Dave Porter is a native of Columbia, Mississippi. Dave received his Bachelor of Business Administration in Managerial Finance from the University of Mississippi in 2010. In 2014, Dave graduated magna cum laude from the University of Mississippi School of Law where he finished in the top 5% of his class. While in law school, Dave was the Associate Cases Editor and Alumni Coordinator for Volume 83 of the Mississippi Law Journal, was a member of Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Delta Phi, and chosen by the Family Law faculty as the Harold O. Grissom, Jr. and Grissom Domestic Law Firm Excellence in Family Law scholar. Dave also received the Outstanding Student Award in Conflict of Laws and Chancery Court Practice.
Dave currently practices in the areas of commercial litigation and transactions.
Dave is admitted to practice in all Mississippi state courts, the United States District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. He is a also a member of the Mississippi Bar, Madison County Bar Association, Capital Area Bar Association, and the Jackson Young Lawyers Association.
Dave currently lives in Madison, and when away from the office, he enjoys going to Ole Miss football games, duck hunting and playing golf.