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David C. Cory has represented military veterans and their survivors in disability compensation cases involving the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).  That included appeals to the Board of Veterans' Appeals (BVA) and the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims (CAVC).


He has been a licensed attorney (State of Florida) since May, 1985.  He is a graduate of Jesuit High School of Tampa (1977), the University of South Florida (BA, Political Science, 1981) and the University of Florida College of Law (Juris Doctor, 1984).   David served as an Air Force judge advocate for twenty years (twelve on active duty,

and then eight in the reserves), retiring in 2005 with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.  He served at active duty assignments in Arizona, England, North Carolina, Saudi Arabia, California and Washington, DC, and he served as a reservist in Florida, Alabama, North Carolina, New Jersey, and California. 

David Cory is accredited by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to represent veterans in disability claims. He also has experience with medical malpractice cases against the VA under 38 U.S.C. Section 1151.  He has experience with many cases before the Air Force Board for Correction of Military Records, the Army Board for Correction of Military Records, and the Board for Correction of Naval Records (for the Navy and Marine Corps). Earlier in his career, he had extensive experience in criminal law and many areas of civil law.


For more than five years, he was the co-host of "The Veterans News Hour," on, and in the past he also discussed veteran issues on WOCA in Ocala, Florida, and WMNF in Tampa, Florida.   .______________________________________________________________________________

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