Outside of the wonderful world of theatre and film, David is an attorney. He received his Juris Doctor from the University of Illinois Chicago School of Law (formerly The John Marshall Law School) and has been practicing since 2010.
He is licensed in Illinois, Kansas (inactive), the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. He is a member of the Illinois State Bar Association, the Illinois Creditors Bar Association, and the Decalogue Society of Lawyers. With Decalogue, he has been honored with a Life Membership and the Intra-Society Award for Merit.
He has also been a coach with the trial advocacy program at his law school for several years. He has coached three teams to national championships at the Harvard Law School Animal Law Closing Argument Competition (a competition he himself won when in law school).
David is the Managing Attorney at the law firm of Trunkett & Trunkett, P.C.
Fall 2023. "My Performance before the Illinois Supreme Court" The Decalogue Tablets, p. 27
Fall 2022. "How Do You Say “Affiant”? Legal Terms and Their Pesky Pronunciations" The Decalogue Tablets, p. 15
Spring 2022. "My Lunch with Judge Andreou, Part 2" The Decalogue Tablets, p. 26
Fall 2021. "My Lunch with Judge Andreou, Part 1" The Decalogue Tablets, p. 22
Spring 2019. "My Football Game with Marty" The Decalogue Tablets, p. 26
Spring 2018. "My Night at the Theatre with Justice Mikva" The Decalogue Tablets, p. 19
Fall 2017. "My Interview with Judges Thorne and Esrig" The Decalogue Tablets, pp. 14-15
Spring 2017. " My Dinner With Marty" The Decalogue Tablets, pp. 4-5
Fall 2016. "Best Practices - Post Judgment Remedies and Defenses: Citations and Liens and Garnishments, Oh My!" The Decalogue Tablets, pp. 8, 11
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