David B. Rodes
Just because a trial verdict is reached, it doesn’t mean the case is closed. Parties involved may appeal the verdict if they truly believe the court or jury made the wrong decision. A skilled appellate attorney will help you file an appeal to make sure justice is fair on all counts.
Pension and benefit issues are complicated. Our ERISA attorneys have the experience and knowledge to handle large, class actions against corporations and insurers who violate their fiduciary duty to their employees or benefactors.
EDUCATION & TRAINING
University of Notre Dame, B.A. – 1981
Washington & Lee University, J.D., cum laude – 1986 | Recipient, American Jurisprudence Awards in Contracts and Evidence
Supreme Court of the United States, 2008
U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania, 1986
United States District Court for the Western District of New York, 2013
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, 1990
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, 1995
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, 1996
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, 1998
U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, 2006
MEMBERSHIPS & ASSOCIATIONS
Allegheny County, Pennsylvania and American Bar Associations, Pennsylvania Association for Justice