Profile

David advises clients in matters concerning business law, including antitrust, cooperatives, corporate governance and strategic planning.

David has:

  • Successfully obtained the dismissal of federal and state antitrust claims against the City of Naples Airport Authority, based on state action immunity in re Jet One Center, Inc.
  • Filed numerous premerger notification and report forms with the U.S. Department of Justice, Antitrust Division and the Federal Trade Commission.
  • Been a member of the Executive Committee of the Antitrust Law Section of the New York State Bar Association.
  • Taught Antitrust Law at the Syracuse University College of Law for 15 years.

The New York State Bar Association has designated David as an "Empire State Counsel" for his pro bono services.

  • Listed in:
    • Who's Who in America
    • Who's Who in American Law
  • New York State Bar Association, Past Chair, Audit Committee; Business Law Section; Former Member, Executive Committee, Antitrust Law Section; Past Vice President, Fifth Judicial District; Former Member, Executive Committee; Former Member, House of Delegates; Former Member, Executive Committee, Corporate Counsel Section; 2010 President's Pro Bono Service Award, Fifth Judicial District
  • Onondaga County Bar Association, Past President
  • New York Bar Foundation, Life Fellow

  • Past President, Legal Services of Central New York, Inc. and Legal Aid Society of Mid-New York, Inc.
  • Past President and Honorary Director, Boys & Girls Club of Syracuse
  • Past Chair of the Legal, Tax & Accounting Committee of the National Council of Farmer Cooperatives, Washington, D.C.
  • General Counsel and Rules Official, New York State Golf Association 
  • Former Director, CONTACT-Syracuse, Inc.
  • Former Director, Onondaga County Bar Foundation, Inc.
  • Former Director, New Justice Conflict Resolution Services, Inc.
  • Adjunct Professor of Law, Syracuse University College of Law, 1995-2009