David Herr, an appellate attorney in Maslon's Litigation Group, will present on professionalism in appellate practice as part of the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers (AAAL) fall meeting on November 7-9, 2015. David will serve as one of three recent-past-president panelists at the Sunday luncheon celebrating the 25th Anniversary of AAAL. Since its founding in 1990, the AAAL has committed itself to advancing the administration of justice and promoting the highest standards of professionalism and advocacy in appellate courts.
David is a highly regarded appellate lawyer and complex case litigator. He is frequently sought out to provide practical and sophisticated advice on how to resolve difficult, multi-party disputes in trial courts and arbitral forums, as well as in the appellate courts. In addition to being a past president of the American Academy of Appellate Lawyers, David is a past president of the Academy of Court Appointed Masters, and he regularly argues cases in the Minnesota appellate courts and the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals. He annotates the Federal Judicial Center's Manual for Complex Litigation, published and distributed nationally by Thomson West.