More than 25 years of criminal law experience.
Dave Nelson has been practicing criminal law for 25 years. He has successfully represented defendants in murder cases, sex offenses, drug cases and federal cases. He has also taught classes on criminal practice to fellow attorneys.
Dave is a member of the Washington State Bar, Western District Federal Bar, Whatcom County Bar Association, and is an active participant in the Whatcom County CASA program. He a past president of the Whatcom County Bar Association. Dave also regularly sits as pro tem judge in the county municipal courts.
Dave is active in the community and has served as president on a number of non-profit agency boards including Big Brothers & Big Sisters, Evergreen AIDS Foundation, and Lydia Place.