Gaylord, MI/WW Press/May 7, 2020– David P. Leonardson, Attorney and Founder of David P. Leonardson, Divorce and Custody Attorney was selected for inclusion as a President’s Circle Member into the Top Attorneys of North America 2020-21 edition of The Who’s Who Directories.
David Leonardson is a practicing attorney and Founder of the Top-Rated Law Firm, David P. Leonardson, Attorney at Law, based in Gaylord, Michigan. Having practiced Law for over 28 years, Dave works with the families of Northern Michigan in all matters, including Elder Law, Trust formation, Divorce and Custody, Juvenile, and Probate proceedings. Dave’s attention to such matters have included adoption services as well as a continued contractual relationship with County Government for representative of Juveniles in criminal and abuse/neglect cases. He also assists families in Chapter 7 Bankruptcy and Real Estate transactions. He is a graduate of M.S.U. and Thomas Cooley Law School.
Prior to his law degree, Mr. Leonardson was active in sales and Real Estate management as well as Sales Training, General Manager, Regional Vice President and Builder. His early career was in Transportation Management and Sales. As a product of the ’60’s, Dave even has an Associate’s Degree in Massage Therapy as well as an interest in Alternative Health Solutions.
Dave has taught Business Law Classes at Lansing Community College and Davenport Community College. Dave has spoken before many groups on Social and Law matters including such diverse groups as Real Estate Boards, Church groups, Foster-Care families and Career opportunity youth groups.
Some of his Past and Present Associations include: Past Officer 46th Judicial Circuit Bar Association, a Legal Representative-Otsego County DRUG/ALCOHOL BOARD, Director Northwest Area Hospice, Past Vice-President of the Gaylord/Otsego Chamber of Commerce, Past President & Chair-Entertainment of the Alpenfest Board of Directors, the Greater Lansing Board of Realtors (also Real Estate Associate of the Year), Community Mediation Board of Directors-Otsego County, member of the Southern Poverty Law Center, member of the Sierra Club, member of Friends of the Smithsonian, member of the USTA (United States Tennis Association and the USGA (United States Golf Association).
Among Dave’s lifelong passions include extensive Travel and competitive Tennis and not-so competitive Golf.
The Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who have reached a recognizable degree of success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of the accomplishments within the North American legal community.