David has many reported decisions over the years covering wide and varied areas of law. Some of his more notable cases include:
Nichols v. Keyzer, 2000 CarswellOnt 4284 (medical malpractice)
Kakish v. Bruce, (2004) 71 O.R. (3d) 483 (MVA/insurance)
Futerman v. Futerman, 2009 CarswellOnt 1982 (estate litigation)
Durakovic v. Guzman, 2016 ONSC 3655 (jurisdiction/venue for examination for discovery)
Durakovic v. Guzman, March 10, 2017 (Matheson, J. – appeal)
David is a member of the Advocate Society, the Canadian Bar Association, the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association, the Medico-Legal Society of Toronto and the Toronto Lawyers Association.
David obtained a B.Sc. in 1989 from York University and his Juris Doctor (J.D.) in 1994 from Osgoode Hall Law School. He has practiced at Futerman Partners LLP since his call to the Bar in 1996. He became a partner in 2002. David’s practice focuses on civil litigation and insurance law with a particular emphasis on serious traumatic personal injury litigation, medical malpractice cases and statutory accident benefit claims. David regularly appears before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice on behalf of injured clients and their families. He has also appeared before Ontario’s Divisional Court and Court of Appeal, the Financial Services Commission, the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board Appeals Tribunal and the Criminal Injuries Compensation Board. Given his expertise, David is frequently consulted by lawyers on personal injury and other litigation matters.