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David A. Fear

Of Counsel

David Fear is an Of Counsel attorney in Weinberg Wheeler Hudgins Gunn & Dial's Orlando office.

David’s practice focuses on civil litigation defense, including tort claims, construction and commercial litigation, premises liability and negligent security, and trucking and transportation matters. Prior to joining the firm, David served as State Attorney for the Ninth Judicial Circuit, where he tried over 80 cases, including first-degree murders with a focus on traffic homicide and child death. Following his time as a prosecutor, David handled auto accident and premises liability cases as a plaintiff’s attorney.

David received his undergraduate degree from the University of Central Florida and his Juris Doctorate from Wake Forest University School of Law.

In his free time, David enjoys traveling, playing soccer with his two young sons, and watching Pittsburgh Steeler football.


University of Central Florida, B.A., Humanities (2004)

University of Central Florida, M.A., History (2006)

Wake Forest University School of Law, J.D. (2011)

Bar & Court Admissions

  • Florida

Professional & Community Activities

Orange County Bar Association, member

Events & Speaking Engagements

David has spoken at various seminars for the Florida Highway Patrol, Orange County Fire Department, and as part of 2011's Florida Traffic Safety Resource Program, presenting on topics including investigation, trial practice, jury selection, and expert witness examination.