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Gearhiser, Peters, Elliott & Cannon PLLC
Chattanooga, TN 37402
David is a member of Chattanooga law firm of Gearhiser, Peters, Elliott & Cannon, PLLC, where he practices law in the areas of residential/commercial construction, professional liability, personal injury, insurance litigation, real estate litigation, consumer protection litigation, automotive litigation, automobile dealership litigation, and general commercial litigation. David also advises nonprofit organizations, pastors, and churches.
Education: Furman University, B.A. in Political Science, 2000; University of Memphis, Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, J.D. (cum laude), 2003
Clerkship: 2003 to 2004, David served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable David R. Farmer of the
Admissions: Tennessee; United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee; and United States Court of Appeals for Sixth Circuit.
Professional Associations: Chattanooga Bar Association; Tennessee Bar Association; American Bar Association; Justices Brock and Cooper American Inn of Court.
Professional Accomplishments: American Bar Association fellow, Tennessee Bar Association YLD fellow, President of the Tennessee Bar Association YLD (2013-2014), Board Member of Tennessee Bar Association YLD (2006-2016), Tennessee Bar Association Leadership Law (Class of '08), Recipient of Tennessee Bar Association YLD President's Special Recognition Award (2007), Tennessee Bar Association YLD's Star of the Quarter Award (2007), Tennessee Bar Association YLD's Public Service Project of the Year Award (2009), Chattanooga Bar Association YLD's Young Lawyer of the Year Award (2009), and the Tennessee Bar Association YLD's Star of the Quarter Award (2011). David has been recognized as a rising star by the super lawyers publication from 2013 to present.
3rd District Governor
Current Leadership Positions
TBA Board 3rd District Governor
TBA Board Membership Committee