David Webster focuses his practice in the areas of complex commercial litigation, representing clients in Texas and across the United States, ranging from high-net-worth individuals to national corporations. In his career, David has guided American clients through legal matters in Canada, Mexico, and Africa.
In addition to voluminous pre-trial and e-discovery experience, David conducts extensive trial work in sophisticated matters including employer non-subscriber defense, breach of contract, high-stakes business disputes, construction defects, non-competes, and company divorces. In the course of his trial work, David successfully served as sole counsel for multiple bench trials and has obtained judgments awarding his clients 100% of their requested damages, plus attorneys' fees. David has also briefed appellate matters before Texas courts of appeal and the Fifth Circuit.
David also represents targets of government healthcare investigations and prosecutions. His representation covers physicians, hospitals, compounding pharmacies, medical organizations, and medical suppliers. Through this work, David handles matters investigated and prosecuted by, among others, the Department of Justice, the Medicare Fraud Strike Force, the Department of Defense, and the Health and Human Services - Office of Inspector.
David is also experienced in the enforcement of creditors’ rights through garnishments, charging orders, and other post-judgment collection proceedings aimed at increasing the collectible value of judgments. David has successfully asserted lien and bond claims in Texas, Oklahoma, and North Carolina resulting in full recovery of the debt owed. David has also contributed, explained, and provided timely legal analysis to CBS Radio on topics in the news including the Jesse Ventura v. Chris Kyle defamation lawsuit.
David began his legal career working with the in-house legal counsel for an entertainment arena and professional sports team, where his experience included helping negotiate and draft artist and sponsorship contracts, managing litigation issues, coordinating contract breach lawsuits, and providing to management and ownership strategically-driven risk assessments and solutions.
Before joining Bell Nunnally, David served as an active-duty Judge Advocate General for the U.S. Army, where he represented military forces in a spectrum of legal areas and provided legal counsel to commanders and staff. David still serves as a U.S. Army Officer with the Texas Army National Guard JAG Corps, assigned as trial counsel for the 56th Infantry Brigade Combat Team.