David M. Remley graduated from Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri, cum laude, in 1977. He earned his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law in 1980. Following law school, Mr. Remley clerked for the Hon. J. P. Morgan of the Missouri Supreme Court before joining a litigation law firm in Cape Girardeau, MO in 1981.
Mr. Remley is a member of the Cape Girardeau County Bar Association and the Missouri Bar Association. He is admitted to practice in all Missouri courts as well as the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri, the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court.
In addition to his law and mediation practice, Mr. Remley has been involved in the Boy Scouts of America for many years. He has served in many roles in Scouting including assistant scoutmaster and scoutmaster of local troops as well as being an advisor for a Venturing Crew. In addition, Mr. Remley has served as the chairman of his district and has attended two National Boy Scout Jamborees as an adult troop leader. Finally, Mr. Remley has served on eight advanced adult leadership training courses called Wood Badge, including one course serving as the Scoutmaster/Course Director.
Mr. Remley is married and has two adult children.