David Troutman
  • Associate

David Troutman has been with Edwards and Kautz since 2011. Before that, he was a public defender. There, he took on all types of cases. He joined the firm because of the firm’s prestige with Personal Injury cases. He was also attracted by the character of the partners. He enjoys helping people by solving their problems.

David focuses his practice on personal injury and car accidents. He believes that people who have been hurt because someone was careless should have help with their bills. Worker’s Compensation and Social Security Disability are two ways people can get help.

David graduated from law school Southern Illinois University in 2005. He received a Bachelor of Science from Murray State University in 2002 with a major in Political Science. He is a member of Kentucky Bar Association and the Missouri Bar Association. He has been admitted to the Federal Court of the Western District of Kentucky.

David is married to Angela Troutman and has a son Graham. He enjoys going to sporting events and concerts, and traveling.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Car Wrecks
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Social Security Disability
  • Criminal Defense

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky
  • Missouri
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky


  • Southern Illinois University School of Law, Carbondale, Illinois
    • J.D. - 2005
  • Murray State University
    • B.A. - 2002
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: Political Science

Past Employment Positions

  • Staff Attorney, Kentucky Department of Public Advocacy, 2006 to 2011
  • The Shea Nickell Law Firm , Law Clerk


  • English


  • Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity