Dave is a south Miami-Dade resident for almost 30 years. He received his BA from the University of Connecticut and JD degree from the University of Miami. He is a trial attorney and founding partner of the Miami law firm of McLuskey, McDonald & Hughes P.A. where he serves as Managing Partner. Previously he was a Senior Partner with one of Miami’s oldest law firms. In addition to his busy law practice, community service has long been a focus for Dave. He has been involved with a number of nonprofit boards along with various Florida Bar committees. He has served as Chair of a Florida Bar subcommittee on Technology and for many years Dave has taken a leadership role with a number of youth sports organizations in the South Miami Dade area. He and his wife Maria have two grown sons. In his free time, Dave enjoys, golf, tennis, travel, reading, history and politics.