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David A. Kelm, Of Counsel
Dave Kelm is a graduate of St. Louis University Law School, the University of Montana graduate school with a Masters in Public Administration and Illinois State University with a Bachelors of Science in History and a Bachelors of Fine Arts in Technical Theatre. Dave is presently general counsel for the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library in Springfield, Illinois.

Dave’s legal career has largely centered on estate planning, small businesses, non-profit organizations, real estate including homeowner’s and condo association, municipal matters and election law.

Dave comes to Silver Lake Group, Ltd. after spending nearly four years as Senior Legal Counsel to the Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin. While working with the Illinois General Assembly, Dave concentrated on legislation impacting civil matters such as family law, bankruptcy, municipal and administrative law, election law and employment negotiations. As Senior Legal Counsel, Dave was also responsible for human resources issues that arose within the Caucus.

Dave lives in Chatham with his wife, Michelle and two daughters. Dave is heavily involved in his community and serves on the board of the American Business Club, the Springfield Valley of Scottish Rite Masons and is an active member of the Ansar Shriners.