Dave Scher

Of Counsel


Dave Scher serves as an Of-Counsel attorney at The Machin Law Firm, LLC.

Dave joins The Machin Law Firm, LLC after serving as principal for the Hoyer Law Group, PLLC and the Employment Law Group in Washington, D.C. He has built a reputation as a fierce advocate for his clients in varying matters including civil litigation, employment law cases, and now, in family law matters. Dave is a trusted family law attorney who approaches each case with unwavering dedication and a compassionate heart. His ability to navigate the complexities of family law, combined with his empathetic approach, makes him an exceptional advocate for clients seeking resolutions that prioritize their families' future.

Dave graduated from Cornell University with degrees in Statistics and Biochemistry and received his law degree from Fordham Law School.

He began his career in New York and New Jersey practicing in the field of corporate commercial litigation. Dave is also a frequent news commentator and has been interviewed by ABC Network News, Forbes.com, Politico, MarketWatch, AARP, and several local news channels in Washington and Florida.

Dave is licensed to practice in the District of Columbia, the states of New York, New Jersey, California, and Virginia; U.S. Tax Court; Court of Federal Claims; federal courts for the Eastern District of Michigan, District of Columbia, Maryland, Eastern District of Virginia, Eastern District of California, Central District of California, Eastern District of New York, and Southern District of New York; and the appellate courts for the Fourth, Fifth, and Ninth Circuit Courts of Appeals.


  • Fordham University School of Law, New York, New York
  • Cornell University
  • Major: Statistics
  • Major: Biochemistry

Bar Admission

  • District of Columbia
  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • California
  • Virginia
  • Maryland
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 4th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit

Practice Areas

  • Family Law
  • Business Law
  • Employment Law
  • Whistleblower/False Claims Act Litigation