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David Vandiver Wilson, II, American lawyer. Bar: Texas 1993, Nevada 2007. Named Child Advocate of Year Black Adoption Council Southeast Texas, Beaumont, 1997; named to Houston's Top Lawyers List, Houston Texas Magazine, 2005-2006; recipient 1st prize Bruno Bitker Essay Contest, 1992, President award Houston Bar Association, 2008, Distinguished Alumnus award Duke University, 2008.

Background

II, David Vandiver Wilson, was born on January 9, 1968 in Houston, Texas, United States. Son of David Vandiver and Emma Lee (Binion) W.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical University, 1989. Juris Doctor, South Texas College Law, Houston, 1993.

Career

Assistant district attorney Harris County, Houston, 1993-1995. Adjunct professor law South Texas College Law, 1994-1995, 98—. Assistant district attorney Angelina County, Lufkin, Texas, 1995-1998.

Instructor Angelina College Police Academy, 1995-1998. Shareholder Hays, McConn, Rice & Pickering, Houston, since 1998.

Achievements

  • Bar: Texas 1993, Nevada 2007.

Works

Religion

God wants to see people productive, creative, useful, and supremely happy, within an environment of spiritual perfection, health, peace, and love.

Politics

When seeking to address certain political issues, the Church must engage with other denominations to understand their views and needs.

Views

The strongest feature of Methodism is that ordinary people play a major role in the running of the Church.

Membership

Member executive board Habitat for Humanity Angelina County, 1996-1998. Trustee First United Methodist Church, Lufkin, 1996-1998. Board stewards Memorial Doctor United Methodist Church, 2001-2007, board trustee Texas Conference United Methodist Church, since 2008.

Fellow Texas Bar Foundation, Houston Bar Foundation. Member American Bar Association (member house of deals 1997-2000), Dirty Rotten Imbeciles (vice chair, construction law committee since 2009), Angelina County Bar Association (board directors 1996-1998), Houston Bar Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hunting, fishing.

Connections

Married Susan Graham, December 18, 1988. Children: Katherine Elizabeth, Sarah Margaret, David Vandiver III.

father:
David Vandiver W.

mother:
Emma Lee (Binion) W.

spouse:
Susan Graham

children:
Katherine Elizabeth II

Sarah Margaret II

David Vandiver III