David Bynum graduated from the University of California San Diego (UCSD) Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Management Science and a minor in Philosophy in 2004. He went on to accept a Dean’s Academic Merit Scholarship to study law at the University of San Diego (USD). David graduated from the University of San Diego in 2007 with a Juris Doctorate Cum Laude, and his Masters of Law in Taxation Summa Cum Laude, and passed the bar the same year.
David has practiced law in the fields of real estate, corporate law and estate planning for twelve years and is currently the corporate counsel and chief operations officer at Bynum Inc., where he works as a broker, developer and general counsel. David has been working with the company in various capacities since high school.
In 2017 and 2018, David originated over $20 Million dollars in commercial acquisition brokerage for Bynum Inc., using his unique understanding of Real Estate and Tax Law to assist clients in navigating the tax and legal implication of those transactions, specializing in 1031 exchange transactions.
In addition to his brokerage and legal activities David conceptualized, capitalized, supervised construction and founded Rush Air Sports in 2014, selling the same three years later, and The Blvd in 2018. These concepts were instrumental in Bynum Inc.’s redevelopment of 200,000 square feet of warehouse into retail space and the creation of “Area 99” entertainment district. David has also overseen implementation of solar energy projects at multiple Bynum Inc. properties including the projects located at Area 99.
David is currently overseeing the development of 60,000 square feet of commercial space on the California State University Bakersfield campus at the University Office Center.
David is a member of the assessment appeals board for the County of Kern and is a member of the San Joaquin Community Hospital Foundation Board. He also served on the board of Habitat for Humanity for six years and was inducted into their Cornerstone Society. In his spare time he enjoys promoting comedy in Bakersfield by booking national acts at Temblor Brewing.