David Harris

David Harris

Location:
San Antonio, Texas
Phone:
210-693-0910
Fax:
210-802-4633
Email:

David Harris practices where he lives, as a proud resident of San Antonio’s blossoming Southtown and King Williams neighborhoods. David moved back to San Antonio to practice law after leaving the city to go to law school at Baylor. Before that, he graduated from Trinity University and grew up in Houston, Texas. He has been with The Barrera Firm since 2011, when the attorneys of the firm were looking for another Baylor lawyer to join their ranks.

After he’s finished working on Clients’ cases for the day, you can find David biking or kayaking down the San Antonio River’s Mission Reach, or volunteering at the Beethoven Manenchoir on First Fridays. He is also a member of San Antonio’s Leadership Organization of Professionals (LOOP) and the San Antonio Young Lawyer’s Association.

David has a broad range of legal experience, and has personally been involved in achieving results for his clients:

• Successful appeal to the Second Court of Appeals, followed by a complete defense verdict for client
• Exonerated an employer from federal employment investigation
• Successful recovery for a work-related injury from employer without insurance
• Wage and Hour disputes on behalf of both employers and employees
• Litigation against insurance companies for refusing to pay on insured’s claim
• Fraud and consumer claims on behalf of consumers against retailers and sellers
• Oil & Gas Litigation
• Business debt collection and defense
• Divorces involving pre- and post-nuptial agreements and/or large, complex estates
• All forms of business litigation

David graduated from Baylor Law School in 2011, where he was a semi-finalist in the Dawson & Sodd Moot Court Competition and was a member of the Order of the Barristers. He also attended the Institute on World Legal Problems in Innsbruck, Austria taught by United States Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito, and interned in the chambers of United States District Court Judge Fred Biery. He graduated from Trinity University with a Bachelors of Arts in Political Science.

David is admitted to practice in the following courts:

• All courts of the State of Texas
• United States District Court, Western District of Texas
• United States Supreme Court

Areas of Practice

  • Employment Law

Bar Admissions

  • Texas
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Education

  • Baylor University School of Law, Waco, Texas
    • J.D. - 2011
  • Trinity University, San Antonio, Texas
    • B.A.
    • Major: Political Science