David George Wirtes Jr is a member of the firm, Cunningham Bounds, LLC in Mobile, Alabama, working behind the scenes overseeing legal research, motion practice, and appeals. Received a B.A. degree from the University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee in 1981.
While at Sewanee, was a member of the Academic Order of Gownsmen. Then earned a J.D. degree from The Cumberland School of Law of Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama in 1985. During law school, was Articles Editor of the Adelphia Law Journal and an Associate Editor of The American Journal of Trial Advocacy.
Licensed to practice law in all state and federal courts serving Alabama and Mississippi For many years has been rated by peers in Martindale-Hubbell directory as “AV preeminent” for ethical standards and legal ability in the fields of civil litigation and appeals. Listed in Benchmark Appellate as a “Litigation Star.” Listed in The Best Lawyers in America. Listed in Super Lawyers Magazine as one of the top plaintiff attorneys in Alabama.
Frequently invited to present at Continuing Legal Education seminars. Have spoken on topics such as Defeating Unlawful Discrimination in Jury Selection, Appellate Practice, Perfecting the Appeal, HIPAA and Ex parte Contacts, Recent Updates on the Law, Electronic Discovery, Arbitration, and Immunity.