Over Two Decades Of Experienced Litigation And Advocacy In Columbus

David A. Goldstein Esq.

David A. Goldstein Esq.

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Practice Areas:

  • Insurance Defense
  • Personal Injury
  • Complex Litigation


David A. Goldstein is principal and founder of David A. Goldstein Co., L.P.A., a law firm located in Columbus, Ohio. The law firm has two associates and six staff members. The firm concentrates its practice in insurance defense, general litigation and collections for the State of Ohio.

David has been a practicing attorney for over 18 years, focusing on civil litigation for the past 15 years. The primary concentration of his litigation practice is Insurance Defense . His clients include Safe Auto Insurance Company, Century Surety Insurance Company, and Infinity Insurance Group. He has been lead counsel in over 50 jury trials involving automobile accidents, slip and fall cases, catastrophic injuries, wrongful death, and bad faith allegations.

David is a frequent lecturer and instructor for continuing education seminars in the areas of trial advocacy, evidence, ethics, and professionalism. David has also prepared and conducted training involving claims handling, investigation of claims, investigation of fraudulent claims, and bad faith.

David was an Assistant Prosecutor for Franklin County with a concentration in white collar crime prosecution. During his time with the Franklin County Prosecutor's office, David worked with the Ohio Department of Insurance in prosecuting fraudulent insurance claims.

David received his Business Administration degree from The Ohio State University in 1991, concentrating his business efforts in Accounting. He graduated from Capital University Law School obtaining his Juris Doctorate in 1994.

David is AV Preeminent rated, the highest rating achievable in his profession by his peers. David is licensed to practice in the state of Ohio, Commonwealth of Kentucky, the Northern and Southern Federal District Courts and Unites States Court of Appeals. David belongs to several organizations including The Ohio State Bar Association, Columbus Bar Association, Kentucky Bar Association, and The Ohio Association of Civil Trial Attorneys. He is a member of a several boards including The City Club of Columbus, Parker Lee Foundation, and The Columbus Jewish Community Center.


  • Capital University Law School, Columbus, Ohio
    • Juris Doctorate - 1994
  • The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
    • B.A. - 1991
    • Major: Accounting

Bar Admission

  • Ohio, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit


  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated
  • 2021 Ohio Super Lawyer by Thomson Reuters

Professional Associations

  • Columbus Bar Association, Member
  • Ohio State Bar Association, Member

Current Employment Position

  • Principal/Founder