David W. Duke

DW Duke (David W. Duke) is an experienced trial attorney, writer and noted lecturer. He has authored five published books including the popular book Palestine and The Duke Legacy. He has also written dozens of articles on various legal topics ranging from real estate law to human rights.

DW received his bachelor of arts from the University of Michigan and his Juris Doctor from Washington University School of Law. He is a member of the California Association of Realtors Strategic Defense Panel and lectures regularly to members of the real estate industry. DW manages the Inland Empire office of Spile, Leff & Goor, LLP and is the principal of The Law Offices of DW Duke.

DW has been active in the Riverside County Bar Association for many years and is the chair of the Human Rights Section. He is the President of the Institute for Children’s Aid and a member of the Board of Directors of Stop Child Executions. He is also the president of the Meadowview Homeowner Association in Temecula, California.

DW holds a fourth-degree black belt in taekwondo with the World Taekwondo Federation in Seoul, Korea. He is an accomplished musician who plays keyboards and guitar. DW lives with his wife Laura in Temecula, California, where they are active in human rights and numerous civic and charitable organizations.


  • California
  • United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • Supreme Court of the United States