Elkanich, David

David Elkanich

Adjunct Law Faculty


David J. Elkanich is a partner in Holland & Knight LLP’s Portland office. He advises lawyers and law firms in a wide range of professional responsibility matters, including ethics advice, bar discipline defense, and litigation assistance. In particular, he enjoys counseling lawyers and other professionals how to navigate an “electronic” practice and encourages lawyers to #innovate how they deliver legal services. Mr. Elkanich also maintains an active civil litigation practice.

Mr. Elkanich received his JD from the University of Oregon School of Law and his BA, magna cum laude, from the University of Arizona. He is admitted to practice in Oregon, Washington, Idaho.


Previous Courses:

Regulation & Ethics of Lawyers - Spring 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019

Modern Ethics & the Future of Lawyering - Spring 2021

Specialty Areas and Course Descriptions

Modern Ethics & the Future of Lawyering - Spring 2022