David R. AdgateTrial Attorney
David Adgate earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in 2013 from the University of Michigan. He earned his Juris Doctor degree in 2017 from Wayne State University Law School. He then completed a Post-Baccalaureate Medprep Program at the University of Michigan in 2019 where he served as the president of the Medprep Engage Student Organization.
He is admitted to practice law in the State of Michigan, the United States District Court of the Eastern District of Michigan, and the United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan.
David joined the firm in January 2024 and focuses primarily on first-party automobile claims, third-party auto negligence, and motorcycle and bicycle accidents. He also handles other personal injury claims, including slip and falls, dog bites, and wrongful death lawsuits.
Before joining Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C., David served as an associate at a personal injury law firm in metro Detroit. He also previously worked as a fellow for the Federal Defender Office in Detroit.
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- University of Michigan, 2019
- Post-Baccalaureate Medprep Program
- Wayne State University Law School, 2017
- University of Michigan, 2013
- Major: Political Science
- United States District Court of the Eastern District of Michigan
- United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan
- American Bar Association
- Michigan Bar Association
In his spare time, David enjoys spending time with his family and their St. Bernard, Dudley. As well as honing his photography skills, watching his favorite sport, baseball, and trying, and enjoying, all kinds of foods.
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