David S. Hammer

David S. HammerISLN: 910281100


Practice Areas

  • Civil Litigation
  • Criminal Litigation
  • Civil Appeals
  • Criminal Appeals
  • Investigations
  • Antitrust Consultation

1976, New York and U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York

Law School
University of Chicago, J.D., 1975.

The Association of the Bar of the City of New York (Chairman, Corrections Committee; Member, Antitrust Committee).


  • Member, University of Chicago Law Review
  • Advisor, Antitrust Division, U.S. Department of Justice, 1979-1980
  • Chief, Conspiracy Unit and Special Assistant U.S. Attorney, Southern District of Florida (Miami), Criminal Division, 1980-1982
  • Assistant U.S. Attorney, Southern District of New York, Criminal Division, 1982-1986


  • Escrow Accounts After ‘Galasso’: You
    Are Your Brother’s Keeper.” New York Law Journal, July 29, 2014, at 7
  • “Protecting The Outside Director: The Red Flag Review,” The VC Experts Encyclopedia of Private Equity and Venture Capital, 2005
  • “Dying Twice: Conditions on New York’s Death Row,” 22 Pace L.Rev. 347, Spring 2002
  • “Freeze Orders in Federal Damage Actions, Journal of White Collar Crime,” Oct. 1989