David M. Galbavy is a workers’ compensation attorney at The Law Offices of Michael A. DeMayo, L.L.P. David grew up along the coast of South Carolina and received his bachelor’s degree from College of Charleston and his law degree from Charlotte School of Law.
From day one as an attorney, David has devoted 100% of his practice to workers’ compensation. For the better half of a decade, he worked for a large, regional firm defending insurance companies and employers. During this time, he gained priceless experience learning the ins and outs of how insurance companies handle claims. While David has been very successful in resolving most claims by settlement, he also has experience litigating claims in front of the Executive Secretary, Deputy Commissioners, the Full Commission, and the Court of Appeals. He has handled all types of cases, including traumatic injury by accidents, occupational diseases, accidental deaths, as well as the more common orthopedic injuries.
David now represents injured workers and helps them obtain all benefits they are entitled to under the Workers’ Compensation Act. His prior experience working for insurance companies helps him maximize the recovery for his clients, while providing a high level of compassion and service to our clients. David strives to connect with each client by not only helping them receive the best outcome, but also by helping them recover from unexpected and life-changing injuries. In his free time, David enjoys spending time outdoors and is an avid sports fan.