Dave Puskar's practice focuses on civil litigation, with an emphasis on commercial litigation, municipal litigation and insurance defense. Dave regularly represents corporate, municipal and individual clients in Courts throughout the State of Michigan, on matters which include business tort claims, commercial transactions, tax, municipal law, ordinance and development disputes and real estate litigation. Dave has handled numerous matters through trial, as well as alternative dispute resolution proceedings such as facilitation and case evaluation. In addition to his admission to practice in the Courts of the State of Michigan, Dave is admitted to the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan.
While in law school, Dave completed externships with Ohio's Sixth District Court of Appeals and the Toledo Bar Association's Pro Bono Program. Dave was also a two year competition member of the University of Toledo's Trial Advocacy Team, earning the Most Outstanding Advocate award each year. Through his participation in UT's Trial Advocacy Program, Dave was selected to be a National Member of the Order of Barristers.
Dave is involved in the Great Lakes Bay Region Community as an active member of the Fordney Club of Saginaw County and the Saginaw Young Professionals Network. Additionally, Dave is a former member of the Saginaw Valley Crime Stoppers Board of Directors.