“Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did, and it never will.”
– Frederick Douglass, 1857
David O. Ford is an Associate Attorney with The Bendinelli Law Firm, LLC who focuses his practice on Workers’ Compensation law. Mr. Ford is a fifth-generation attorney who combines a unique blend of real world work experience with an extensive legal background to form a driving dedication to representing people who have been injured on the job.
Mr. Ford first entered the workforce at the age of sixteen as a laborer with a concrete construction company in his hometown of South Bend, IN. He has since worked in many aspects of residential and commercial construction, and he is a firm believer in the virtues of hard work. Some of his fondest memories and greatest friendships were developed in the oilfield, where Mr. Ford worked as a roughneck on drilling rigs in Wyoming and in Colorado. He has also held a Management position within the H.S.E. department of a large, publicly traded onshore drilling company. His experiences in heavy industry have greatly shaped his passion for protecting the rights of injured workers.
Mr. Ford lives in Denver with his wife. They enjoy traveling, gardening, walking their dog and supporting local artists. David is past member-at-large of the Baker Historic Neighborhood Association Board of Directors and has been a Guest Teacher at Denver North High School. He is also a competitive powerlifter.
- Indiana University School of Law – Bloomington, J.D., 2006
- Indiana University, B.S., 2003