3201 Glenwood Ave., Suite 100
Raleigh, NC 27612
David Kirby has followed in the footsteps of his much admired father, the former state Senator, J. Russell Kirby, to become one of the most respected and well-liked attorneys in North Carolina. Over the last 25 years he has handled cases ranging from product liability to catastrophic personal injury to work-place safety and security. With his then partner, John Edwards, he secured the largest jury verdict ever awarded in a personal injury case in North Carolina. He is a frequent lecturer on motor vehicle negligence and damages in personal injury and wrongful death cases. David Kirby has been repeatedly recognized for his outstanding trial work. He is listed in Best Lawyers in America, and in 1996 was named Lawyer of the Year by the national publication Lawyers Weekly USA. He was also named the Easter Seals UCP Philanthropist of the Year in 2005 for his aid to children with special needs.