Daniel Alexander leads Coleman Frost LLP's appellate practice. His practice has been focused on litigating complex commercial disputes in state and federal courts, both in the trial courts and on appeal. Daniel has litigated cases in the antitrust, securities and consumer protection fields in cases ranging from individual lawsuits to nationwide class actions and other sophisticated multi-plaintiff, multi-jurisdictional disputes, and has successfully briefed and argued appeals in both state and federal court.
He is admitted to practice in Texas state courts, all state and federal courts in California and in the United States Supreme Court. Before joining Coleman Frost in 2007, Daniel practiced at O'Melveny & Myers LLP for almost six years and was a member of the American Lawyer's 2004 Litigation Department of the Year. At O'Melveny, Daniel's experience included managing the coordination of almost 90 class actions on behalf of a major electronics manufacturer and substantial work managing class action litigation for Ford Motor Company.
Daniel began his career as a law clerk to the Honorable Craig T. Enoch of the Supreme Court of Texas. Daniel received his Juris Doctor degree with honors from Southern Methodist University in 2000. While at SMU, Daniel was an Articles Editor for the SMU Law Review and President of the Student Bar Association. Daniel received his B.A. degree with highest honors from McMurry University in 1997.
Licensed since 2001
|TX||Eligible To Practice In Texas||2007||08/25/2015|
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2015|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2014|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2013|
|Cross & Flame Award||McMurry University||2013|
|Attorney||Coleman Frost LLP||2007 - Present|
|Counsel||O'Melveny & Myers LLP||2001 - 2007|
|Law Clerk to the Hon. Craig T. Enoch||The Supreme Court of Texas||2000 - 2001|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|McMurry University Board of Trustees||Trustee||2011 - 2013|
|McMurry University Alumni Association||President||2011 - 2013|
|McMurry University Alumni Association Board of Directors||Member||2007 - Present|
|Advisory Board for the Servant Leadership Center of the Southwest||Chair Member||2005 - 2009|
|Los Angeles Lawyer Magazine Editorial Board||Member||2002 - 2009|
|California Litigation Review||Developments In Class Action Law||2004|
|California Litigation Review||Developments In Class Action Law||2003|
|California Litigation Review||Developments In Class Action Law||2002|
|Southern Methodist Univ SOL||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2000|
|McMurry University||Political Science||B.A.||1997|