Abel, David P.

300 Arboretum PlaceSuite 420Richmond, VA 23236

Updated: 12/15/2015


David Abel concentrates his practice on the defense of insurance companies and their insureds.  Mr. Abel represents clients in a wide range of disputes involving insurance coverage and liability.  Before attending law school, Mr. Abel had worked in management for two of the five largest U.S. banks.  Mr. Abel brings a valuable blend of experience and practical understanding to bear on complex litigation and legal matters.  He works collaboratively with clients to develop...


Office Info

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Associate

Practice Areas

  • Professional Malpractice Liability Defense
  • Arson and Fire Cases
  • Automobile Accidents
  • Automobile Dealerships
  • Bad Faith Defense
  • Business and Commercial Law
  • Construction Defect Litigation
  • Defense Against Fraud
  • Federal and State Litigation
  • First and Third Party Coverage
  • Insurance Defense
  • Personal Injury Defense
  • Premises Liability Defense
  • Product Liability Defense
  • Professional Liability Defense
  • Property Insurance Defense
  • Subrogation
  • Trucking and Transportation


Bar Admissions

  • Virginia, 2013
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Virginia

Other Affiliations

  • Virginia State Bar (Member)
  • Richmond Bar Association (Member)


  • University of North Carolina School of Law, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 2013
    Honors: Graduate and Professional Honor Court - Attorney General counsel
    Honors: Moot Court - Negotiations Team National Finalist
    Honors: Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity-Chief Justice
    Honors: Recipient: Gressman-Pollitt Award for outstanding oral advocacy
  • Longwood College, Farmville, Virginia, 1999
    Honors: Business Administration

Office Information


300 Arboretum PlaceSuite 420Richmond, VA 23236


  • 804-560-5997


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