David Eder’s Professional Experience & Background
David Eder has earned a reputation as one of the top trial attorneys in the country. Locally, he has been named one of the top 25 lawyers in the State of Oregon under the age of 40 in 2010, 2011 and 2012 by the Daily Journal of Commerce. He is a frequent featured speaker on variety trial topics. In 2011, David was asked to be an instructor at the National Advocacy Center on the topic of jury selection after receiving the top grade in a week long training of lawyers from around the country. He has been named a Rising Star as one of the 2.5 percent of lawyers in the State of Oregon.
Before becoming a partner at Thuemmel, Uhle & Eder and joining Ryan Hilts, David was an assistant City attorney with the City of Beaverton. David’s prosecution experience included handling thousands of D.U.I.I. cases, traffic crimes/violations, civil litigation, officer involved shootings and major crimes work. David’s knowledge of the vehicle code and litigation experience has been useful in criminal and civil cases.
David lives for practicing law and representing people. You won’t find a lawyer more dedicated to the profession. In his free time, David enjoys cooking, working out and spending time with his wife and children.
David was the chair of the Oregon New Lawyers Division in 2013. In 2010, he developed a program to help underemployed and unemployed lawyers receive training from non profit organizations. This program helped numerous lawyers earn jobs and the American Bar Association named it the Young Lawyer Section Program of the Year as the best program in the country.