David was born in Kansas City, Kansas, and graduated from the University of Kansas School of Law in 2006. David spent several years working beside his spouse at a litigation firm before deciding to focus on bankruptcy in 2009. Since then he has represented hundreds of clients through the bankruptcy process.  David joined Patton Knipp & Dean in January of 2015 and assists clients in both Missouri and Kansas.  He frequently represents low-income individuals as a member of the Volunteer Attorney Project.  David spends his time away from the office with his wife, three children, and two dogs.


  • University of Kansas City School of Law 2006

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Missouri
  • S. District Court Western District of Missouri
  • S. District Court District of Kansas
  • Johnson County Housing Coalition – Advisory Board Member


  • Independence, MO