David Weissman

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Nashville, TN

Raybin & Weissman, P.C.
 | 424 Church Street, Suite 2120
Nashville, TN 37219
Phone: 615-256-6666
Fax: 615-254-4254
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2014, 2016 - 2019
Licensed Since: 2008
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (80%),
  • Social Security Disability (20%)
Attorney Profile

David Weissman is the partner in charge of civil litigation at the Nashville, Tennessee, law firm Raybin & Weissman, P.C. Mr. Weissman primarily represents clients who have suffered personal injuries, need assistance with Social Security Disability claims, or are involved in insurance or contract disputes. He also represents clients with civil rights claims. An experienced litigator, Mr. Weissman has amassed an impressive case record trying in excess of 100 cases to verdict. Before joining the firm in 2008, he ran a successful law firm in South Florida for nearly 20 years, helping to facilitate its growth from a two-person firm into one spanning two offices and featuring a support staff of more than 50 legal professionals.

Mr. Weissman earned his J.D. in 1989 at the Florida State University College of Law. He possesses certification from The Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization and Education and is a frequent speaker for the Nashville Bar Association and other professional organizations. In addition, he holds membership in the Tennessee Association for Justice, the Nashville Bar Association, the Tennessee Bar Association, the American Association for Justice, the National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives, the American Bar Association and the American Inns of Court. Mr. Weissman also belongs to numerous professional organizations in Utah and Florida.

Mr. Weissman is admitted to practice in Tennessee, Florida and Utah and before the U.S. District Courts for the Middle District of Tennessee, the Southern District of Florida and the District of Utah. Among his numerous honors, he is listed in Best Lawyers in America* and is a member of The National Trial Lawyers' invitation-only Top 100 Trial Lawyers honor society, and Martindale-Hubbell has awarded him its AV-Preeminent** peer-reviewed rating.

*AV-Preeminent and BV-Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Personal Injury - General (80%): Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Social Security Disability (20%)

Focus Areas

Animal Bites, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 6 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2013 - 2014, 2016 - 2019

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About David Weissman

Admitted: 2008, Tennessee

Professional Webpage: http://www.hollinslegal.com/attorneys/david-weissman/

Honors/Awards:

  • Law and Leading American Attorneys
  • National Trial Lawyers – Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • Martindale-Hubbell (Highest Rating: AV)
  • Best Lawyers in America

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Florida Bar Board Certified

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • U.S. District Court District of Utah
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Tennessee
  • Utah
  • Florida
  • Tennessee
  • Member, Palm Beach County Trial Lawyers Association, Board of Directors 1997 - 1998
  • Florida Workers' Advocates
  • Eagle Member, Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers
  • Member, Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers, Membership Committee
  • Palm Beach County Bar Association
  • Salt Lake City Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Florida State Bar Association, Workers Compensation Rules Committee, 1995 - 1996
  • Member, Florida State Bar Association, Workers' Compensation Executive Council, 1995 - 2004
  • Utah State Bar Association
  • National Organization of Social Security Claimant's Representatives
  • American Association for Justice
  • American Inns of Court
  • Tennessee State Bar Association
  • Nashville Bar Association
  • Tennessee Association for Justice

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Frequent Lecturer, Personal Injury, Workers Compensation and Social Security Disability for the Nashville Bar Association, Florida Bar Association, Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers and Professional Education Specialists
  • Adjunct Professor, Florida State University College of Law, Workers Compensation, 2003 - Present
  • Contributing Author, Florida Worker's Compensation Manual

Representative Clients:

  • Yellow Cab v. Landin, 780 So.2d 296, 1st District Court of Appeals Florida, 2001
  • Dramis v. Palm Beach County School Board, 928 So.2d 346, 1st District Court of Appeals Florida, 2002
Office Location for David Weissman

424 Church Street
Suite 2120
Nashville, TN 37219

Phone: 615-256-6666

Fax: 615-254-4254

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Last Updated: 6/21/2019

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