David J. Ward

Senior Attorney
David is a member of the firm’s Complex Litigation group.
David J. Ward, Associate Arent Fox LLP

David represents clients in federal and state courts and before arbitration panels. He has handled all aspects of complex litigation matters, from discovery through trial, and routinely prepares witnesses for depositions and drafts pleadings, motions, and briefs. David also has experience conducting internal investigations in cases involving fraud, bribery, and corruption.

Previous Work

David has served as both in-house and outside general counsel. Prior to joining the firm, David was general counsel to a national mortgage lender for six years. He was also a litigation associate at the New York offices of two Am Law 200 firms.

Publications, Presentations & Recognitions


  • Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch, Best Lawyers (2024)
  • Bar & Court Admissions
    • New York Bar
    • Connecticut Bar
    • Massachusetts Bar
  • Education
    University of Michigan Law School, JD, 2004
    University of Virginia, BA, 2001