David Simison has been in General Civil Practice since 1980.
He graduated from the University of Maryland in College Park in 1976 with a B.S. in Journalism. He graduated from the University of Toledo College of Law in Ohio in 1979 with a Juris Doctor. He returned to Anne Arundel County to clerk for Hon. H. Chester Goudy, Jr. and was admitted to the Maryland Bar in 1979 and later the District of Columbia Bar and the West Virginia Bar. Since 1980 he has been engaged in a General Civil Practice and has been involved with thousands of legal transactions and countless Court appearances. His experience has been both broad and deep. He has been in sole practice since the mid ’80’s.
He has been involved in literally thousands of matters involving litigation in matters ranging from Adoption to Divorce to Partnerships though a large portion of his practice has always been in Real Property. He now rejects litigation as a favored method of resolving disputes and is active in Collaborative Representation. Currently he devotes significant time to Commercial Ground Lease negotiation and drafting as well as mediation. Since 1999 he initiated Community Engaged Development for the Lee family in Edgewater, Maryland resulting in the Village at Lee Airpark.