Federal District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
CUNY Queens College, 2011
Wayne State University Law School, 2017
Originally from New York City, David Walz graduated cum laude from CUNY Queens College with a Bachelor’s of Arts in Psychology in 2011. He then worked as a paralegal at an Insurance Defense law firm prior to attending Wayne State University Law School. David received his Juris Doctorate in 2017.
During law school, David worked as a law clerk at a prominent medical malpractice law firm and served as judicial intern to the Honorable Mark A. Goldsmith on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan. He also was a member of the Wayne State University Moot Court team and served two years as Senior Note Editor for Wayne State University Law School’s Journal of Law in Society. He also authored an article titled “Conscience Clauses, Title VII, and the Religious Right of Refusal to Performing Tasks in the Workplace,” which has been published in the Journal.
Additionally, while in law school, David served as President of the Jewish Law Students Association and earned various scholarships including the A. Albert Sugar Memorial Annual Scholarship and the Thomas H. Oehmke Endowed Scholarship for his academic performance and his leadership in student organizations. He also was the recipient of the Bronze Key Certificate in January 2017 for excellent academic performance.
David joined Hewson & Van Hellemont, P.C. in September 2017. David is licensed to practice in the State of Michigan.