David Carnright – An Attorney Who Specializes in Insurance Coverage and Defense
David Carnright is an attorney who specializes in insurance coverage and defense. He was recently arrested in Miami for sexual battery against a woman he encountered outside a bar.
He was sentenced to six months in jail and must register as a sexual offender. Additionally, charges of endangering the welfare of a child have been filed against him – a misdemeanor.
Early Life and Education
David Carnright is an attorney specializing in Labor and Employment Litigation, Receiverships, Bankruptcies, Complex Business Litigation, Commercial Litigation, and Business Torts. With over two decades of experience under his belt, David Carnright continues to practice law with distinction.
He was born and raised in Cornwall-on-Hudson, attending schools there before graduating from Cornwall Central High School in 1971.
Dave has served the village of Ashburton as a trustee for eight years, serving it proudly since that time. A father of four and resident for over 40 years, he is married to Louise who also holds office as trustee. An active member in his community, Dave enjoys spending time with family and is proud to be part of its future plans; looking forward to many more years serving its residents.
David Carnright is an associate at Damian & Valori, a renowned Miami-based law firm. His practice areas include Labor & Employment Litigation, Receiverships, Bankruptcies and Complex Business Litigation.
He is currently a member of The Florida Bar, Cuban American Bar Association and Dade County Bar Association. Additionally, he holds an ABA-accredited law degree from Fordham University School of Law (J.D., 2010) that was accredited by the American Bar Association.
He is a Saugerties native who previously worked for both the District Attorney’s Office and Ulster County Public Defender’s Office before being elected in November. His focus is on seeking justice against all transgressions, especially crimes committed with guns or against vulnerable populations. Furthermore, he intends to stop elder abuse by expanding his office’s Consumer Fraud Bureau into an overall Public Integrity Bureau.
Achievements and Honors
David is a journalist renowned for his work. He has earned multiple awards and honors, as well as recognition for his commitment to truth and accountability.
He has served as a reporter for WBAL-TV and Hearst News, where his investigative reporting helped the station win a Walter Cronkite Award. Furthermore, he received the Gavel Award from the Maryland Bar Association for uncovering corruption within the court system.
Dave was an active member of his community with a great sense of humor. He was involved in multiple organizations such as Knightdale Lions Club and loved spending time with family. Dave also enjoyed coaching his sons’ sports teams and reading avidly; ultimately leading to him earning an Eagle Scout title and excelling academically.
David Carnright is an insurance attorney from Miami who practices law there. He has been accused of sexually assaulting a woman he encountered outside a bar.
On Friday, he was arrested and charged with one count of sexual battery. Currently, he is out on bond from jail.
He loves spending time with family and friends, as well as listening to music in his free moments.
He is the son of Palmer James and Dorothy (Porter) Carnright and married to Louise. A proud native of Cornwall, he graduated from Cornwall Central High School.