David V. Dzara

  • DAVID V. DZARA

    COUNSEL

CAREER

CAREER

David is an experienced business litigator and trial attorney with a proven track record of success. David graduated from Temple University School of Law in 2003, where he served as an associate editor of the Temple International and Comparative Law Journal. Following his graduation from law school, David spent one year as a law clerk to the Honorable Jerome O. Herlihy of the Superior Court of the State of Delaware. Subsequently, he spent three years as a law clerk to the Honorable Ronald D. Castille of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, serving as assistant chief staff attorney the third year of the clerkship. In 2007, David joined Pepper Hamilton LLP as an associate in the commercial litigation practice group, where he worked until he joined Steve Harvey Law in January 2014.

PUBLICATIONS

PUBLICATIONS

“Den Norske Stats Oljeselskap As v. Heeremac Vof:  Interpreting the Foreign Trade Antitrust Improvements Act to Determine Whether ‘A Claim’ Means ‘The Claim,’” 16 Temple International and Comparative Law Journal 411 (Fall 2002).

PRO BONO & PUBLIC SERVICE

PRO BONO & PUBLIC SERVICE

David is an active member of the Philadelphia Bar Association and Temple American Inn of Court. Additionally, he serves on the Board of Directors for the Support Center for Child Advocates and Jordan Estate Homeowners Association.

AWARDS

AWARDS

2007-15 The First Judicial District of Pennsylvania’s Pro Bono Roll of Honor

2003 Robert E. Lamberton Award from Temple University School of Law

EDUCATION & CLERKSHIP

EDUCATION

B.A. 2000, magna cum laude, University of Delaware

  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Honors Program

J.D. 2003, Temple University Beasley School of Law

  • Associate Editor, Temple International and Comparative Law Journal

CLERKSHIP

2003-04 Law Clerk to Hon. Jerome O. Herlihy, Superior Court of the State of Delaware

2004-07 Assistant Chief Staff Attorney / Law Clerk to Hon. Ronald D. Castille, Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

BAR & COURT ADMISSIONS

BAR ADMISSIONS

Admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

COURT ADMISSIONS

Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

Supreme Court of New Jersey

U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania

U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey

 

EMAIL   david@steveharveylaw.com   |   PHONE  215 438 6600