David Obrand is an associate in the firm's San Diego office, where he is a member of the Litigation Practice Group.
Mr. Obrand has extensive experience in assisting clients in all aspects of civil defense litigation. Prior to joining the firm, he worked at mid-size firms in Orange County and Los Angeles with a focus on professional liability and medical malpractice defense, as well as defending public entities in government tort claims. He has taken and defended numerous depositions, drafted and argued successful motions, and negotiated favorable settlements for his clients. A point of pride in his practice is his attention to detail while maintaining efficiency and focus on the larger context of each client's matter.
Mr. Obrand also previously served as a law student extern in the United States District Court of Tucson, Arizona for the Honorable Cindy K. Jorgenson and was a volunteer attorney in the office of Legal Services for the Orange County Department of Education.
He earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Arizona – James E. Rogers College of Law in 2013, where he was the recipient of multiple scholarships including the Dean's Merit Scholarship and the Fennemore Craig/Cal Udall Scholarship for Promoting Diversity. While in law school, Mr. Obrand made the Dean's List multiple semesters and was a member of the first place team for the inaugural American College of Bankruptcy – Ninth Circuit Bankruptcy Negotiation Competition held at USC. He also holds a B.A. in History from the University of California, Los Angeles.
Mr. Obrand is admitted to all courts in the State of California and the United States District Court, Central District of California. He is also a member of the Association of Latino Professionals for America, Hispanic Bar Association, and Wooden Athletic Fund.