email@example.comPhone: BA, St. Mary's University
JD, Western New England College, School of Law.
David is a shareholder at Messerli & Kramer, P.A. and is the former Vice President - Legal for Carlson Real Estate Company and Tonkawa, Inc. (the Carlson family office). While employed at Carlson, David was responsible for all legal activity of its real estate investments as well as legal and advisory functions for the Carlson family office. David is a 1983 graduate of St. Mary's University in Winona, Minnesota. Immediately following graduation and until 1990, he was employed in sales and management capacities by various Fortune 100 and small closely held companies. He received his Juris Doctorate in 1993 from Western New England College, School of Law, Springfield, Massachusetts and is licensed to practice law in Wisconsin and Minnesota. David is a member of the Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Hennepin County Bar Associations. Prior to joining Carlson in 1996, he was a real estate attorney in the legal department of Famous Footwear, a Division of Brown Group, Inc., based in Madison, Wisconsin. David is an adjunct professor at Hamline University School of Law and is an Associate Professor at St. Mary’s University of Minnesota. He has guest lectured at the University of St. Thomas Center for Real Estate Education and is a member of Lambda Alpha International, a land economics society. Dave is also active in the community having coached youth athletics and continues to serve on local government committees, charitable and corporate boards.