David J. Wenthold



David Wenthold is an associate in the Litigation Department with Foley & Lardner LLP. David is based in the Milwaukee office, where he is a member of the Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice Group. David was a summer associate at Foley. After law school, he served as a law clerk for two judges: Judge N. Randy Smith (United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit) and Judge Benjamin Beaton (United States District Court for the Western District of Kentucky). And while in law school, David served as a law clerk for the Wisconsin Institute for Law & Liberty, judicial intern for then-Judge Brian Hagedorn on the Wisconsin Court of Appeals, and legal intern for the Office of the Wisconsin Solicitor General.

Presentations and Publications

  • Author, "Murr and Wisconsin: The Badger State's Take on Regulatory Takings," 102 MARQ. L. REV. 261 (2018)


  • Marquette University Law School (JD, summa cum laude, 2019)
    • Articles Editor, Marquette Law Review, Volume 102
    • Guest Editor, Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, Volume 42
    • Public Interest Law Society Fellow
  • Maranatha Baptist University (BBA, summa cum laude, 2016)


  • Wisconsin