David M. Pierangeli
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  • Attorney

Location:

Grand Rapids, MI

Phone:

Fax:

616-977-9201

Email:

DAVID M. PIERANGELI is a 1996 cum laude graduate of the University of Toledo College of Law. He is a member of the Grand Rapids Bar Association, American Bar Association, Michigan Defense Trial Counsel, and the Appellate Practice Section of the Michigan Bar Association. He is currently licensed to practice in all courts for the State of Michigan, as well as the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan.

He has argued several cases in the Michigan Court of Appeals and the Michigan Supreme Court, including the published decisions of Haaksma v. City of Grand Rapids, 247 Mich App 44; 634NW2d 390 (2001); In Re Estate of Shields, 254 Mich App 387; 656NW2d 853 (2002); Roberts v Farmers Ins Exchange, 275 Mich App 58; 737 NW2d 332 (2007); Neal v. Wilkes, 470 Mich 661; 685 NW2d 648 (2004), and Gividen v. Bristol W. Ins. Co., 305 Mich App 639; 854 NW2d 200 (2014).

Areas of Practice

  • Appellate Practice
  • Asbestos-Related Litigation
  • Automobile Negligence
  • Civil Rights
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Employment
  • First-Party No-Fault Matters
  • Premises and Products Liability
  • Research and Writing

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan, 1996
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Michigan

Education

  • University of Toledo College of Law, Toledo, Ohio
    • Honors: cum laude
  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

    Representative Cases

    • Haaksma v. City of Grand Rapids, 247 Mich. App. 44; 634N.W.2d 390, 2001
    • In Re Estate of Shield, 254 Mich. App. 387; 656N.W.2d 853, 2002
    • Roberts v. Farmers Ins. Exchange, 275 Mich. App. 58; 737 N.W.2d 332, 2007, Michigan Appeals
    • Neal v. Wilkes, 470 Mich. 661; 685 N.W.2d 648, 2004, Michigan Supreme Court
    • Gividen v. Bristol W. Ins. Co., 305 Mich App 639; 854 NW2d 200, 2014

    Professional Associations and Memberships

    • Grand Rapids Bar Association, Appellate Practice Section, Member
    • Michigan Bar Association, Member
    • Grand Rapids Bar Association, Member
    • American Bar Association, Member
    • Michigan Bar Association, Appellate Practice Section

    Pro Bono Activities

    • Rockford Ambulance, Inc., Board of Trustees, 2014 to Present
    • Kent County Enhanced Access Board, Representative, 2007 to Present
    • Michigan Defense Trial Counsel, Member
    • Grand Rapids Planning Commissioner, 2011 to 2014
    • Grand Rapids Township, Board of Trustees, 2015 to Present