Tulane University Law School, New Orleans, LA (J.D., cum laude, 2016)

Tulane Law Review, Senior Articles Editor

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL (2011)

Bachelor of Arts, Economics, Political Science


Mr. D’Avello practices administrative law and civil litigation in state and federal courts at the trial and appellate level. He regularly practices in state agency licensure investigations and administrative proceedings, represents clients in complex civil suits, antitrust, and constitutional law claims, and advises on regulatory compliance and legal ethics matters.

Mr. D’Avello joined the firm following terms as a law clerk for the Honorable Tu M. Pham, Magistrate Judge for the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Tennessee, and staff attorney at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.

While in law school, Mr. D’Avello was elected Senior Articles Editor of the Tulane Law Review, earned the Mitchell Franklin Award, and served as an intern for the Commodity Futures Trading Commission’s Division of Market Oversight, and the U.S. Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division, both in Washington, D.C.


Tulane Law Review Alumni Association, Board Member

Federal Bar Association, Member

Louisiana State Bar Association, Member

New Orleans Bar Association, Member


Law Clerk to the Honorable Tu M. Pham, Magistrate Judge, United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee (2017-2019)

Staff Attorney, United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit (2016-2017)




U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Louisiana

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit


Selected for inclusion Thomson Reuter® Rising Stars (2022- 2024)

Tulane Law Review, Senior Articles Editor

Member, American-Israel Friendship League’s 2016 Law Review Editors Delegation to Israel

Tulane Law School’s Mitchell Franklin Award

University of Illinois, Dean’s List