David T. Anderson

David T. Anderson

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Dave Anderson is an associate at Kennedy & Graven, Chartered, practicing in the area of general municipal law.

Prior to joining Kennedy & Graven, Dave worked as a prosecuting attorney in a nearby Minnesota county where he was primarily responsible for assisting with law enforcement investigations, charging and litigating criminal cases, and handling appellate work. His prosecutorial experience allowed him an opportunity to work closely with local government agencies and develop an understanding of the particular needs of local government units. Prior to that, Dave worked in the Human Services Division of the Ramsey County Attorney's Office where he represented local government agencies. He also served as law clerk to the Honorable Christian S. Wilton in Minnesota's First Judicial District.

Dave lives in Saint Louis Park with his wife and their dog. His interests include golf, cooking, and spending time outdoors. Dave is also an avid sports fan.

Dave has this to say about his practice at Kennedy & Graven:

"Working with local government entities has allowed me to become involved in a wide-array of unique and complex legal issues, all while benefiting society at the local level. At Kennedy & Graven, I am privileged to work alongside experienced colleagues and devoted clients who all have dedicated themselves to the betterment of our local communities."

Areas of Practice

  • Municipal Law


  • Hamline University School of Law, St. Paul, Minnesota
    • Juris Doctor cum laude - 2012
    • Law Review: Hamline Law Review, Articles Editor, 2011 - 2012
    • Law Review: Hamline Law Review, Associate Editor, 2010 - 2011
  • University Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 2008
    • Major: History
    • Major: Political Science

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota, 2012

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Member
  • Hennepin County Bar Association, Member