Dave is a practicing legal analyst affiliated with RiskEcon® Lab. An avid student of the institutional and legal analysis of social choice and common pool resources, with a strong commitment to the study of social and environmental justice, Dave’s research focuses on law and economics at the intersection of environmental liability and corporate financial distress solvency. He is also an Attorney at Everytown for Gun Safety.
Dave received his J.D. from Fordham University School of Law, where he graduated magna cum laude, and a B.A. in History from the University of Michigan. After spending the first few years of his legal career at a major law firm focusing on complex litigation and white-collar defense, Dave is committed to employing his legal skills and trial experience to further investigate those issues most relevant to fundamental social, political and economic principles underlying the legislative and judicial process, in particular the application of text analysis and natural language processing to the social structure of case law.