David Helmick is a partner in Waldrep, Mullin & Callahan, LLC. He concentrates his practice in civil litigation including business disputes, personal injury claims, government defense, insurance and employment disputes, health care and intellectual property matters.
David represents individuals, businesses, elected officials, and government employees as plaintiff and defense counsel.
David is also an experienced criminal law practitioner. He maintains a focus in criminal defense and matters involving a criminal element, such as claims against businesses for false imprisonment and wrongful prosecution.
He has obtained numerous successful outcomes in state and federal criminal defense matters, including representing members of the military and civilians charged with committing offenses at Ft. Benning, Georgia.
rior to joining Waldrep, Mullin & Callahan, David was an Assistant District Attorney in the Muscogee County D.A.’s Office for eight years where he prosecuted major felonies including murders, armed robberies, and complex thefts.
As a felony prosecutor he successfully prosecuted a large number of jury trials as lead counsel, argued twice successfully in the Georgia Supreme Court, and represented the prosecution in eleven reported appellate opinions and several capital appeals.