Truckee Office

David Humphreys
David Humphreys is our Truckee lawyer. He has been with the Nevada County Public Defender's Office for over 25 years. He has been an attorney for over 40 years, the vast majority of those years have been spent in indigent defense.

In 1973, David graduated Magnum Cum Laude from the College of the Pacific, University of the Pacific with a degree in History. He received his JD from McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, in 1976. He began his career working for George E Couper, Inc., in Sacramento. In 1981, he joined the Placer County Public Defender's Office. He became the Chief Deputy Public Defender in 1984. He became the Placer County Public Defender in 1986.

He held that job until 1990. In 1991, he joined the Nevada County Public Defender's Office. In addition to his time with the Public Defender's Office, David is proud to have worked at KVMR-FM as a volunteer deejay from 1998 through 2008.