DWN helps clients, large and small, with all their legal and business needs.

David W. Nance was born 1966 in El Paso, Texas, and speaks fluent English, German, Spanish as well as conversational Polish and French. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in German and Spanish from the University of Texas at Austin in 1990 and a Doctor of Jurisprudence degree in civil and common law from Loyola University School of Law, New Orleans in 1996, including a semester at the University of Vienna School of Law.

Mr. Nance spent the first three years of his legal career as an associate  for Pünder, Volhard, Weber & Axster (since merged into Clifford Chance) in Warsaw, Poland, and then  for Muñoz de Toro & Muñoz de Toro in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He also spent 5 years with the State of Texas, first as an administrative law judge and then as an Assistant Attorney General managing the work of 10 attorneys handling administrative cases and also training new AAGs in jury trials for the Texas Department of Transportation. Since returning to New Orleans in 2005, he has maintained his own private practice and served as in-house or outside counsel for numerous businesses. 

Mr. Nance is licensed to practice law in Florida, Louisiana, New York, and Texas.


David W. Nance

DWN clients benefit from over 21 years of experience focusing on every aspect of their business and personal legal needs.  

DWN listens to your needs and helps you identify and accomplish your business goals.  Starting a business can be tough on your wallet. DWN helps you start safely and grow intelligently.

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