David Kistler, a partner in the Firm’s Commercial Litigation practice group and co-chair of its class action team, focuses his practice on:
- class action defense
- patent litigation
- business disputes
- chancery litigation
Dave has over 15 years’ experience serving as counsel in numerous high-stakes business litigations. The breadth of Dave’s experience includes work for publicly-traded and privately-held clients in industries such as pharmaceuticals, sports and entertainment, technology, retail, hospitality, and payment-processing, where he has successfully handled high-exposure class actions, patent litigation, business disputes and appeals.
Chambers USA recognizes Dave as an “up & coming” leader in litigation. Chambers notes that he “is building a reputation as a go-to commercial attorney within the state.” A “rising star at Blank Rome,” sources describe Dave as “developing a fine reputation in the market for class action defense work and strengths in appellate matters” and praise his “great strategic skills.”
Outside the Firm
Dave resides in Holmdel, New Jersey, with his wife Jennifer and their three children.