David earned his Juris Doctorate from Western State University, graduating with Scholastic Merit and has been focused in the practice of Family Law since 1999. He has represented over 1500 clients and has made thousands of court appearances on their behalf throughout Orange County, Los Angeles County, Riverside County and San Bernardino County. He regularly represents clients on matters of Legal Separation, Divorce, Child Custody, Visitation, Child Support, Spousal Support, Restraining Orders, Domestic Violence and other Family Law matters. David is also a qualified Minor’s Counsel registered in both Orange County and Los Angeles County. David is an experienced, passionate, effective and client-focused Family Law attorney who will work aggressively for you, “Because Your Family Matters.”
David has long been advocate of eliminating gender-bias against fathers in the California Family court system. David’s practice of Family Law has been primarily focused on Father’s Rights, advocating aggressively for fathers to get their fair share of time with their children.
David is a member of the bar association in Orange County, Los Angeles County, Riverside County and San Bernardino County and also serves on the State Bar of California Regional Flexcom Committee for the Family Law Section of the Orange County Bar.
Prior to his legal career, David, a Vietnam War Veteran, worked with his father in the family aerospace manufacturing business after his honorable discharge from the Army, eventually opening his own manufacturing facility, to which he dedicated the next 17 years. During this time, David completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, graduating Summa Cum Laude with honors from National University and his Juris Doctorate from Western State University College of Law.
David actively gives back to the community through his continued philanthropic support of Little League Baseball, Girl Scouts of America, Assistance League of Orange, California State Parks Foundation, Pacific Crest Trail Association, Junior League, Orangewood Children’s Home, F.A.C.E.S., C.A.S.A., and the U.S. Coast Guard. When he is not helping clients, David spends his free time with his family scuba diving, fishing and hiking. David also enjoys competitive golf and pool and is a huge fan of both collegiate and professional sports.