David Teicher, M.Sc., J.D., is an Associate Attorney at DuVal & Associates, P.A., a law firm dedicated to counseling companies in the medical device, pharmaceutical, biotech, food, and nutritional supplement industries. His practice focuses on regulatory and clinical affairs strategies, preparing domestic and foreign submissions, and creating and implementing quality systems for compliance with FDA's QSR and international regulations and standards. Dave has a thirty year career specializing in FDA regulatory affairs.
Dave started as an investigator biomedical engineer in the FDA's Los Angeles and Minneapolis District Offices where he conducted approximately 300 factory quality assurance audits of medical device manufacturers in the United States and internationally including manufacturers of cardiac pacemakers, mechanical heart valves, angioplasty catheters, dialysis membranes, intraocular lenses, and anesthesia and respiratory care equipment. He then worked in management roles at seven medical device companies including SCIMED and Endocardial Solutions.
Dave earned his Juris Doctor from the William Mitchell College of Law, his Master of Science Biomedical Engineering from the University of Southern California, and his Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in Chemistry from San Diego State University.
Dave is currently an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Regulatory Affairs and Services at St. Cloud State University.