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Reeves MPPKJ Attorneys

Partner

David C. Reeves

Contact information dcreeves@mppkj.com

904.421.8448

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Areas of Practice

  • Class action defense
  • Complex civil litigation
  • Mediation and arbitration
  • Product liability and personal injury defense

Education

  • Wake Forest University B.A., cum laude, 1989
  • The Columbus School of Law, The Catholic University of America J.D., 1995

Admissions

  • Florida (1995)
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • Supreme Court of the United States

Since he joined the firm in 2000, David Reeves has represented plaintiffs and defendants in a variety of civil actions and arbitrations. Among his skill sets is the ability to use technology to develop back-office tools, processes and strategies that streamline complex litigation involving tens of thousands of pages of documents and thousands of witnesses.

Before law school, Mr. Reeves worked in operations at Barnett Bank Trust Company and in the legal department of the Sheet Metal Workers’ National Pension Fund. He joined the firm with experience in many areas of law, and has since represented clients in state and federal courtrooms from Miami to Pensacola on claims ranging from thousands to hundreds of millions of dollars.

Since 2010, Mr. Reeves has served as elder at Ponte Vedra Presbyterian Church, where he also writes scripts for the youth program. He supports Ponte Vedra High School athletics as treasurer for the football team and fundraiser for the boys’ lacrosse team.

Associations/ Memberships/ Distinctions

  • Jacksonville Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association, Jacksonville Chapter (President, 2009-2010)
  • American Inns of Court (Master of the Bench, Chester Bedell Inn of Court)
  • Presenter to Jacksonville Area Legal Aid (January 2012)
  • Lecturer, Florida Coastal School of Law (Fall 2006)

Awards / Recognitions

  • Spirit of Giving Pro Bono Award, Federal Bar Association, Jacksonville Chapter 2010
  • AV Preeminent rating, Martindale-Hubbell