David is among the attorneys at Stoll Keenon Ogden who have retired from the firm after many years of distinguished service. His successful career is testament to the strong foundation of experience that drives SKO’s Legal Horsepower™. If you require assistance with a matter relating to Tort, Trial & Insurance Services, we invite you to review our list of attorneys in this practice group, or visit our Contact Us page.
David was an Of Counsel attorney in Stoll Keenon Ogden’s Lexington office and joined the firm in 1982. He served clients through the Tort, Trial & Insurance Services practice group.
David worked with corporate and manufacturing clients and focused primarily on general tort and commercial litigation, insurance matters, product liability and workers' compensation.
His decades-long track record of success at SKO includes serving as co-counsel in litigation that resulted in his client receiving a $123 million-dollar jury verdict for property damage and lost profits on a product liability claim. He also served as co-counsel in a trial involving 16 plaintiffs who alleged permanent brain damage due to exposure to carbon monoxide. After five weeks of proceedings, the case was settled just prior to jury submission.
For his many legal accomplishments, David was AV Preeminent® Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®.
Successfully represented a manufacturing client, whose factory was destroyed by an explosion caused by a vendor’s product. The seven-week trial resulted in $122 million verdict, the single largest award of compensatory damages by a jury in Kentucky history.