111 Congress Avenue Suite 2800 Austin, TX 78701 USA
Education University of Michigan J.D. 1984
University of Illinois B.S. (with high honors) 1981
Admissions Texas Northern District of Texas Southern District of Texas Eastern District of Texas Western District of Texas United States Supreme Court Federal Circuit Court of Appeals Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals
David Blanke is a trial lawyer who has represented plaintiffs and defendants in complex business and technology litigation for nearly thirty years. He has served as lead trial counsel in a wide range of cases in state and federal courts, including matters involving antitrust, patents, trademarks, trade secrets, tortious interference with contract and prospective business relations, breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, environmental protection, state and federal permitting requirements, and public finance.
Mr. Blanke is Board certified in civil trial law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He was a partner at Vinson & Elkins LLP from 1992 to 2013.
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