Specializing in Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Litigation
 with Emphasis on Trauma to the Brain

(619) 235-6344
San Diego, California

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B.A. from Pomona College

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J.D. from Stanford Law School

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M.B.A. from Stanford Business School

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Member of San Diego Brain Injury Foundation since 1984

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Highest Legal Ability and Ethical Rating Continuously Since 1984 (AV Preeminent, 4.5-5.0)** Martindale-Hubbell Legal Directory

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Practicing Law in San Diego, Southern California

 

It is time to break the silence of the traumatic brain injury epidemic.

 

 

Call 619.235.6344 or 866-headlaw´┐Ż(1.866.432.3529)  
or email goldin@headlaw.com for a free consultation.

 

In 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, David Goldin Named a Top 100 Trial Lawyer in California by the National Trial Lawyers Association

 

In March, 2014 and 2015, San Diego Magazine names David L. Goldin as one of the Top Lawyers in San Diego (who have reached the highest levels of ethical standards and professional excellence).

 

 

Super Lawyer Logo  "Seriously Outstanding--The Top 5 Percent"

Once again in 2015, for the seventh time, David Goldin is chosen as one of the top lawyers in San Diego in the field of "Personal Injury Plaintiff: General"

 

 

More recent recoveries for our brain injury clients of

  $3,000,000, $10,800,000 (of counsel), $4,000,000,
$2,175,000, $1,340,000, $990,000, $925,000 and $1,125,000.  
Please call if you would like details.

 

 

 

 

Personal Concern for Injury Survivors and Their Caregivers

"Your assistance secured the finances that allowed us not just to afford finding the best medical care possible, but also to be able to have our children. There were some very difficult days that left us fearing that this hope and dream would never be fulfilled. I cannot express to you the gratitude we both feel for your guidance and support through that case and what it has allowed us to create in our lives."

Letter dated March 20, 2015, from husband with regards to wife's injuries and recovery.

 

"I would like to thank you for all the hard work and dedication you have displayed in representing my son for the past few years.  The effort you put into this case is proof of a true professional and also a man with great integrity.  I really believe you had the best interest at all times for my son."

Letter dated March 19, 2007, from mother of brain injured client.

Judge's Comment

At a hearing in San Diego Superior Court on September 30, 2010, to approve a $3,000,000 settlement for my brain injured client and his wife, the Judge kindly remarked that I am "someone you could play dice with over the phone." 

It always makes sense to me to be truthful in representing my clients. 

If there is not a true story to be told, there is no reason to have my assistance.

AV Preeminent Continuously Since 1984

AV Preeminent (4.5-5.0) is a significant rating accomplishment - a testament to the fact that a lawyer's peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence.

(Martindale-Hubbell Legal Directory)

David Goldin graduated from Stanford Law and Stanford Business Schools as the first student to complete the then new law (JD) and business (MBA) combined degree program at Stanford. He started his legal career in San Diego in criminal law successfully handling jury trials for those who could not afford an attorney in serious felony cases such as rape, robbery and murder, obtaining "not guilty" jury verdicts in these and other cases on behalf of his indigent clients. 

In the mid-1970's Mr. Goldin's law practice changed to civil cases. In the 1980's, along with an active business litigation practice, he became interested in brain injury cases. In the 1990's he found those suffering "mild" traumatic brain injuries often did not receive fair compensation in our courts and decided to concentrate on helping survivors of brain injury and their families. Since that time Mr. Goldin has successfully obtained numerous six and seven figure money recoveries for his injury clients.

Mr. Goldin now focuses his law practice on serious brain and spinal cord (central nervous system) injury.  His goal is to offer personal legal services that make a difference by providing attention and resources for the successful treatment and rehabilitation of injury survivors and their families.  

Mr. Goldin believes the key to successful legal representation is personal concern for his clients and their caregivers.

                                                                                                                                            

Selected Community Activities


Opinion Editorial in the San Diego Union-Tribune
October 17, 2007

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Breaking the Silence
on Brain Injury

What do Steve Young, Troy Aikman, Stan Humphries, Eric Lindros, Pat LaFontain, Dale Ernhardt, Jr., Chris Irwin, George Clooney, and probably 20% or more of our troops returning from Iraq and Afghanistan, have in common? This is an increasingly important question; please take a moment to think about it before reading on.

(Complete Article)


Brain Injury Speaker Series Video


The San Diego Brain Injury Foundation, in cooperation with the University of California, San Diego, presents the Brain Injury Speaker Series on Legal Evidence and Tactics. Mr. Goldin discusses how to make an invisible brain injury visible for a judge and jury to understand the reality and severity of the brain damage to the survivor. This program in its entirety has been broadcast multiple times on local TV.

Click here to view videos:

 

  (Link to Segment of Video--approximately five minutes)

 

  (Link to Complete Video--approximately 30 minutes)

 


9-11 Trial Lawyers Care

Brain Injury Lawyer, David L. Goldin free representation for 911 victims.

 

 

Consumer Attorneys of San Diego Certificate of Appreciation

 

 

SDBIF Certificate of Recognition

 

 

Acquired Brain Injury Program

David Goldin, conducts Acquired Brain Injury Program

 

 

 

The Goldins

 


David Goldin has enjoyed residing and working in San Diego since graduating from law school and business school.  He and his wife, Constance (Connie) Cote Goldin, a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, were married in 1980, and have lived in the Sunset Cliffs area of San Diego since 1985. When they started their family, Connie became a full time homemaker, mother and community volunteer. They have two sons, 30 and 32, who they love and respect.

Connie assists David at his office in several capacities. When David's cases are going to trial, Connie is actively involved in many stages of preparation and support, including focus group presentations, witness management and real time trial feedback.  Connie is also fully involved with MomtoMadre.org, her non-profit devoted to giving a hand, in English and Spanish, to young moms trying to beat the odds.

 

                                                                                                                                    

I hope my website helps you if you or your loved one 

 face these life-challenging injuries.

 

Where Justice Is a Bridge to Healing

 

 

 

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It is time to break the silence of the traumatic brain injury epidemic.

 

If an attorney can handle brain injury litigation, the attorney can handle any injury case.

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