David L Freeman

David Freeman

David Freeman is an Attorney who advises clients how to prepare for the inevitable: taxes and family squabbles.
David began working in the estate administration field in 2011 when he served as a judicial intern in the Superior Count of California, Santa Clara County Probate Division. He then started work on the client-side with the Dayton Law Firm of San Jose in 2012 as a legal intern, assisting attorneys and staff in a diversity of estate planning, probate, and trust administration projects. Upon receipt of his Juris Doctor in 2013, he shifted his responsibilities towards counseling clients and drafting estate plans.  In 2017 David started teaching Estate Planning at University of California, Santa Cruz Extension to potential Certified Financial Planners.
David was awarded his Juris Doctor degree in 2013 from the Santa Clara University School of Law. While there, he earned both the CALI Excellence for the Future Award and the Witkin Award for Academic Excellence for Community Property, and was also the recipient of the CALI Excellence for the Future Award for Voting Rights Seminar. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in 2010 from the University of California, Santa Barbara, where he majored in Political Science and Minored in Women, Culture, and Development.
Prior to working in the legal field, David held jobs ranging from bookkeeping for an Accounting Firm to acting as a “Vertical Lifeguard” for an indoor rock-climbing gym.
Beyond his life as an Attorney, David enjoys adventurous sports, including rock climbing, hiking, snowboarding, and driving slow cars around racetracks.