CEO, Burns White LLC

David White is an award-winning commercial litigation lawyer and member of Burns White's Executive Committee. In 2013, he received the Distinguished Alumni Award from Duquesne University School of Law.

Burns White’s diversity efforts include an annual reception for diverse law students, professional development, and a mentoring program that pairs less experienced attorneys with senior attorneys. The firm also has a Women’s Initiative, which meets regularly to discuss issues like work-life balance. Burns White is also a founding member of the Pittsburgh Pro Bono Partnership.   

Joined LCLD 2016 

Highlights of LCLD Partcipation 

Fellows Program

Fellows nominated: 
2022: Monica Fillmore; 2021: Daniel Inadomi; 2020: Ashley Horton; 2019: Jessica Jurasko; 2018: Gilda M. Arroyo; 2017: Ahsan Jafry

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected:
2021: Brooke Hamilton, Frantz Ocean

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors Provided: 2020, 2019, 2017

Annual Meeting (2017, 2016)
Leadership Summit (2016)

Member: David White

Diversity Professional: Jessica Gangjee

Communications: Laurie Barkman