David Worley retired from the active practice of law in Atlanta in 2022, after 35 years of complex civil trial and appellate litigation, with substantial experience in nationwide securities, data breach and consumer class action litigation, and many years representing trustees of union pension funds and international and local unions. Worley was Co-Chair of the Federal Legislative Developments Committee of the American Bar Association’s Committee on Labor and Employment Law and Chair of the Labor and Employment Law Sections of the State Bar of Georgia and the Atlanta Bar Association and a member of the AFL-CIO Lawyers Coordinating Committee.
He is a former Chairman of the Democratic Party of Georgia served for many years on the Democratic National Committee and has been a delegate to seven Democratic National Conventions, a member of the 2016 Platform Committee and was the Georgia State Co-Counsel for Obama for America. Most recently he was a member of the National Finance Committee for Biden-Harris 2020. From 2004 to 2021 he served on the Georgia State Election Board.
He has also been Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Clayton State University Foundation, the Clayton County Library System, and the Fayette District Committee of the Boy Scouts of America. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Goethe-Zentrum Atlanta and the Advisory Board of Power the Vote.
David graduated cum laude from Harvard University and received a J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law.