Mr. David M. Blanchard

Attorney in Ann Arbor, MI
Helping people get back to work, stay at work, fighting wage theft and preventing retaliation and wrongful termination. Blowing the whistle on Medicare fraud and other taxpayer fraud. Legal advice; counseling; trial lawyer. David Blanchard’s job is to take the case to court and fight for the civil rights of human people.
David Blanchard is a respected trial lawyer with a reputation for fighting injustices regularly heaped upon honest hard-working individuals and small business owners. He is recognized for his aggressive, goal-oriented advocacy and advice.
David Blanchard received his B.A. in political science in 1996 and a J.D. cum laude from the University of Michigan Law School in 2003. Before law, Blanchard worked as a broadcast journalist, covering local politics and environmental issues in Ann Arbor and Washtenaw County. Blanchard joined the Nacht law firm of in 2004 after serving as judicial clerk for the Honorable Stanley S. Brotman in the District of New Jersey.
David Blanchard is a past president of the Michigan Employment Lawyers Association and of the Washtenaw Association for Justice. He currently serves on the executive board of the Michigan Association for Justice. He has presented as faculty to the State Bar of Michigan Labor and Employment Section and to the National Employment Lawyer Association.
David Blanchard’s specialties include: Qui tam/False Claims Act, Whistle-blowers, Overtime pay, Sales Commissions, Professional Compensation, Employment Agreements, Non-Compete/Trade Secret Disputes, retaliation, Discrimination, Harassment, Non-Profit Administration and General Counsel.
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5.0 out of 5.0

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  • Recommended by 3 Clients
  • Last reviewed on 09/10/13
Posted by a Consumer on 09/10/13
5.0 out of 5.0
I have known David Blanchard since he took my employment-related discrimination case in the spring of 2010, and it is with pleasure that I recommend him for his professional acumen, skills and qualities. David is a hard-working, fair, straightforward and knowledgeable attorney, with a wide range of outstanding legal skills and years of experience. It was a privilege to have had his service for almost three years of litigation and I would gladly recommend him to anyone in need of an attorney.
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Posted by a Consumer on 08/22/13
5.0 out of 5.0
I met David a couple years ago when faced with a tight deadline to sign a new employment contract that would jeopardize a patent I own. I submitted a question on the homepage around 8pm and David responded within minutes. We met in person the next morning to craft a formal counter to my employer at the time. David's quick response proved very valuable over the next few months as negotiation turned into mediation, and litigation. Throughout I felt David represented my best interests.
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Admitted in 2004, Michigan
U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan
U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit

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  • Law School Attended

    University of Michigan
    Class of 2003
    cum laude

    University Attended

    University of Michigan
    Class of 1996
    Political Science

    Associations & Memberships

    Washtenaw County Bar Association; State Bar of Michigan (Faculty Presenter, Labor and Employment Law Section).

    Representative Cases

    Orton v. Johnny's Lunch Franchise (U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit, 2012).

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    Mr. David M. Blanchard
     101 North Main Street, Suite 555,
    Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1477


    Nacht Roumel Salvatore Blanchard & Walker PC (Ann Arbor, Michigan)

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