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David Deary – Co-Counsel


David-DearyDavid Deary has earned the reputation as a fierce competitor who is relentless in his pursuit of success for his clients. David’s meticulous preparation and attention to detail combined with his ability to dissect complex issues and clearly and persuasively advocate his client’s position to a judge and/or jury has resulted in successful outcomes for his clients in state and federal courts across the country.

He has substantial experience representing clients involving personal injury, wrongful death, products liability and consumer fraud. David has also earned national recognition as lead counsel in several high-profile class action cases.

David has also represented individuals, partnerships and corporations in complex litigation nationwide. He has a wealth of experience in representing clients in complex litigation involving a wide-range of commercial/business disputes, including but not limited to, contracts, partnerships, professional liability, intellectual property, real estate, tax and accounting, financial/investment and tax shelters

He has been recognized by his peers in Texas as a Texas Super Lawyer, a Thompson Reuters Service, in every year from 2005 through 2015.

David has also been selected to be included in the 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009 and 2008 editions of the Best Lawyers in America , a Woodward White, Inc. corporation, for Commercial Litigation. The Best Lawyers in America, a Woodward White, Inc. corporation, is a listing of the top lawyers in America based on more than two million confidential evaluations of lawyers by lawyers nationwide.

David Deary Co-Counsels on cases with the firm.  He and Adrian Crane have been working cases together for more than 20 years.

Practice Areas

  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Wrongful Death
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Pharmaceutical and Medical Device
  • Business Torts
  • General Civil Litigation
  • Complex Commercial/Business
  • Intellectual Property/Patent
  • Tax Shelter
  • Trade Secrets
  • Real Estate and Commercial Landlord/Tenant
  • ERISA/Pension Plans

Professional Memberships

  • Dallas Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Texas


  • U.S. District Court, Northern, Eastern, Western and Southern Districts of Texas
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second and Fifth Circuits


David Deary graduated from Southern Methodist University in 1984 and received his J.D. from University of Texas at Austin, with honors, in 1991.