David Strachan

David Strachan
Denver, Colorado

Phone   303-357-6184
Fax   303-377-3460
Email  David Strachan

David M. Strachan joined Giometti & Mereness, P.C. in the summer of 2018.  Prior to joining Giometti & Mereness, P.C., Mr. Strachan acquired extensive litigation experience during his time at the New Orleans City Attorney’s Office Civil Litigation Unit.  In his previous role representing the City of New Orleans, he defended and prosecuted cases on behalf of various municipal agencies/employees.  Mr. Strachan brings broad civil litigation and appellate experience to our firm, and his prior experience included: employment litigation, public bid law litigation, civil rights litigation, motor vehicle accident litigation, and zoning ordinance disputes and appeals.

Mr. Strachan obtained his law degree from Tulane University School of Law in May 2015, and he is a graduate of The University of Kansas.  While attending law school, Mr. Strachan served as a Judicial Intern at the Louisiana 5th Circuit Court of Appeals for the Honorable Fredericka H. Wicker as well as a Judicial Intern for the Honorable Jay C. Zainey at the United States District Court of the Eastern District of Louisiana.  He also previously clerked for various firms and governmental entities.  When not at work, David and his wife take full advantage of Colorado’s amazing outdoors.   He also enjoys reading, running, and spending time with his family.

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Areas of Practice:

Civil Litigation

Insurance Coverage Litigation

Insurance Bad Faith Litigation

Bodily Injury Litigation

Wrongful Death Litigation

Motor Vehicle Accidents

Bar Admission:

Colorado, 2018

Louisiana, 2015
U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado, 2018

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, 2016

U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, 2017


Tulane University School of Law, 2015

The University of Kansas, 2009


History and Spanish

Trial Results

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Wrongful Death

We literally “wrote the book” about Colorado wrongful death law. See our Publications to learn more about our book G. Giometti, Colorado Handbook of Wrongful Death Law ( 4th Ed. 2019).  For years attorneys throughout the state have contacted our firm for guidance in handling wrongful death claims.  Contact us to benefit from our experience.

Insurance Bad Faith

We also “wrote the book” about insurance bad faith law in Colorado. See our Publications to learn more about our book G. Giometti, Colorado Law of Insurance Bad Faith (4th Ed. 2015).  We are highly experienced in analyzing complex insurance coverage issues, pursuing declaratory judgment actions, and litigating bad faith claims arising out of coverage and claims handling disputes.

Auto Accidents

We also “wrote the book” about motor vehicle accident litigation and insurance in Colorado. See our Publications to learn more about our book G. Giometti, Colorado Automobile Accident Litigation & Insurance Handbook (3rd Ed. 2018).   We are experienced in handling all types of motor vehicle accident cases, particularly those involving traumatic brain injuries and spinal injuries.