David R. Hackworthy is an Associate Attorney with Gregerson, Rosow, Johnson & Nilan, Ltd. practicing in the areas of civil litigation, real estate, fidelity and surety law, business law, municipal law, criminal prosecution and estate planning.
Mr. Hackworthy graduated from the University of St. Thomas cum laude and received his J.D. from Loyola University of Chicago School of Law. While in law school, Mr. Hackworthy served as Chief Justice of the Appellate Advocacy Moot Court Honors program and finished as the top-ranked American oralist at the 2017 Phillip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition. Mr. Hackworthy also serves as the coach for the Jessup International Law moot court team at the University of St. Thomas School of Law.
Before joining Gregerson, Rosow, Johnson & Nilan, Mr. Hackworthy served as a judicial law clerk to Judge Heidi S. Schellhas of the Minnesota Court of Appeals.
Mr. Hackworthy teaches an advanced legal writing course as an adjunct professor at Mitchell Hamline School of Law. He also serves on the New Lawyers Steering Committee for the American Bar Association’s Center for Professional Responsibility, the American Bar Association’s Standing Committee on Professionalism, the Hennepin County Bar Association New Lawyers Section Board, and he co-chairs the Hennepin County Bar Association’s Wine Club.
Education & Admissions
- B.A, University of St. Thomas, cum laude, 2012
- J.D., Loyola University of Chicago, School of Law, 2017
- Illinois, 2017
- Minnesota, 2019
- U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota, 2019