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David L. Nelson

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Direct Dial (248) 355-0300
Direct Fax (248) 936-2149
Email dnelson@sommerspc.com
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Over the past 40 years, David Nelson has counseled and represented numerous individuals and businesses in contract disputes, insurance and securities fraud, antitrust class actions, multidistrict litigation, price fixing, television broadcast rights, flood victims, and interference claims. During his long and distinguished career, he has had a significant impact on behalf of his clients.

Education

  • University of Michigan Law School, Juris Doctor
    • Michigan Law Review
    • Equity Award, Assistant and Associate Editor
  • Northern Michigan University, Bachelor of Arts

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals 6th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
  • State Bar of Michigan – Master Lawyers Section
  • Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Southfield Bar Association
  • Oakland County Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Michigan Association for Justice
  • Kiwanis Club International
  • Dearborn Heights Police & Fire Board

Honors/Awards

  • AV Preeminent Lawyer – Peer Review Rating of 5.0 out of 5.0 (Martindale-Hubbell)

Seminars/Lectures

  • Damages in Securities Cases and RICO