David is member of Pearson Butler’s Tax, Business, and Estate Planning Team. David represents individuals, businesses, and non-profits in tax and trust matters, with a particular focus on asset protection. David is adept at navigating intricate laws to optimize outcomes, fortify businesses, preserve individual wealth, safeguard assets, and ensure seamless intergenerational transfers.
David’s practice is founded on a commitment to building enduring relationships with clients by gaining a deep understanding of individual objectives and needs. David’s emphasis is not merely on providing legal documents but on ensuring clients' peace of mind and securing a prosperous future.
David’s clients benefit from his meticulous approach, service-driven mindset, and bone-dry sense of humor. With an advanced degree in taxation and a love for music, David combines acuity and artistry to formulate elegantly effective strategies to meet his clients’ ever-changing needs.
Inspired by Ferris Bueller’s famous declaration – “Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it” – David approaches life outside of work with equal enthusiasm. When not working, David embodies a commitment to fully appreciating life’s moments by spending time with his wife and two daughters while fly fishing for trout on a quiet stream, snowboarding down a powdery slope, playing trumpet in a local orchestra, or training for his next ultramarathon on a desolate mountain trail.
- Utah State Bar
- State Bar of Texas
- Baylor University School of Law, Juris Doctor, 2017
- University of Denver Sturm College of Law, Master of Laws – LLM, Taxation, 2021