David J. Sacks

2323 S. Shepherd Dr., Suite 825
Houston, Texas 77019

Phone: 713-863-8400
Fax: 713-863-0502
Email: david@sackslawfirm.com

Areas of Practice

  • Appellate Law
  • Complex Business Litigation
David J. Sacks

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certified in Civil Appellate Law by the Teas Board of Legal Specialization

Bar Admissions

  • Supreme Court of the United States of America
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas
  • U.S. Tax Court
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • Texas


South Texas College of Law Houston, Houston, Texas

  • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence – 1985
  • Honors: Order of Barristers
  • Honors: National Moot Court Champion, Phillip Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition, from an academic institution that has been ranked first in the nation for advocacy training by the U.S. News & World Report
  • Honors: Law Clerk to John R. Brown, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
  • Law Review: South Texas College Law Journal, Technical Editor

University of Texas, Austin, Texas

  • B.S., Bachelor of Science – 1982

Published Works

  • Co-author: “Preservation of Error in the Charge”, Texas Trial Lawyers Association, 1994
  • “Preservation of Error in the Charge,” HBA Appellate Practice Seminar, 1995
  • Author: “Supersedeas, Stays or Substitutes,” Appellate Practice Seminar, University of Houston Law Center, 1993, 1994
  • “How to Handle the DTPA Lawsuit Part II, The Trial – Jury Selection, Court’s Charge and Argument,” DTPA, Consumer & Insurance Law After Tort Reform Seminar, University of Houston Law Foundation, 1995, 1996

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Houston Bar Association, Member
  • Houston Bar Foundation, Life Fellow
  • State Bar of Texas