Partner and Trust & Estate Advisor of Equitable Trust Company, a position he has held since joining the company in 2014. Previously David was General Counsel and Chief Operating Officer of an international print and digital media company. From 1998 to 2008, David was a partner in the law firm of Harwell Howard Hyne Gabbert & Manner, PC where his practice focused on corporate and securities, mergers and acquisitions, private equity and technology licensing. David started his career in Arthur Andersen’s tax division in Nashville. David earned a BS, magna cum laude, in Accountancy from the University of Mississippi and a Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Tennessee.