Welcome to Whalen Law

David M. Whalen
844-4-Whalen • davidwhalen.com

WORK EXPERIENCE
David Whalen, Attorney at Law, Southern California, 2001 to Present
• Immigration, Criminal & Consumer Law
• Hundreds of court appearances, thousands of cases, high success rate
• Freelance Attorney for other attorneys writing motions, briefs and appeals

U.S. Dept. of Justice, Washington, DC 1997-2000
• Law Clerk for Asylum & Refugee Division

Executive Office for Immigration Review, Detroit and LA, 2000-2001
• Attorney General Honor's Program, Law Clerk for U.S. Immigration Judges

La Mancha Media, San Diego, CA 2008 to Present Founder & Director
• Created a 501(c)(3) non-profit media company to highlight charity work
• Produced several fundraising videos for charities and three feature documentaries
• Awards including Best Film and several Official Selections for two feature docs

EDUCATION
Columbus School of Law, Catholic Univ. of America, Washington, DC May 2000
Juris Doctorate Certificate in International Law GPA 3.3 out of 4
B.A., Political Science/Economics, Christendom College, Front Royal, VA May 1995
M.A., American Studies, Univ. of Dallas, Dallas, TX 1999

COMPUTER SKILLS
Office Applications: Word Film Editing Software: Premiere Pro, After Effects, Photoshop

LANGUAGES
Native English; Novice Spanish

ACTIVITIES AND INTERESTS
Authors, Filmmaking, Swimming, Hiking, Travelling (over 70 countries to date)