David E. Oeschger, Jr.

Shareholder
Akron
222 South Main Street
Suite 400
Akron, OH 44308
P 330.849.6692
F 330.376.4577
P 330.849.6692 | F 330.376.4577

Overview

Mr. Oeschger focuses his practice on the defense of personal injury and wrongful death claims in the areas of medical malpractice and product liability lawsuits, particularly those involving tires, automobile components, and asbestos. Mr. Oeschger primarily represents health care professionals and institutions including physicians, nurses, nursing homes, clinics, and hospitals in medical malpractice and medical negligence matters.

Additionally, he represents automotive clients in matters involving product liability, premises liability, and insurance defense. Mr. Oeschger has also handled numerous discovery related issues, including electronic discovery in complex and multi-jurisdictional litigation. As a former public defender, he also has experience litigating a wide array of criminal matters.

Experience
  • Served as second chair counsel in multiple medical malpractice cases, tried successfully to defense verdicts
  • Successfully defended numerous health care professionals and hospitals in professional and general liability matters, including securing dismissals through motions and oral arguments
  • Represented product manufacturers and employers in the defense of asbestos-related toxic tort claims involving bodily injury and wrongful death
  • Counseled automotive product manufacturers on complex discovery and electronic discovery issues
Services

Education

  1. The University of Akron School of Law, J.D.
    • Dean’s List Honors
  2. The Pennsylvania State University, B.S.

Credentials

Bar Admissions
  1. Ohio
  2. Pennsylvania
Clerkships
  1. Law Clerk to Judge Brenda Burnham-Unruh, Summit County Ohio Court of Common Pleas

Recognitions

  • Competed on the University of Akron’s nationally recognized mock trial team, where he was awarded “best advocate” at the Battle of Ohio in 2007

Affiliations

Professional Affiliations
  • Akron Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
Community Affiliations
  • University of Akron School of Law Mock Trial Team
  • Torchbearers (Class of 2014)
  • Akron Zoo, Edzoocator (2013-Present)

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Services

Overview

Mr. Oeschger focuses his practice on the defense of personal injury and wrongful death claims in the areas of medical malpractice and product liability lawsuits, particularly those involving tires, automobile components, and asbestos. Mr. Oeschger primarily represents health care professionals and institutions including physicians, nurses, nursing homes, clinics, and hospitals in medical malpractice and medical negligence matters.

Additionally, he represents automotive clients in matters involving product liability, premises liability, and insurance defense. Mr. Oeschger has also handled numerous discovery related issues, including electronic discovery in complex and multi-jurisdictional litigation. As a former public defender, he also has experience litigating a wide array of criminal matters.

Experience
  • Served as second chair counsel in multiple medical malpractice cases, tried successfully to defense verdicts
  • Successfully defended numerous health care professionals and hospitals in professional and general liability matters, including securing dismissals through motions and oral arguments
  • Represented product manufacturers and employers in the defense of asbestos-related toxic tort claims involving bodily injury and wrongful death
  • Counseled automotive product manufacturers on complex discovery and electronic discovery issues

Education

  1. The University of Akron School of Law, J.D.
    • Dean’s List Honors
  2. The Pennsylvania State University, B.S.

Credentials

Bar Admissions
  1. Ohio
  2. Pennsylvania
Clerkships
  1. Law Clerk to Judge Brenda Burnham-Unruh, Summit County Ohio Court of Common Pleas

Recognitions

  • Competed on the University of Akron’s nationally recognized mock trial team, where he was awarded “best advocate” at the Battle of Ohio in 2007

Affiliations

Professional Affiliations
  • Akron Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association
Community Affiliations
  • University of Akron School of Law Mock Trial Team
  • Torchbearers (Class of 2014)
  • Akron Zoo, Edzoocator (2013-Present)