David Almeida

2 Prudential Plaza
180 N. Stetson Avenue
Chicago, IL 60601, United States
Areas of Practice
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
  • Appellate Practice
  • Business Torts
  • Class Action
  • Commercial Law & Contracts
  • Health
  • Insurance
  • Litigation
  • Privacy

Practice/Organization Description

I am a Partner, Co-Chair of the Hospitality and Franchise Group and Member of the Class Action and Multi-District Litigation team at Michael Best & Friedrich LLP. I primiarly represent retailers, marketers and other companies in class action lawsuits challenging their direct marketing practices under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, as well as under various consumer fraud statutes and common law theories. In addition, I counsel clients on best practices for their marketing campaigns, including privacy and data security issues, as well as the use of Social Media and other emerging technologies.

Bar Admissions

Admitted to the State Bars of New York and Illinois, as well as many federal courts, including the Southern and Eastern districts of New York, the Northern District of Illinois and the Eastern and Western districts of Wisconsin.


Cornell Law School, J.D., 1999

Salisbury University, B.A., 1995

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