business Institute Presentation
  • Sacramento, California
September 2003 “How to Effectively Cross Examine a Defense Medical Examiner or Adverse Treating Physician"
  • Lecturer
  • Sacramento Consumer Attorneys Luncheon
  • Sacramento, California
May 2003 “Federal Medicare Liens”
  • Lecturer
  • Capital City Trial Lawyer (CCTLA) Liens Seminar
  • Sacramento, California
February 2003 “Alternatives to the MDL”
  • Lecturer
  • ATLA Winter Conference
  • American Trial Lawyers Association (ATLA)
  • Maui, Hawaii
February 2002 “Medicare and Medicaid Liens”
  • Lecturer
  • Capital City Trial Lawyer (CCTLA) Liens Seminar
  • Sacramento, California
October 2000 “Product Liability Litigation, Advanced Course of Study”
  • Lecturer
  • Recent Developments in Product Liability Law
  • Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB) California
  • Sacramento, California
May 2000 “An Update on California Premises Liability Law”
  • Lecturer
  • Sacramento Consumer Attorneys (SCA) Luncheon
  • Sacramento, California
November 1999 “Discovery in Medical Negligence Cases: How to Obtain Hard Statistical Evidence”
  • Lecturer
  • Annual Winter Seminar
  • Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC)
  • Maui, Hawaii
November 1998 “The Assumption of Risk Defense”
  • Lecturer
  • Annual Winter Seminar
  • Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC)
  • Maui, Hawaii