David F. Wilsey

David F. Wilsey

St. Petersburg, Florida
(727) 821-6681

David Wilsey was born in Alexandria, Virginia and raised in St. Petersburg, Florida. He is a graduate of Furman University, recognized as a distinguished military graduate.  After graduation, he served in the U.S. Army as an Airborne Ranger and a Military Intelligence Officer, where he attained the rank of Captain.  He obtained his law degree from Stetson University in 1986 and has been a member of the Florida Bar since 1987 and has served on the Florida Bar's Fee Arbitration Committee, where he sat on a panel to resolve fee disputes between clients and their attorneys.

David is an avid outdoorsman and cyclist. In 2009, acting as team navigator, his team won the Co-Ed Masters National Championship in the United States Adventure Racing Association Long Course National Championship held in French Lick, Indiana. He lives in St. Petersburg, Florida with his wife, Lisa. He has two children, both of whom graduated from the University of Florida. His daughter now attends Stetson University College of Law, with plans to join the firm upon graduation. His practice areas include estate planning, probate and trust administration, will and trust litigation, commercial and residential real estate transactions and litigation, business law, corporations/LLC, and commercial transactions.     

Areas of Practice

  • 25% Real Estate
  • 25% Estate Planning
  • 25% Estate and Trust Administration
  • 25% Estate and Trust Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1987


  • Stetson University College of Law, Gulfport, Florida
    • J.D. - 1986
  • Furman University, Greenville, South Carolina
    • B.S. - 1981
    • Honors: Distinguished Military Graduate

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Florida Bar's Fee Arbitration Committee
  • St. Petersburg Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • United States Army, Airborne Ranger, Military Intelligence Officer and Captain, 1981 - 1990

Ancillary Businesses

  • Title/Closing Agents for Fidelity National Title Insurance Company