David Berardinelli

David Berardinelli

Trial Lawyer

Berardinelli Law Firm

(505) 988-9664
644 Don Gaspar Avenue
P.O. Box 1944
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505

Key Facts

Education
Santa Clara University Law School (cum laude), 1974
Legal and Professional Associations
New Mexico Trial Lawyers Association, member, board of directors
Western Trial Lawyers Association, member, board of governors
Professional Affiliations
American Academy of Trial Advocacy, member
New Mexico Supreme Court Rules of Evidence Committee, member and past chairman

Biography

David Berardinelli is an attorney specializing in insurance law. He graduated from Santa Clara University Law School in 1974. After five years as a criminal prosecutor, he has been in private practice in Santa Fe since 1980.

He is the insurance editor of the New Mexico Trial Lawyer, and publishes a regular column on insurance bad faith. He has written a number of articles about insurance litigation for the New Mexico Trial Lawyer and Trial. He lectures regularly to various legal associations about insurance, bad faith, and related topics.

Berardinelli has received awards from several state trial lawyer associations for his contributions to the interests of policyholders, in New Mexico, Wyoming, Missouri, Montana, Minnesota, Utah, and Alaska. He is a nationally recognized legal expert in the tactics and protocols designed by McKinsey & Company.

He lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico.