David is a shareholder at Young Moore in Raleigh and focuses his practice on the healthcare and transportation industries. He educates and advises clients in matters pertaining to healthcare privacy and data security, breach notification and reporting requirements, and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) compliance. David currently serves as the Interim Associate Compliance Officer and Director of Privacy of an Academic Medical Center in North Carolina. He is recognized in the 2023 edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America in the areas of Health Care Law, Privacy and Data Security, and Transportation Law.
David’s healthcare practice includes reviewing and developing HIPAA related policies and procedures, release of information procedure manuals and authorizations, business associate agreements, and employee training materials regarding privacy and security standards. David also assists healthcare providers and other covered entities with privacy and security incident investigations, as well as to ensure compliance with state and federal breach notification and reporting requirements. David holds the Certified Healthcare Privacy Compliance designation through the Healthcare Compliance Certification Board.
In addition to his healthcare regulatory work, David maintains an active litigation practice where he advises and represents clients in state and federal court in a number of areas including trucking and transportation, products and premises liability, and business litigation.
David joined Young Moore and Henderson in 2012 after receiving his J.D. from Wake Forest University School of Law that year. While at Wake Forest, David was a member of the Moot Court Board and the Student Trial Bar Board. He was selected to represent the school as a member of both the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Team, and the National Moot Court Team. Prior to law school, David worked in sales at CDW in Chicago, IL. David earned a B.A. in History from Wake Forest University in 2007.
As a Double Deac, David is an avid Wake Forest sports fan. He is an Eagle Scout and also enjoys running, NASCAR, and spending time with his wife and four children.
Education & Bar Admissions
- J.D., Wake Forest University School of Law, 2012
- B.A., Wake Forest University, 2007
- North Carolina, 2012
- U.S. District Courts for North Carolina