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David J. Ferrell

David J. Ferrell

Practice areas:

Probate, DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense

About Me

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Languages Spoken: Spanish, English

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1978

  1. Probate: 40%
    37 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 35%
    37 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 25%
    37 years



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse David. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Wenda Lee Ferrell

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Wenda Ferrell Business Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

Contact Info

David J Ferrell

10514 Montwood Drive
El Paso, TX, 79935



TXEligible To Practice In Texas 197808/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2011
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2009
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2008

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerDavid J. Ferrell, PLLC1998 - Present
Adjunct ProfessorWebster University1980 - 1990
Assistant Attorney GeneralTexas Attorney General's Office1978 - 1981


Association NamePosition NameDuration
El Paso CountyJustice of the Peace Precinct #42010 - 2010
El Paso Bar AssociationBoard of Directors2002 - 2005
El Paso Probate Bar AssociationPresident1999 - 2000
State Bar of Texas, Consumer and Commercial Law SectionChairman1991 - 1992
State Bar of Texas, Consumer and Commercial Law SectionTreasurer1988 - 1990


Publication NameTitleDate
Texas Bar JournalHow to Send Huge Files Over the Internet2010
El Paso Bar AssociationDYNAMITE Demand Letters and Portfolios2010
Texas State Bar Law Practices NewsletteriPhone 3GS or Palm Pre?2010
Via State Bar of Texas WEBCASTEstablishing the Best Record Retention Policy for Your Law Practice2010
El Paso Bar JournalShare Computer Files - With Yourself and Maybe Others2010
El Paso Bar JournalQuickBooks Online - How the Cloud Works with Your Books2010
El Paso Bar JournalShould Judge/Lawyers "Friend" on Facebook, Linkedin, Texas Bar Circle, etc?2010
El Paso Bar Association Bar BulletinInternet Searches and Digital Photography1999
El Paso Bar Association Bar BulletinCan Computers be a Frugal Preparation Tool in Federal Criminal Litigation?1999
El Paso Bar Association Bar BulletinComputer Technology in the Law Office1998


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Texas Tech University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1977
University of Texas, El PasoN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1974

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
State Bar of Texas Annual ConventionDocument Retention For Law Firms2011
State Bar of Texas & SMU Law SchoolPlanning to Conquer the Real World of Private Practice2011
State Bar of Texas and The College of the State Bar of TexasWinning Before Trial, Technology at Pre-trial/Mediation2010
State Bar College Summer School Texas Bar CLEDigital Office and Creating Your Own Website2010
Perfecting Your Practice 2010 Texas Bar CLEHow to Ethically Manage Client Funds/Financially Managing Your Law Firm2010
33rd Annual Advanced Civil Trial Course State Bar of TexasUsing High Technology Without Spending Big Money2010