David Merryman was born in Portland and raised in Tigard. He graduated Tigard High School and Lewis & Clark college before moving out of state for law school. After spending a few years practicing in the commercial litigation group of a large, international Dallas law firm, Mr. Merryman and his wife moved back to Portland to raise their children in the Northwest.
Now an associate at Gordon & Rees, Mr. Merryman has broad litigation experience including product liability, torts, toxic torts, employment, and commercial disputes. Mr. Merryman has represented a diverse clientele, including companies at all levels of the Fortune 500, small and mid-size business, individuals, schools, and government entities. He has helped his clients throughout the litigation process, including pre-litigation dispute resolution, motion practice, discovery, arbitration, mediation, and trial.