David Daneman, Of Counsel

Mr. Daneman is a member of Whiteford’s Business Litigation and Personal Injury Litigation Sections. His current practice focuses on personal injury litigation matters (auto accident, premises liability, and medical malpractice claims), professional negligence claims, construction issues, environmental matters and products liability claims.

Throughout his career, he has represented hundreds of individuals who have suffered injuries caused by auto accidents and medical negligence. He has recovered tens of millions of dollars for his clients and has tried cases in Maryland, the District of Columbia, Pennsylvania, Virginia & New York.

The decades of providing representation to individuals, large national and small regional financial institutions, as well as many area businesses with their commercial litigation, loan/debt workout and business matters, has provided Mr. Daneman with substantial trial and appellate experience at all levels of the state and federal courts in Maryland and the District of Columbia.


  • University of Baltimore School of Law, 1989, J.D.
  • Franklin and Marshall College, 1986, B.S.

Bar Admission

  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court: District of Columbia
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court: District of Maryland
  • U.S. District Court: District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court: District of Maryland

Legal & Firm News

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In the realm of health care, patient safety is paramount. Yet, despite most providers making their best efforts to avoid medical errors and other types of malpractice, they still occur, often leaving behind devastating consequences. Unfortunately, these incidents happen more often than most of us would like to believe. Medical malpractice and mistakes are now […]

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Who Investigates Nursing Home Abuse?

When you make the decision to place a loved one in a nursing home facility, you expect them to be treated with respect and dignity. Unfortunately, nursing home abuse is a prevalent problem in Kentucky and around the United States. Unfortunately, we have seen many heartbreaking cases of nursing home abuse from our clients at […]

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Can Soft Tissue Damage Be Permanent?

Soft tissue injuries can happen to anyone, no matter their age or physical activity level. While they can be caused by a variety of factors, such as sudden twisting forces and overuse, direct blunt trauma from an accident is the most concerning. Can soft tissue damage be permanent? When the tissue is damaged, it can […]

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