David B. Pointer
David B. Pointer is the founder of Pointer Law Office, P.C. Born and raised in Mountain Grove, Missouri, David started his career with considerable academic success, graduating first in his class at Missouri State University and with honors from Harvard Law School. He worked for one year as a judicial clerk to the Honorable John R. Gibson of the United States Eight Circuit Court of Appeals before joining the Kansas City commercial law firm of Stinson, Mag and Fizzell. In 2000, David and his family left Kansas City to start our firm in Gainesville, Missouri.

Just two years after starting our firm, David obtained a $26.1 million judgment from a Laclede County jury. This was one of the largest judgments in the United States and the only judgment in the top 100 of that year obtained by a solo practitioner. David has expanded his practice to focus more extensively on
healthcare law. In addition to assisting hospitals and healthcare providers, David has received national recognition for his assistance in developing and implementing 340B drug discount problems. David currently devotes a substantial percentage of his time working for SolutionsRx, a pharmacy consulting company he established in 2011.

David's family includes his wife, Michelle, and sons, Thomas and Benjamin. David enjoys numerous hobbies, including various sports, fishing, kayaking, sailing and reading. He also carves out time to participate in his boys' extra-curricular activities.

Primary Practice Areas:

  • Healthcare Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Estate Planning
  • Business and Corporate Transactions


  • J.D., cum laude, Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1993
  • B.S. Mathematics, summa cum laude, Missouri State University, 1990

Representative Civic and Charitable Activities:

  • Founder, Ozark County Community Foundation, Gainesville, Missouri
  • Director, Southern Ozarks Alliance for Rural Development (SOAR)
  • Former Chairman, Community Foundation of the Ozarks, Springfield, Missouri
  • Member and Past President, Gainesville Lion's Club