About Attorney David FrankExperience you can trust.
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Attorney Frank earned a Bachelor of Science from the United States Military Academy (West Point), New York; a Master of International Public Policy from Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS), Washington D.C.; and a Juris Doctorate with High Honors from the Florida State University College of Law, Tallahassee, Florida.
Attorney Frank served with distinction as a United States Army Infantry and Special Operations officer. He served overseas in the Republic of Panama and the Republic of Honduras during the Salvadoran and Nicaraguan insurgencies, for which he was awarded the prestigious Department of Defense Joint Service Commendation Medal.
He served as the United States Special Operations Liaison to the Republic of Honduras; Principal Advisor for Unconventional Warfare Operations to the United States Joint Task Force (Honduras); Special Forces A Team Detachment Commander; Special Forces SCUBA / HALO / Greenlight Team Leader; Special Forces A Team Executive Officer; Special Forces Battalion Area Specialist Officer, and Infantry Platoon Leader.
As an analyst for the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), Attorney Frank evaluated and analyzed information collected by human and technical intelligence means and public sources for immediate and long term national security implications. He provided numerous briefings to high level US and foreign government officials and input to several interagency working groups. He published numerous classified articles for a wide audience of policymakers that included the President, Vice President, Cabinet members, the National Security Council, Congress, and other senior executive branch officials.
Attorney Frank and his family moved to Tallahassee in 1991. After law school, he served as an Assistant Attorney General where he represented the Governor and agency chief executives in multi-million dollar class action lawsuits, negligence lawsuits, and civil rights lawsuits, in state and federal courts. He entered the private practice of law in 1997. Since then, he has successfully represented hundreds of clients and obtained several multi-million dollar settlements and verdicts for his clients in the areas of personal injury and civil rights.
Attorney Frank received the “AV” civil trial lawyer rating, the highest rating given by the preeminent national lawyer rating service, Martindale Hubbell, has been recognized by Florida Trend magazine as one of Florida’s “Elite Lawyers,” and is a Florida “Super Lawyer.” He has been asked to speak as a guest lecturer on the litigation of mild traumatic brain injury cases, attorney’s fees litigation, school playground safety, Constitutional rights, and evidence.