Daniel Scialpi is a civil litigator who has been practicing law at Patrick Malone and Associates, in Washington, D.C., since 2010. In that time, Mr. Scialpi has specialized in the representation of individuals and families in personal injury, wrongful death, and medical malpractice cases.
Mr. Scialpi tries cases in the state and federal courts of Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia, with the results being some of the largest verdicts in the Washington, D.C. area. These include a $12.65 million verdict against an insurance company for acting in bad faith by failing to provide insurance coverage related to a serious auto collision, an $8.35 million verdict in a medical malpractice case against a doctor whose negligence caused his patient to lose a leg; a $3.6 million verdict in a medical malpractice case in which a prematurely born baby suffered a severe and disfiguring chemical burn on her leg while in a hospital’s NICU, and a $3.6 million verdict for a man who suffered life-altering injuries when he was struck by a government vehicle.
Mr. Scialpi currently also serves as the 68th President of the Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan Washington, D.C. He has been an active member of that organization throughout his career, serving on various committees. He has testified before the D.C. Council on legislation that would impact the civil justice system and the ability of ordinary people to get justice in the District of Columbia.
Mr. Scialpi is also a member of the Maryland Association of Justice, the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, and the American Association of Justice, where he has served as a member of the Board of Governors as a Revitalization Governor.
Mr. Scialpi is a member of the Bar Associations of Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia, where he has served as the chair of the Tort Law Steering Committee.
Mr. Scialpi has been named a Washington, D.C. Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers Magazine after being selected as a Super Lawyers Rising Star in Washington, DC, and a National Trial Lawyers Top 40 Under 40.
Mr. Scialpi was born and raised on Long Island, New York. He attended the George Washington University (’06, B.A. in History and Political Science) and American University, Washington College of Law (’09, J.D.). Mr. Scialpi’s career of advocacy began in law school, where he was a member of the Disability Rights Legal Clinic, as well as the Moot Court Team.
After graduating law school, Mr. Scialpi served as a law clerk for the Honorable Marielsa Bernard, in the Circuit Court for Montgomery County, Maryland.
Mr. Scialpi is married with two sons and lives in Arlington, Virginia.