David D. Fairchild

Director of Information Technology | Seattle | 206.223.6124 |

Fairchild, David D.

Fairchild, David D.

Director of Information Technology

Professional Experience

David Fairchild joined Lane Powell in 1996 and currently serves in the capacity of Director of Information Technology. His diverse technical background includes application development, technical support, database management, software testing, data integration and analysis, and 20 years of experience in Legal Information Technology. David leads a dynamic team of technology professionals and oversees all technology functions and initiatives at the Firm. His team effectively manages all network infrastructures, computer platforms, mobile devices, enterprise applications and services, development initiatives and technical training; while exploring innovative and efficient processes and solutions in support of the Firm’s strategic initiatives.

David also serves as a Security Officer for Lane Powell and is a key member of the Firm’s Incident Response Team. Prior to joining the Firm, David worked at Microsoft in a variety of positions.


  • Washington State University (B.A., 1990)

Professional and Community Activities

  • Member, International Legal Technology Association
  • Member, Rebuilding Together, South Puget Sound Chapter