David Dobbs

Dobbs & Porter, PLLC
3311 Woods Blvd
Tyler, TX 75707
(903) 600-4878

David is admitted to practice before the Texas state courts, Fifth Circuit, and the United States District Court, Northern and Eastern Districts of Texas. He is a member of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America and Texas Trial Lawyers Association. David was a prosecuting attorney for the Smith County District Attorney’s office for twelve years serving as Chief Felony Prosecutor and First Assistant District Attorney. He served as the lead prosecutor in numerous capital murder and murder prosecutions, including seventeen death penalty cases. Professional experience and honors include the following: Service Commander’s Award  Texas Department of Public Safety Director’s Award  Texas Department of Public Safety Numerous Certificates of Merit from the United States Department of Justice President’s Award  Tyler Police Department Patrolman’s Association David now represents injured clients throughout Texas. He is recognized by his peers and was selected to Texas Super Lawyers, a part of Thomson Reuters, for multiple years, including 2012 and 2019-2021. This selection is based off of an evaluation of 12 indicators including peer recognition and professional achievement in legal practice.