Columbia Law School, New York, NY
Articles Editor, Columbia Journal of Law and the Arts
Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA
B.S. Engineering (Electrical)/ B.A. Economics
Krevolin & Horst, LLC, Atlanta, GA
July 2013 – April 2015
Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP, Columbus, OH
January 2010 – July 2013
David is a skilled transactional lawyer, specializing in commercial real estate transactions, corporate organization and governance, mergers and acquisitions, and commercial contracts.
David has negotiated hundreds of deals of all types, including:
- Representing developers in the acquisition, financing, and sale of residential subdivisions, commercial projects, and mixed use developments
- Representing borrowers and lenders in construction financing and refinancing of multimillion-dollar projects
- Representing landlords and tenants in leasing space in commercial and industrial developments
- Organizing joint ventures and investment vehicles for participating in development projects
- Negotiating the purchase and sale of mutlimillion-dollar businesses
With significant big-law experience, David has worked on high-stakes deals with multimillion-dollar valuations.
David also helps entrepreneurs form and organize businesses and regularly advises companies on corporate and commercial real estate matters. His experience spans a wide array of industries, including manufacturing, banking, energy, telecommunications, and technology.
An advocate of common-sense legal solutions, David prides himself on being able to explain complex legal issues in simple terms so that his clients may make informed decisions quickly and easily. David also ensures that he is available and accessible whenever a client needs him.
David was very excited to join his dad to form Gentry Law Group, LLC. He thinks that they work well together and that his youthful exuberance has brought a fresh perspective to the firm. David prides himself on being available to his clients whenever necessary, and to return emails, texts and phone calls promptly. His primary goal is to make legal issues and documents as simple as possible, and to be effective at explaining complicated legal matters in an uncomplicated way, so clients can make informed decisions without getting bogged down in the details.
David is a member of the Ohio State and Columbus Bar Associations. Before forming Gentry Law Group, LLC, David worked at Krevolin & Horst LLC in Atlanta, Georgia, and at Vorys, Sater, Seymour, & Pease LLP in Columbus, Ohio.
Outside of work, David enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter, traveling, playing basketball, running, and reading.