Kelley Uustal Trial Attorney

David M. Hammer


I have learned that as an attorney, I have been given a unique opportunity to change and enhance the lives of those who need it most. They put their trust in me and I must answer.


  • Nova University School of Law (J.D.)
  • Nova University
  • University of Florida


  • Rated AV, Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Broward County Bar Association
  • Florida Bar Association
  • Florida Justice Association (Formerly Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers)
  • Broward County Justice Association

Courses taught

  • “Assessing the Automobile Negligence Claim”, Web Seminar

David’s extensive career of legal service demonstrates an unparalleled and relentless pursuit of justice for his clients. He has handled more than 2,500 cases, including a multimillion-dollar verdict for a quadriplegic injured in a phantom vehicle rollover crash; a multimillion-dollar settlement for a brain injury to an infant involved in an automobile crash; a multimillion-dollar settlement for a motorcycle crash victim resulting in permanent brain damage; a confidential settlement against a worldwide corporate defendant for a slip-and-fall incident resulting in severe spinal injuries; a confidential settlement against a school board and teacher for the abuse of Special Needs children; and a lawsuit against multiple defendants for construction defects and improper maintenance of a handicapped shower seat that led to serious and permanent injuries to an already disabled client.

David is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory—the highest rating available. He is also a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, which only includes trial lawyers who have won million and multimillion-dollar verdicts, awards, and settlements. 

David became an attorney to make a difference in people’s lives, and he has been immensely successful in his mission.


David enjoys golf, tennis, skiing, hiking and is an avid University of Florida Gators fan.

Loving and caring. I really felt it.


The Best Law Firm in the country.

M.K., Chicago lawyer

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