Aggressive, Experienced & Trusted Dallas Criminal Defense Attorneys Phone: (214) 871-1112   Fax: (214) 953-1366

David Finn


Location: Dallas, Texas
Phone: (214) 871-1112
Fax: (214) 953-1366

https://www.dallascriminallawyer.com

David Finn is a trial lawyer by temperament and training.

As a former criminal trial judge and federal prosecutor, Finn knows the justice system. Finn is board certified in state and federal criminal law, and he will aggressively fight to protect your rights. Finn is a frequent guest on local and national legal programs, including Court TV. Finn is A-V rated by Martindale-Hubbell, their highest rating.

Litigation Percentage

  • 90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Criminal Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 1996

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1991
  • New Mexico, 1992

Education

  • The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas
    • J.D. – 1991
    • Law Journal: Texas International Law Journal
  • L.B.J. School of Public Affairs, University of Texas, Austin, Texas
    • M.P.A. – 1991
  • University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana
    • B.A. magna cum laude – 1986
    • Honors: High Honors
    • Major: Government

Published Works

  • “Texas Super Lawyer”, White-Collar Criminal Defense, Texas Monthly Magazine, November, 2003
  • “Search & Seizure”, SMU Law Review, May-June, 1997

Classes/Seminars

  • Adjunct Professor, Texas Wesleyan School of Law

Honors and Awards

  • Top 40 Lawyers in Texas Under 40, Texas Lawyer, 2001 – 2002
  • Special Performance Award, U.S. Department of Justice, 1997

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Dallas Bar Association, Co-Chair, Criminal Justice Committee, 2004
  • Dallas Bar Association, Co-Chair, Criminal Law Committee, 2002

Past Employment Positions

  • Dallas, Trial Judge, 1999 – 2002
  • Dallas & Fort Worth, Federal Prosecutor, 1995 – 1997
  • Tarrant County, State Prosecutor, 1992 – 1995

Languages

  • Spanish