David Resis

David Resis


Attorney David M. Resis has recovered over $45,000,000 in verdicts and settlements for his clients. David has used his various trial skills to obtain two of the top-five highest nursing home verdicts in Illinois, including the highest nursing home verdict in Chicago. David has also obtained the only two verdicts in Illinois against a nursing home management company. Additionally, David is a member of the Board of Advocates for the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association and has consecutively been recognized as an Illinois Super Lawyers Rising Star since 2017.

David was born and raised in Chicago and always had the desire to be an attorney. He began his legal career as a clerk during his collegiate years at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Prior to becoming an attorney, David clerked for several civil litigation firms that represented both plaintiffs and defendants.

Upon graduation from the University of Illinois, David attended The John Marshall Law School in Chicago. While in law school, David was very active in the nationally-ranked trial advocacy program at John Marshall. He successfully competed in numerous trial competitions, finishing as a finalist in both national and regional competitions, and he held several executive positions on the Trial Advocacy Honors Board.

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Contact Attorney David Resis Today

If you or somebody you know has suffered from a personal injury or been abused or neglected, Attorney David Resis can help you with your case. Don’t hesitate to contact Malman Law today to schedule your free consultation and receive the care and legal representation that you deserve.

Top Settlements

  • $5,500,000 nursing home verdict
  • $2,000,000 slip-and-fall verdict
  • $2,000,000 settlement for a disabled individual
  • 1,500,000 settlement for mental health facility resident
  • $1,100,000 nursing home verdict
  • $1,050,000 hospital settlement
  • $1,000,000 nursing home settlement
  • $972,000 nursing home verdict


  • Juris Doctor, The John Marshall Law School, 2014
  • B.S. Psychology, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign, 2011

Phone: 312-629-0099

Fax: 312-629-1188

Location: 205 W. Randolph St.,Suite 1700
Chicago, Illinois 60606

Email: dresis@malmanlaw.com