David L. Bearman is a shareholder in the Memphis office and a member of the Business Litigation Group. He is a Rule 31 Listed General Civil Mediator. Mr. Bearman serves on the Firm's Diversity Committee and on the Recruiting Committee for the Memphis office.
Mr. Bearman has extensive litigation experience in both state and federal courts, and has represented clients in matters involving a wide variety of legal issues including interstate water rights, business and contract disputes, defamation, negligence, First Amendment rights, Tennessee Consumer Protection Act, intentional torts, wrongful death, premises liability, property damage and personal injury. He has significant experience representing governmental entities and businesses in complex matters.
Mr. Bearman is a strong proponent of public service and pro bono legal services. In 2010, he was recognized by the Firm as Pro Bono Attorney of the Year in the Memphis office.