David L. Schenberg

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David Schenberg is the Co-Chair of Ogletree Deakins’ Appellate Practice Group, and regularly handles matters in appellate courts throughout the United States. Mr. Schenberg has been lead appellate counsel for matters in the First, Fifth, Sixth, Seventh, Eighth, Ninth, and Tenth Circuits of the U.S. Court of Appeals and in all three divisions of the Missouri Court of Appeals. Mr. Schenberg has presented oral argument before panels of the First, Sixth, Seventh, and Eighth Circuits, the Seventh Circuit en banc, the Eastern and Western Divisions of the Missouri Court of Appeals, and numerous state and federal trial courts.

Mr. Schenberg also specializes in defending business clients against high-stakes class and collective actions. These cases, involving well-known national and international companies, include claims alleging violation of wage and hour, discrimination, and employee benefits laws.

In addition to his complex litigation and appellate law practices, Mr. Schenberg regularly advises and defends clients, large and small, in all areas of employment law, including race, age, gender, and disability discrimination, sexual and other harassment, workers’ compensation retaliation, wage and hour, employee leave, background checks, contracts, handbooks, and restrictive covenants.

Prior to joining Ogletree Deakins, Mr. Schenberg was a partner at a large firm based in St. Louis and Kansas City.

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Admittance to Practice

Professional Activities

  • American Bar Association
  • The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • Society for Human Resource Management