Dave Maxfield, Attorney, LLC is a Consumer Protection Law firm located in Columbia, South Carolina. Dave is the two-time Chairman of the Consumer Law section of the South Carolina Bar and a member of the National Association of Consumer Advocates (NACA) and Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association (PIABA) the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys (NACBA), and Public Justice. He is rated AV (Preeminent) by the Martindale-Hubbell law directory.
Dave is a post-bankruptcy harassment lawyer who has represented hundreds of individual consumers in cases against banks, debt collectors, credit reporting agencies, and insurance companies. In 2003, Dave obtained one of the highest punitive damage verdicts in America against a creditor in a credit reporting case.
Dave has taught more than 25 Continuing Legal Education (CLE) programs to other lawyers, and speaks regularly in the media and to law students on issues affecting consumers. In addition to speaking on consumer law issues, he frequently trains other lawyers on the use of technology, and was a speaker at the American Bar Association’s National Techshow in Chicago in 2011, 2012 and 2013. He has also trained law students at the University of Colorado, UCLA, William & Mary, and Harvard Law School on technology use. Articles by and about him have appeared in South Carolina Lawyer Magazine, ABA Magazine, and Lawyer’s Weekly newspaper.
Furman University, B.A. 1990
University of South Carolina School of Law, J.D. 1994
All South Carolina Courts
United States District Court, District of South Carolina
United States Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
National Association of Consumer Advocates (NACA)
Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association (PIABA)
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys (NACBA)
South Carolina Bar
Richland County Bar
Federal Bar Association
American Association for Justice (AAJ)
American Bar Association (ABA)