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Felony Trial Bureau Chief

Assistant District Attorney David Alex is the Felony Trial Bureau Chief at the Dallas County District Attorney’s Office.  In his role as Felony Trial Bureau Chief, he oversees 17 felony courts, 13 misdemeanor courts and approximately 100 attorneys.  A native of Beaumont, Texas, Mr. Alex has been practicing law for 14 years and in 2006 he was recognized as Prosecutor of the Year by the DA’s Office.    Mr. Alex earned a Juris Doctor from the Thurgood Marshall School of Law at Texas Southern University in Houston, Texas, and a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.  Prior to launching a career in law, Mr. Alex served for four years (1984-1988) in the United States Navy.  He is a member of the State Bar of Texas and the Texas District and County Attorneys Association (TDCAA).