David Allred believes that excellent client service begins with strong relationships. David is a member of the Securities and Corporate Finance practice and represents both publicly traded and privately held banking organizations, credit unions, and finance companies as well as money service businesses, non-bank lenders, third-party payment processors, stored value (prepaid card) programs, and other alternative payment systems at all stages of the business cycle, from formation to a mature business. He helps clients confront complex regulatory matters including state and federal licensing and regulatory requirements, securities compliance and other general corporate and compliance issues.

As an accountant and an attorney, David brings a unique perspective to providing corporate advice to clients in ever-changing regulatory environments.
He has served banks on a broad range of complex legal issues including: 

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • General corporate matters
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Securities
  • Public and private offerings
  • Formations

His distinctive background as a certified public accountant enables him to add another layer of skill for clients. Prior to joining Polsinelli, David practiced law at a Washington, D.C. based law firm for over seven years. Before graduating law school, he worked at a then "big five" accounting firm providing legal consulting services.