Primary Focus & Experience

David’s practice focuses on land use and environmental law for projects throughout the state of Washington, including zoning analysis, entitlements, and permitting issues. David brings experience in both government and litigation to his work. Prior to joining McCullough Hill PLLC, he served as a senior legislative counsel in the United States Senate, where he drafted and analyzed environmental and economic legislation and coordinated with a wide variety of local and national interest groups. Before working in the Senate, David developed his legal writing and analysis abilities as a law clerk to federal district and appellate judges.


  • Harvard Law School, J.D. cum laude
    • Harvard Environmental Law Review, Senior Editor
    • Harvard Legal Aid Bureau, Student Attorney
  • Yale University, B.A., History