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David A. Warrington

2318 Mill Road
Suite 1100
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
Phone:  703.647.5926
Fax:  703.647.5966


Mr. Warrington’s litigation practice focuses on representing clients in both state and federal courts where he has litigated cases involving a broad range of matters including: real estate, copyrights, misappropriation of trade secrets, non-compete non-disclosure agreements, professional malpractice, civil conspiracy, partnership dissolution, finance, as well as other complex commercial cases. He has also represented clients before state occupational and licensing authorities, and other state and federal agencies.

In addition to his litigation practice, Mr. Warrington represents a number of non-profit groups with regards to general business matters as well as fundraising reporting requirements and filings in the fifty states. He also represents federal candidates and their campaign organizations in a number of matters.

Prior to his legal career, Mr. Warrington was the President of real estate appraisal, investment and consulting firm for more than ten years. He has lectured on appraisal guidelines and federal regulations relating to federally backed mortgage transactions, underwriting, liability, and appraisal issues. Mr. Warrington is a Certified Residential Appraiser in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Mr. Warrington is also a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. As an infantry Marine, he served in various units specializing in Naval Nuclear Weapons Security and Anti-Terrorism from 1985 to 1990. He was a member of the elite MSG Battalion serving at the U.S. Embassies in Tel Aviv, Israel and N’Djamena, Chad where he was the Assistant Detachment Commander. Mr. Warrington was also a member of the 10th Counter-Intelligence Team (reserves) and returned to active duty for Operation Desert Storm in 1991.

Legal Experience

  • LeClairRyan, Alexandria, Virginia, May 2011 – Present
  • Fiske & Harvey PLLC, Alexandria, Virginia, September 2007 – May 2011
  • Law Clerk, The Honorable Jonathan C. Thacher, Fairfax Circuit Court, Fairfax, Virginia, August 2006 – August 2007
  • Fiske & Ebersohl PLLC, Alexandria, Virginia, May 2006 – August 2006
  • Burkett Warrington, Inc/The Warrington Group January 1995 – May 2006
  • United States Marine Corps, Sergeant, Infantry 1985 - 1990, 1991

Memberships and Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Virginia State Bar
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Alexandria Bar Association
  • Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Fairfax Bar Association: Board Member, Young Lawyers Division (2007 - 2008)
  • George Mason Inns of Court


  • Recognized as a Virginia Super Lawyers Rising Star by Law & Politics magazine for Business Litigation, 2013-2014
  • Recognized as a Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers Rising Star by Law & Politics magazine for Business Litigation, 2014  
  • Vice President, George Mason School of Law Alumni Board
  • George Mason University School of Law Moot Court Team: First Place, GMU Client Counseling Competition (2003 & 2004); Finalist (2004) & Third Place (2005) ABA Regional Client Counseling Competition; and Third Place Oral Argument, 2005 Manfred Lachs Space Moot Court Competition
  • Member, Civil Rights Law Journal
  • Member, Journal of Law, Economics and Policy
  • Writing Fellow, 2004 - 2005 Academic Year

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  • J.D., George Mason University School of Law
  • B.A., Philosophy and Government, magna cum laude, Georgetown University

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado
  • United States Supreme Court
  • Supreme Court of Virginia