David B. King

David B. King (Orlando, Florida)

David B. King

Attorney in Orlando, FL
Recipient: First Annual William B. Trickel, Jr. Professionalism Award, Orange County Bar Association, 1994; Best Lawyers in America, 1995-2012; Best Lawyers Lawyer of the Year for Bet-the-Company Litigation in: Orlando, 2009. Listed, Top Ten Lawyers in Florida by Florida "Super Lawyer" 2008; Top One Hundred Lawyers in Florida by Florida "Super Lawyer," 2007-2012; Florida Trend Legal Elite, 2004-2012; Legal Elite Hall of Fame, 2012. Member, Board of Editors, Vanderbilt University Law Review, 1963-1965. Member, 1984-1987 and Chair, 1986, Ninth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission. Florida Trend Legal Elite, 2004-2008.
407-745-0135 407-745-0135
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Peer Rating 5.0 of 5
Practice Area
  • Civil Trial Practice
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Eminent Domain
Total time spent on pro bono work: 4%

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  • Meets very high criteria of general ethical standards
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Admission Details
Admitted in 1965, Florida
U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
Additional Payment Information
Fixed Hourly Rates
Law School Attended
Vanderbilt University
Class of 1965
University Attended
Tennessee Technological University
Class of 1963
Birth Information
Born in 1941
Cookeville, Tennessee, October 15, 1941
Captain, U.S. Marine Corps, 1965-1968
Associations & Memberships
Orange County Bar Association (President, 1980-1981 and Member, Executive Council, 1977-1982); American Bar Association; The Florida Bar (Member, Board of Governors, 1988-1992); American Board of Trial Advocates (President, Central Florida Chapter, 1994).
(Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer, Florida Bar Board Of Legal Specialization And Education)
Bar Fellowship
American College of Trial Lawyers.
Representative Cases
Gelzer v. Diamond, 920 So. 2d 1235 (Fla. 5th DCA 2006); Taylor Woodrow Homes Florida, Inc. v. 4/46-A Corp., 850 So. 2d 536 (Fla. 5th DCA 2003); American Motors Corp. v. Ellis, 403 So. 2d 459 (Fla. 5th DCA 1981); Blackford v. School Bd. of Orange County, 375 So. 2d 578 (Fla. 5th DCA 1979); School Bd. of Orange County v. Blackford, 369 So. 2d 689 (Fla. 1st DCA 1979); Lockheed Martin Corp. v. Boeing Co., 357 F.Supp.2d 1350 (M.D. Fla. 2005);.

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Contact Information

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Firm Address
King, Blackwell, Zehnder & Wermuth, P.A.
25 East Pine Street, P.O. Box 1631,
Orlando, FL 32801
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David B. King
King, Blackwell, Zehnder & Wermuth, P.A.
25 East Pine Street, P.O. Box 1631,
Orlando, FL 32801

King, Blackwell, Zehnder & Wermuth, P.A. (Orlando, Florida)