davidLocation: Augusta, GA

Telephone: 706.434.8799

Email: david@crowderstewart.com

After David Stewart graduated magna cum laude from the University of Georgia School of Law in 2004, he began his legal career in Augusta clerking for the Honorable Dudley H. Bowen, Jr. of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Georgia. After his two-year clerkship, David practiced law with the Atlanta law firm of Chilivis, Cochran, Larkins & Bever LLP. From 2007 to 2014, David served as an Assistant United States Attorney in the Southern District of Georgia, prosecuting a variety of criminal cases. While an Assistant United States Attorney, David worked closely with a wide variety of federal law enforcement agencies, including the FBI, HHS-OIG, IRS-CI, EPA-CID, DEA, ATF, ICE-HSI, USSS, USPIS, USMS, HUD-OIG, VA-OIG, DOL-OIG, SSA-OIG, USDA-OIG, DOE-OIG, and FWS-OLE.

Drawing on this extensive experience, David focuses his law practice on representing individuals and businesses in all stages of litigation, especially with federal agencies and in federal court.

Areas of Practice

  • White Collar Criminal Defense
  • Business and Commercial Civil Litigation
  • Internal Investigations
  • Administrative Proceedings

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia
  • Supreme Court of Georgia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia


  • J.D., University of Georgia School of Law, Athens, Georgia (2004)
  • B.A., Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah (2001)

Past Employment Positions

  • Assistant United States Attorney, Southern District of Georgia
    • Health Care Fraud Coordinator
    • Environmental Crimes Coordinator
    • Interim Asset Forfeiture Coordinator
  • Associate, Chilivis, Cochran, Larkins & Bever, Atlanta, Georgia
  • Judicial Law Clerk, U.S. District Judge Dudley H. Bowen, Jr., Southern District of Georgia