Mr. White graduated from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point after earning numerous honors, including being named West Point Cadet of the Year. After serving five years as an active duty Army officer, he continued his service in the U.S. Army Reserve while attending Pepperdine University School of Law. Mr. White graduated Magna Cum Laude and served as editor-in-chief of the Pepperdine Law Review. While at Pepperdine, Mr. White won the National Institute for Trial Advocacy's Tournament of Champions and the annual Dalsimer Moot Court Competition. He also served as president of the Christian Legal Society and was a member of Order of the Barristers and Order of the Coif.
Following law school, Mr. White served as a law clerk at the United States Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit on behalf of the Honorable Samuel A. Alito, Jr. who was then a judge on that court. Shortly after being elevated to the U.S. Supreme Court, Justice Alito asked Mr. White to join him for a second clerkship during the Supreme Court's 2008-2009 term.
In addition to his appellate expertise, Mr. White also provides clients with broad experience at all stages of litigation and alternative dispute resolution in state and federal venues. He has experience in government investigations, discrimination claims, constitutional matters, securities claims, white collar matters, bankruptcies, as well as a number of other civil matters. Mr. White has separately advised employers and employees on employment related matters. He has also advised state and local law enforcement, social services, and education chief executives on public school safety issues. Mr. White has served as counsel for plaintiffs and defendants.Representative Experience