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David Malatesta Jr.

Stanton, Delaware
tel: (302) 995-6210
fax: (302) 995-6121

Areas of Practice

David is an experienced trial lawyer who now focuses exclusively on representing individuals
injured as a result of motor vehicle accidents, slip and falls, nursing home neglect and worker
compensation claims.


During the first twenty years of his career, David was the managing attorney for the Delaware
office of Kent & McBride, P.C., a Mid-Atlantic insurance defense firm, where he represented
individuals and businesses in all aspects of civil and complex commercial litigation. Over the
course of his career, he has successfully tried multiple cases to juries throughout the State of
Delaware, including wrongful death and serious personal injury claims, as well as handling other
civil litigation claims in Maryland, Pennsylvania and New Jersey. As a result of this vast
experience, David is uniquely qualified and understands how insurance companies evaluate
personal injury claims and the key components necessary to obtain a successful outcome.

Professional Memberships

David is a member of the Delaware State Bar Association and the Delaware Trial Lawyers
Association. He received his Juris Doctorate from Widener Law School in 1997, and his B.A.
from the University of Delaware in 1994. David is admitted to practice in both the state and
federal courts of Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania and New Jersey.