David K. Monroe

David Monroe specializes in complex civil, administrative and white collar criminal litigation, with a particular focus on the transportation industry.  He has extensive experience in criminal investigations, enforcement proceedings and class action litigation involving antitrust issues as well as proceedings arising under United States law governing export controls, international trade sanctions and foreign corrupt payments. David also has substantial experience in rate reasonableness and ratemaking proceedings relating to railroads, oil pipelines and other modes of transportation.

David has represented clients in numerous federal district courts, before the United States Courts of Appeals for the First, Second, Third, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, Ninth, Eleventh and D.C Circuits, and before a variety of federal agencies, including the Department of Justice, Surface Transportation Board, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Department of Transportation, Federal Maritime Commission, Federal Aviation Administration, Transportation Security Administration, and the Maritime Administration.


  • Harvard Law School (Juris Doctor, 1981)
  • SUNY Stony Brook (B.S., 1972)

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • California