David Fisher grew up in Aplington, Iowa and graduated with distinction from the University of Northern Iowa. He then served 2 years in the United States Army before attending Creighton University Law School where he graduated, cum laude, in 1976. He was a partner in a major Omaha, Nebraska law firm working from its Hastings firm until the formation of Dunmire, Fisher & Hastings in 1987.

Dave and his wife, Barb, have 3 children and 9 grandchildren. He has served on numerous civic and charitable boards over his years in Hastings.

Memberships & Civic Affiliations

  • Hastings Civil Service Commission
  • Educational Service Unit No. 9
  • Hastings Noon Lions Club
  • Hastings Noon Rotary Club
  • Mid-West Lodge 317
  • Hastings Valley of the Scottish Rite
  • Tehama Shrine

Professional Organizations

  • Adams County Bar Association
  • Nebraska State Bar Association
  • Americana Bar Association

Past Employment

  • Dunmire, Fisher & Hastings (1987-2021)


  • Nebraska


LAW SCHOOL: Creighton University School of Law, J.D., 1976

COLLEGE: University of Northern Iowa