David focuses his practice on general and professional liability. He spends a significant amount of time defending businesses and professionals in civil suits, including attorneys. He also speaks to groups including insurers, law schools, and organized professional associations about claim avoidance and mitigation.
In his seventeen years of practice, David has tried numerous cases throughout South Carolina in the circuit and federal courts. He has an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell and is a member of the International Association of Defense Counsel. David is a former member of the South Carolina State Bar Ethics Advisory Committee and a present member of the Judicial Qualifications Committee, which evaluates all candidates seeking state court judiciary positions. David is also a certified Circuit Court Arbitrator.
David has represented attorneys and other professionals in various high profile suits. He also represents parties in licensure and regulatory proceedings. David is an active member of both the South Carolina and Georgia bars.
Representation of professionals including
attorneys, accountants, real estate professionals,
and others in complex malpractice cases.
Representing both Fortune 500
companies and small businesses.
Insurance coverage is often a
large component of civil actions.
Experienced in helping client's steer clear
of the problem scenarios as well as real
guidance when conflicts emerge.
Experienced in all types of litigation including accidents,
defective products, real estate disputes, wills and estates, homeowner's associations and many others.
Earhart Overstreet handles all aspects of employment disputes, including wrongful termination, discrimination, and related claims.