David Tomek

Of Counsel

David Tomek
EDUCATION

Texas Tech University School of Law, J.D. cum laude, 1984 Texas A&M University, B.B.A. summa cum laude, 1981


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
  • Standly and Hamilton, LLP, Counsel, Dallas, 2011-present
  • David Tomek PLLC, Sole Member Dallas, 2010-present
  • Vinson & Elkins LLP, Counsel Austin and Dallas, 1999-2009
  • Strasburger & Price, LLP, Counsel, Austin, 1997-1999
  • Dunagan & Weichert, PC, Counsel Austin, 1996-1997
  • Haynes and Boone, LLP, Associate/Counsel, Austin, 1989-1995
  • Hagans Ginnings Birkelbach Keith & Delgado, PC, Associate, El Paso, 1984-1989
PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES/AFFILIATIONS
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law Section
  • Chair from 2008 to 2009
  • Editor of quarterly Reporter from 2002 to 2006
  • Council Member from 1998 to 2002
  • Member of Real Estate Forms Committee from 2000 to 2011
  • Director of 2008 Advanced Real Estate Strategies Course
  • Director of 2003 Advanced Real Estate Law Course
  • Chair of the Planning Committee for the University of Texas CLE’s 2011 Mortgage Lending Institute
  • Fellow of the American College of Real Estate Lawyers
  • Board Certified in Commercial Real Estate Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization, 1989 - present
  • Named to “Texas Super Lawyers” in real estate law, Texas Monthly 2008 – 2009 and 2011
  • Recipient of 2015 Weatherbie Workhorse Award by Texas Bar CLE
SELECTED SPEECHES/PUBLICATIONS
  • Author/Speaker for the State Bar of Texas CLE 2011 Agricultural Law Course on real estate foreclosures
  • Co-presenter for TexasBarBooks Webcast on Foreclosure Notices, Letters & Forms, December 2, 2010
  • Panelist for the State Bar of Texas CLE 2007 and 2010 Advanced Real Estate Strategies Course on topics including acquisitions and dispositions of commercial real estate and workouts of distressed commercial real estate loans
  • Author/Speaker for TexasBarCLE 1992, 1995, 1999, 2000, 2002, and 2007 Advanced Real Estate Drafting Course on topics including drafting earnest money contracts, updating forms based on legislative enactments, contracts for deed, and commercial loan documents
  • Author/Speaker for TexasBarCLE 1993, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2002, and 2008 Advanced Real Estate Law Course on topics including legislative updates, negotiating earnest money contracts, and real property foreclosures
  • Author/Speaker for the UTCLE 1993, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2001, and 2002 Mortgage Lending Institute on topics including negotiating earnest money contracts, legislative updates, updating forms based on legislative enactments, office leasing, building access by telecoms, and contracts for deed