David is originally from Mobile, and was admitted to the Alabama State Bar in 2014. He earned his J.D. from the University of Alabama School of Law where he was Managing Editor of the Alabama Civil Rights & Civil Liberties Law Review. Prior to law school, he graduated summa cum laude with degrees in Political Science and Spanish from the University of Alabama, where he was a member of the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society.
After law school, David worked in Washington. D.C. as an attorney for Senator Jeff Sessions of Alabama on the Senate Judiciary Committee, Subcommittee on Immigration and the National Interest. Prior to moving back to Mobile, he worked at U.S. Coast Guard Headquarters in Washington, in support of the Acquisition Directorate.
In addition to his legal practice, David is also a United States Customs Broker, licensed by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Department of Homeland Security. David understands the unique challenges and issues facing importers and freight forwarders, and he is well-acquainted with the Harmonized Tariff Schedule, Title 19 of the United States Code, and its applicable regulations.
The U.S.-China Trade Dispute – How Affected Businesses Can Seek Tariff Exclusions to Minimize Impact , Business Signals, Amrbrecht Jackson LLP, Summer 2019