David Iglesias is the principal attorney at Iglesias Law Firm in Tyler, Texas. He is a native East Texan who graduated from Austin College in Sherman, Texas, and the Texas Tech University School of Law. He began his legal career as a law clerk to the Honorable Sam R. Cummings of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas.
Since entering private practice, David has been honored to devote much of his career to defending municipalities and public servants against civil actions. He has tried a number of cases in federal and state courts and has represented clients in in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court. He has argued before panels of the Fifth Circuit on multiple occasions and has also argued before the Court sitting en banc.
In addition to practicing law, David serves on the boards of trustees of Marvin United Methodist Church, UT Health Tyler, the Tyler ISD Foundation, and the Hispanic Leadership Alliance. He also serves on the executive committee of the Federalist Society’s Litigation Practice Group. In 2019, David was nominated by the Texas Supreme Court to serve on the Professional Ethics Committee and serves on the State Bar of Texas District 2 Grievance Committee. David and his wife, Kate, are the parents of three sons and a daughter.