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David Whitcomb



David J. Whitcomb is the founder/owner of Whitcomb Law Firm, P.C.  Mr. Whitcomb is a graduate of Canandaigua Academy (1995) and obtained his law degree from the Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law (2007).  Mr. Whitcomb focuses his practice on real estate (transactions, contracts, leases, and evictions), lending, estate planning and probate and business entity formation. Mr. Whitcomb believes in personal representation and focusing on each client's needs and giving them personalized attention to obtain the best possible outcome regardless of the type of matter.  In addition to his law practice, Mr. Whitcomb is the Assistant City Court Judge for the City of Canandaigua where he handles civil and criminal matters, including evictions for the city court.  Other highlights of Mr. Whitcomb's career include:


Owner/Attorney - Whitcomb Law Firm, P.C.:  January 2011 - present.


City Court Judge (Part-Time) City of Canandaigua:  January 2021 - present.


Councilmember At-Large - Canandaigua City Council:  January 2009 - December 2020.


Attorney - Muehe and Newton, LLP:  August 2007 - January 2011


Voted "Best of Finger Lakes 2020" - Attorney/Law Firm of the Year

Voted "Best of Finger Lakes 2021" - Law Firm of the Year

Voted "Best of Finger Lakes 2022" - Law Firm of the Year

Voted "Finger Lakes Finest 2022" - Estate Law Firm of the Year


Mr. Whitcomb was also recently spotlighted in the news after purchasing a building in historic downtown Geneva, New York, where he discovered a hidden 100 year old attic that contained a treasure trove of photographs, portraits and photography equipment from the renowned photographer J.E. Hale, including a portrait of famed suffragist Susan B. Anthony.  You can read more about this historic find here:  

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