David E. Dukes

Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP

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Main Street 1320
Columbia 29201 SC US

David Dukes practices in the areas of business litigation, technology litigation, pharmaceutical and medical device litigation, patent litigation, securities litigation, and coordination of national litigation. He has served as President of two national lawyer organizations. David also served as Managing Partner of the Firm for over ten years and currently serves on the Executive Committee.


  • University of South Carolina School of Law, JD, cum laude (1984)
  • Clemson University, BS, Financial Management (1981)


  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina


  • Served as national trial counsel in MDL’s in Little Rock, Arkansas; Seattle, Washington; New Orleans, Louisiana; and Charleston, South Carolina
  • Served as national trial counsel for companies in the pharmaceutical, computer, and consumer products industries
  • Tried cases in California, Pennsylvania, Colorado, Connecticut, Arkansas, West Virginia, Louisiana, Missouri, South Carolina and arbitrations in Texas and Geneva, Switzerland.

Professional Activities:

  • Advisory Board, Emory Law School Institute for Complex Litigation and Mass Claims
  • Member, International Association of Defense Counsel
  • Permanent Member, U.S. Fourth Circuit Judicial Conference
  • Fellow, American Bar Foundation
  • Member, Richland County Bar Association


  • Board of Trustees, Clemson University
  • Past Board Member, South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts Foundation
  • Past Board Member, Foundation for the South Carolina Governor’s School for Science and Mathematics
  • Past Trustee, Business Partnership Foundation, Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina


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