David S. (Dave) Rauzi is the Legal Counsel for the National Law Enforcement Training Center. 







He has maintained a general civil and criminal defense law practice in Kansas City, Missouri, for over twenty years.

Dave first met Jim Lindell in the early 1980s, when Jim was providing defensive tactics instruction to private businesses such as the Worlds of Fun amusement park and the Kansas City Chiefs Football club.

They shared an interest in the martial arts, with Dave studying under Grandmaster Won S. Kim in Raytown, Missouri. Dave went on to become a head instructor at one of Grandmaster Kim’s schools, attaining a 4th degree Black Belt in Taekwondo, 2nd Degree Black Belt in judo, and 2nd Degree Black Belt in Hapkido.

Dave has served on the National Law Enforcement Training Center Board since 2007 and advises on legal matters.