David is a Member in Stoll Keenon Ogden's Lexington office, and has been with the firm since 1975. He is a member of the Business Services Practice where he serves as Chair of the Health Care Practice and also focuses on Mergers & Acquisitions. David concentrates his practice in corporate law, business acquisitions, Uniform Commercial Code matters and healthcare law.
David is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, is listed in The Best Lawyers in America®, recognized by Chambers USA and is honored as a Kentucky Super Lawyer. In addition, he was named "Lexington Best Lawyers Corporate Lawyer of the Year" for 2009 and "Lexington Best Lawyers Mergers and Acquisitions Lawyer of the Year" for 2011. David has made seminar presentations and written about a number of business law topics. He was also part of the Kentucky Bar Association Joint Subcommittee on Limited Liability Company Legislation and the Kentucky Bar Association Committee to draft Chapter 271B (business corporations).
David is a member of the Fayette County, Kentucky and American Bar Associations. He is a past chair of the Business Law Section of the Kentucky Bar Association. He has also served as Chair or Co-Chair of the UK/CLE Biennial Business Association Law Institute since its inception. To give back to the community, David has provided free legal services to not-for-profit organizations. Married with four children, he enjoys playing golf in his spare time.