David Uchida



David Uchida is a partner in the Los Angeles office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the Toxic Tort & Environmental Litigation, Asbestos Litigation and Products Liability Practices. Mr. Uchida's primary focus is the defense of manufacturers, retailers, suppliers and premises owners in toxic tort and environmental litigation. Mr. Uchida is versed in all phases of litigation in both state and federal courts and has enjoyed great success in obtaining dismissals, summary judgments and favorable settlements for his clients. Mr. Uchida works closely with his clients to create innovative strategies to best serve his client's goals and interests.

Mr. Uchida has been recognized as a Rising Star by Superlawyers since 2013.

Primary Area(s) of Practice

  • Toxic Tort & Environmental Litigation
  • Asbestos Litigation

Additional Experience



U.S. District Court for the Central District of California

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California


Japanese American Bar Association

Awards & Honors

Super Lawyers, Southern California Rising Star, 2013 - 2018


Loyola Law School

Juris Doctor, 2004

University of California, Los Angeles

Bachelor of Science in International Economics and Japanese, 2001