David Mader is a partner in Quinn Emanuel’s New York office. His practice focuses on high-stakes complex commercial disputes, and he has represented clients in litigation involving financial markets and instruments, corporate takeovers, energy and resource delivery contracts, and trade secret misappropriation. David is also a member of the firm’s Appellate Practice, and has represented clients in appeals relating to environmental response and cleanup actions, oil and gas exploration, and other complex commercial matters.
Prior to joining the firm, David served as a law clerk to then-Chief Judge Dennis Jacobs of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and to Judge T.S. Ellis III of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. He received a Bachelor of Arts, with first class honours, from McGill University, and a J.D., with high honors, from the University of Texas, where he was an articles editor of the Law Review.