Dave was extremely professional but more importantly I was treated as a person not a case. He always returned calls and emails in a very timely manner. I would definitely recommend Dave to help with legal needs! -Jennifer S.

As someone who never had a lawyer, David made everything as simple as possible. He is very easy to communicate with and provides all the answers and support you will ever need. If I ever need a lawyer again, David will be my first choice to contact. -Andrew

I was falsely accused of something and had an order filed against me. Ben represented me during court and successfully had the order dismissed. He also went above and beyond to make sure it would not show up on my record. – Brittany.

David Weissman

As someone who never had a lawyer, David made everything as simple as possible. He is very easy to communicate with and provides all the answers and support you will ever need. -Andrew
David was on top of our case from day one and completely handled our case with all the burden and stress taken off of us. He was there all the time and was available 24/7 for any questions we may have for him. -Skip
I would only Trust David Weissman. We our so grateful we found David Weissman!. David was amazing to work with and put us at ease at every opportunity, during a very stressful time. I can’t imagine working with anyone better! -Lisa

Experienced Nashville Personal Injury and Social Security Disability Lawyer

David has devoted his practice to fighting for the rights of the injured and aggrieved, representing individuals in personal injurysocial security disability. A battle-tested litigator, he has tried more than 100 cases to verdict. Thanks to his legal prowess, work ethic, organization and passion for his clients, he has established an exceptional track record of success.

A native of South Florida, David grew up fishing, boating, playing sports and spending entirely too much time in the sun. He attended Florida State University and graduated from the Florida State University College of Law in 1989.

David ran his own firm in South Florida for almost 20 years. During this time, he was instrumental in growing the firm from a two-attorney shop into a firm with two offices, 11 attorneys and a 50-member support staff.

In 2008, David and his family relocated to Tennessee and he was hired by John Hollins, Sr., to run the civil litigation & personal injury practice. David is honored to be a partner at a firm committed to providing clients the best representation available. He firmly believes his clients deserve nothing less.

David has become passionate about eliminating texting and driving. As a result, he along with the support of his law firm decided to offer scholarship to the student who did the most to encourage others to stop this deadly practice.

Over the course of his career, David has earned accolades that reflect his commitment to excellence. He is AV rated by Martindale Hubble (the highest rating a lawyer can achieve) and has been a longtime member of Best Lawyers in America. Additional accomplishments are listed below.

Honors and Awards

  • Best Lawyers in America
  • Martindale-Hubbell (Highest Rating: AV)
  • National Trial Lawyers – Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • Law and Leading American Attorneys
  • Florida Bar Board Certified
  • Selected to Tennessee Super Lawyers

Published Works

Florida Worker’s Compensation Manual, Contributing Author

Professional Associations and Memberships

 

Representative Personal Injury Cases

  • Dramis v. Palm Beach County School Board, 928 So.2d 346 (1st District Court of Appeals Florida 2002)(plaintiff entitled to lost wages based on testimony of doctor even though outside managed care arrangement)
  • Yellow Cab v. Landin, 780 So.2d 296 (1st District Court of Appeals Florida 2001)(plaintiff entitled to disability if employer fails to provide appropriate work)

 

Cases/Seminars Taught

  • Adjunct Professor, Florida State University College of Law, Workers Compensation, 2003, 2003 – Present
  • Frequent lecturer- personal injury, workers compensation and social security disability for the Nashville Bar Association, Florida Bar Association, Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers and Professional Education Specialists

 

Education

  • J.D., Florida State University College of Law, Tallahassee, Florida, 1989

 

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice

  • Tennessee
  • Florida
  • Utah
  • United States District Court Middle District of Tennessee
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court District of Utah

Award Winning Personal Injury Attorney