David Oxamendi is a Senior Counsel in the New York office. His practice focuses on complex commercial litigation matters, with particular emphasis on consumer and industrial product liability and mass torts, construction litigation, contract disputes, enforcing employment and non-compete agreements, and insurance coverage. He has extensive experience in all phases of civil litigation from depositions to appeals, including appearing before appellate courts and serving as trial counsel in courts throughout New York State.
Prior to joining Gordon & Rees, Mr. Oxamendi was of counsel at another New York law firm where he served as coordinating counsel for a product equipment manufacturer, supervising local counsel in various states and executing litigation strategy. He also previously served as the head of the insurance defense division of a firm, serving as risk management to counsel to insurance companies and self-insured corporations, and participated in prosecuting and defending actions involving national securities firms and their brokers in arbitrations.
U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
Member, Hispanic National Bar Association (“HNBA”) and Committee Member of Cuba Project and Litigation Committees
Member, Hispanic Bar Association of New Jersey
Member, LGBT Bar Association of Greater New York (LeGaL)
Member, New York City Bar Association
Board Member, Cuban American Alliance for Leadership & Education