David D. Schweigert

David D. Schweigert

Certified Civil Trial Specialist
National Board of Trial Advocacy
Bismarck, North Dakota
Dave and his wife Suzanne, who is also an attorney, have three boys. When Dave is not in the office, he can be found coaching and taxiing his three boys around to football, hockey and basketball games and practice. He enjoys being outdoors hunting, running or helping out on the family ranch located in the Williston Basin that has been in his family for generations. Dave has successfully handled numerous jury and bench trials and is board certified as Certified Civil Trial Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.

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Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Product Liability
  • Insurance Defense
  • Business Disputes Litigation

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • North Dakota, 1993
  • Montana, 1994
  • South Dakota, 1993
  • U.S. District Court District of North Dakota
  • U.S. District Court District of Montana
  • U.S. District Court District of South Dakota
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit


  • University of North Dakota School of Law, Grand Forks, North Dakota
    • J.D. - 1993
    • Honors: With distinction, Law Review
  • Jamestown College, Jamestown, North Dakota
    • B.A. magna cum laude - 1990
    • Honors: With Honors, College Fellow in Business and History, NDAC All-Conference (Football)
    • Major: Business
    • Major: History
    • Major: Political Science

Representative Clients

  • Wells Fargo Bank
  • Farmer's Alliance Mutual Insurance Company
  • Sedgewick
  • American Claims
  • numerous individuals and businesses

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • North Dakota State Bar Association
  • North Dakota Association for Justice, Treasurer
  • North Dakota Association for Justice, President Elect