David E. Platte

David E. Platte


Call: (727) 733-0494
Email: David@cityattorneys.legal

Practice areas

David E. Platte has practiced in the Clearwater, Florida area since 1975. He focuses his practice in the areas of Real Estate Transactions, Business Transactions, Wills, Trusts, and Probate. In addition, he has served as a Circuit Court Mediator for more than 20 years.

Background & Experience

Mr. Platte is also licensed to practice in the States of Colorado and Iowa. He has been published in the Florida Bar Journal in an article entitled, “The Forged or Unauthorized Endorsement of Checks Under Articles III and IV of the Uniform Commercial Code.”


Mr. Platte earned his B.A. degree, summa cum laude, in 1972 from Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa. He received his Juris Doctor degree, with honors, in 1975 from the University of Florida College of Law.


On the personal side, Mr. Platte was a two-time first team Academic All-American basketball player at Wartburg. Upon graduation in 1972, he was one of five college division basketball players in the country to receive a post graduate scholarship from the NCAA. His hobbies still include physical activities such as golf, tennis and working with his dog.


Please call David at the firm’s number if you have legal questions in his area of practice.

Professional memberships

  • The Florida Bar
  • Colorado Bar Association
  • Iowa Bar Association

Tel: (727) 733-0494 1001 South Fort Harrison Avenue, Suite 201, Clearwater, Florida 33756