David J. Kuker



Dave Kuker collaborates with clients to achieve short- and long-term company goals. He advises on corporate matters including mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, general business matters, franchising issues, licensing, joint ventures and other complex transactions.
Dave also represents real estate developers and managers in commercial real estate transactions.

In addition to significant transactional work, Dave advises and counsels small, emerging and medium-sized companies on strategic direction and growth opportunities.


Bar Admissions


Court Admissions

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana


Valparaiso University School of Law
J.D. summa cum laude (1995)

University of Chicago
B.A. with honors (1989)

Leadership & Community

Professional Associations

  • Allen County Bar Association
  • Indiana State Bar Association

Civic Activities

  • Matthew 25, Inc. — Past Director
  • Christian Urban Ministries, Inc. — Past Director and Chairman
  • Arts United Finance Committee — Past Member
  • Leadership Fort Wayne — Class of 2000
  • Embassy Theatre Foundation, Inc. — Past Director
  • Emmanuel-St. Michael Lutheran School — Interparish School Board, Past Member and Chairman
  • Bonar and Associates, Inc. — Director
  • 1-26-07 Organizing Committee — Chairman
  • Lutheran Camp Association, Inc. — Director


  • The Best Lawyers in America — Mergers & Acquisitions Law, 2011-19
  • Fort Wayne Business Journal — Future 40 Award, 2004
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