David Mnatsakanyan


Welcome to my page! Currently based in Los Angeles, California. My hobbies and interests include following trends, architecture, design, independent film, microfinance, and web development.

University of California, Hastings College of the Law
J.D., June 2017

University of California, Davis
B.A. Economics, June 2013
B.A. International Relations, June 2013

Kutak Rock LLP

Associate Attorney

August 2018 - Present

  • Associate Attorney in the Public Finance group.

Deloitte Tax LLP

Tax Consultant I

August 2017 - August 2018

  • Conducted research and drafted responses on various income tax issues and sales and use tax issues. Assisted with various tax consulting projects related to tax planning. Assisted on compliance matters.

UC Hastings College of the Law

Legal Writing Teaching Assistant

August 2016 - December 2016

  • Served as a Teaching Assistant for the Social Enterprise & Economic Empowerment Clinic. Worked with students to improve their legal research, memo writing, and editing skills.

FA Microloans


Sept. 2011 - December 2016

  • Developed “Embedded Microcredit” lending strategy. Created website, negotiated partnerships with Non-Governmental organizations, and qualified borrowers. Our platform hosted zero interest Microcredit crowdfunding campaigns for low-income businesses in multiple countries.

Deloitte Tax LLP

Tax Controversy Intern

June 2016 - August 2016

  • Conducted legal research and drafted memorandums on various tax issues. Assisted on compliance matters. Prepared and revised ancillary documents.

Social Enterprise and Economic Empowerment Clinic

Law Clerk

Jan. 2016 - May 2016

  • Serve as outside counsel for social enterprises, nonprofit organizations and small businesses on corporate and transactional matters. Advise clients on a variety of corporate governance, compliance, transactional, and operational matters.

The RMR Group

Tenant Coordinator

Dec. 2013 - May 2014

  • Drafted construction and service contracts. Evaluated service and construction contract bids. Analyzed budget and actual costs for operating expenses of managed buildings.

Zabace Inc.

Leasing Agent

May 2012 - July 2013

  • Negotiated lease contracts with future tenants. Liaison between tenants and property owners for resolving issues involving cohabitation, billing and repairs. Created advertising campaigns.

Davis Bridge Educational Foundation

Student Teacher

Oct. 2010 - May 2011

  • Tutored K-3 with Mathematics and English homework. Introduced classroom management tools to staff. Developed after-school lessons to improve English language skills.

Sample Coursework

  • Antitrust
  • Tax Procedure
  • Federal Income Taxation
  • BAR Coursework
  • Commercial Contract Drafting


You can reach me via Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, or by email.

© David Mnatsakanyan 2018