David A. Dismuke
As an Athens attorney at Blasingame, Burch, Garrard & Ashley, P.C., David Alan Dismuke assists clients with a broad range of legal matters, including tax law, corporate transactions, estate planning, estate administration, and trust administration. An attentive person, David always takes a great interest in the concerns of his clients. He strives to treat people in the way that he would like to be treated. Many of the issues that David handles can be incredibly complex, which is why he takes the time to explain everything in a way that is easy to understand. He believes that the more informed a client is, the better able they are to make decisions about their current legal situation and their future.
David was born in Florida but grew up in Alabama. He graduated with a degree in accounting from the University of Alabama, then went on to work as a CPA in Atlanta with the international accounting firm, KPMG. He attended law school at the University of Georgia where he graduated cum laude and was a member of the Law Review. After graduating law school, David worked at a large firm in Atlanta for seven years before ultimately deciding that he preferred living in a smaller town.
Now, David lives in Athens, Georgia with his wife and two teenage children. When he is not working, he enjoys running, fishing, hunting, and scuba diving. David also remains active in the local community of Athens. He is a member of the Athens Rotary Club and a member of the Session at Alps Road Presbyterian Church. He has also assisted with fundraising for the Boy Scouts in the past and is a graduate of the Oconee Chamber of Commerce Leadership Oconee program.
Education- University of Alabama: B.S. in Accounting, magna cum laude, 1992- University of Georgia School of Law: J.D., cum laude, 1998
Professional Memberships- Athens Rotary Club- Western Circuit Bar Association- Georgia Society of CPAs