David H. Larkin joined Zaremba Brown in August of 2023 and brought with him over a decade of experience in catastrophic personal injury law. He focuses his practice on large scale construction accident, premises liability, motor vehicle, and wrongful death cases. Larkin also has wide experience with medical malpractice, toxic tort, and nursing home malpractice cases. From 2021 to 2023, Mr. Larkin has been recognized as a Best Lawyer: Ones to Watch.
Larkin is a native New Yorker. He attended The University of Michigan and obtained his law degree from Brooklyn Law School. While in law school, Mr. Larkin interned for Judge Kiyo A. Matsumoto in the United States District Court, Eastern District of New York, and Justice Karla Moskowitz of the Appellate Division, First Department of the New York Supreme Court. This experience showed him how judges think and evaluate their cases, an understanding he uses in the courtroom today.
After college, Larkin joined the Peace Corps, where he was stationed in Costa Rica. There, he taught English in a local elementary school and conducted youth development workshops in two orphanages in his site. As a result of his over two years in Central America, Mr. Larkin is fluent in Spanish.
Early in his career, Mr. Larkin worked for large defense firms where he represented high profile clients such as the New York Yankees, Turner Construction, and large New York contractors and landowners. He acquired a unique knowledge of how the defendants and their attorneys approach cases, which gives him a distinct advantage in fighting for his current clients.
Mr. Larkin is passionate about the practice of law and fiercely protective of his clients. He believes that, while he cannot erase the harm that his clients have suffered, he can bring them comfort and closure in the wake of tragedy.