David D. Lisitza is a member of the Securities and Exchange Commission's Appellate Group, where he writes and supervises the writing of briefs for federal appellate courts, orally argues cases before courts of appeals, and conducts regulatory analysis.
David’s focus is on insider trading, and he wrote the SEC's appellate briefs in Salman, Newman, Rajaratnam, Gupta, Payton, Obus, and Dorozhko.
David clerked for Judge Frank H. Easterbrook of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. He worked in Mayer Brown’s Supreme Court and Appellate Practice group, and as an associate with Gibson Dunn.
David received both his J.D. and B.A. from the University of Chicago.