David Lesser

David Lesser
Firm: Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
Address: 7 World Trade Center
250 Greenwich Street
New York, NY 10007
Phone: (212) 230-8851
Fax: (212) 230-8888
E-mail: Contact Us
Web site: http://www.wilmerhale.com

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Lawyer Profile:

David Lesser is a skilled litigator who has experience handling a wide variety of civil litigation matters in federal and state court, including extensive experience with appellate litigation. His practice focuses on financial institutions and their business, commercial disputes and defense of complex class actions. Mr. Lesser has represented a diverse group of clients, including technology companies, in cases involving appellate, securities, antitrust, RICO, FCRA, contract, and tort law, among others. He also provides regulatory counseling to financial institutions concerning consumer credit and protection. Mr. Lesser joined the firm in 2003.

Mr. Lesser received his JD from Yale Law School in 2001. Upon graduating from law school, he clerked for the Honorable Rosemary Barkett of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.

Current Employment Position(s):

Areas of Practice:
Business Trial Group
Financial Services
Appellate and Supreme Court Litigation
Financial Institutions
Bar Admissions:
New York
Yale Law School, New Haven, Connecticut, 2001

Yale University, 1999

University of Virginia, 1991

Published Works:
Supreme Court Decision Regarding Standard for “Willful” Violations of the FCRA, 2007

Representative Cases:
TransUnion (US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit)
Past Employment Positions:
The Hon. Rosemary Barkett, US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, Clerk, 2001 - 2002

West Practice Categories:
Banking & Finance Law, Bankruptcy Litigation, Class Actions, Commercial Banks, Complex Litigation, Credit Unions, Federal Appellate Practice, Federal Claims Court, Federal Trial Practice, Insurance Law, International Trade Litigation, Litigation & Appeals, Mortgages & Foreclosures, Multidistrict Litigation, Patent Litigation, State Appellate Practice, State Trial Practice, Tax Litigation, US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, US Supreme Court

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