screen-shot-2016-09-29-at-10-39-27-amDave Madgett is an accomplished litigator who honed his skills while serving in the United States Air Force. After graduating with a math degree from Colgate University and a Juris Doctor from the University of Virginia, Dave started his legal career by working as a Judge Advocate and Chief of Justice in the military. As head of the justice division and special prosecutor in the Special Victims Unit, he investigated and prosecuted sexual assault cases. Dave is a noted military officer, and he was awarded the Air Force Commendation Medal in 2013.

Dave applies his legal training and experiences to best serve the clients of Madgett Law. Although he has worked in conjunction with a variety of institutional clients in his positions at Dorsey & Whitney, Merrill Lynch, and State Street, he is most proud to represent individual consumers who have been treated unfairly by banks and businesses.

Dave lives in his hometown of Wayzata, Minnesota, with his wife and twin boys. Dave looks forward to introducing his boys to all of his favorite hobbies, including sailing, skiing, and running. Dave is also an active member in the Minneapolis Club.


Practice areas: Civil Business Litigation, FDCPA, FCRA, TCPA, SCRA, USERRA, General Servicemember Representation.


J.D., University of Virginia, 2009
B.A., Colgate University, Mathematics and Economics, 2004


Minnesota (2009)
U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota (2010)
U.S. District Court, North Dakota (2012)
U.S. District Court, Eastern District Wisconsin (2013)
U.S. District Court, Western District Wisconsin (2013)
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces (2009)
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit (2016)
U.S. Supreme Court (2013)


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