David Roth

Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law

J.D., Yale Law School, 2012

M.A., University of Virginia, 2008

B.A., University of Oregon, 2006

Courses Taught
  • Appellate Litigation Project

David Roth is a Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School and a Counsel in Wiggin and Dana’s Litigation Department. He has assisted insurers, universities, large companies, cultural institutions, and sovereign nations in a variety of complex civil litigation and appeals. Representative matters include trademark, copyright, and patent cases; insurance class-actions; art-ownership disputes; and high-stakes business litigation. Roth has also represented private individuals and companies in several criminal matters and internal investigations. He received his J.D. from the Yale Law School, where he was a Notes Editor for the Yale Law Journal. He earned an M.A. in Classics from the University of Virginia and a B.A. in Classics from the University of Oregon. Before joining Wiggin and Dana, Roth held a clerkship with Judge Christopher Droney of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.