David M. Berman


Nichols Jackson, LLP
1800 Ross Tower
500 N. Akard St. Dallas, TX 75201
Phone: 214-965-9900
Fax: 214-965-0010
Southern Methodist University School of Law, Dallas, Texas, 1984 J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence State University of New York, Stony Brook, New York, 1981 M.S., Master of Science Major: Policy Analysis and Public Management State University of New York, Stony Brook, New York, 1981 B.A., Bachelor of Arts Major: Sociology
Texas, 1984 U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1984 U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 1984 U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas, 1984 U.S. Supreme Court

Classes/Seminars Taught:
Land Use Law; Current Issues in Subdivision, Annexation and Zoning, National Business Institute
Plat and Subdivision Law in Texas, Lorman Education
Planning and Zoning, Lorman Education
Planning and Zoning, American Planning Association
Open Meetings and Public Information Act, Texas Municipal League
Public Works, CLE International

Professional Associations and Memberships:
El Centro College, Instructor, Business Law, 1985 – 1994 – Member
State Bar of Texas – Member

Representative Cases:
Rowlett/2000, Ltd. v. City of Rowlett, 231 S.W.3d 587 (Tex.App.–Dallas 2007, pet. den. ) Hubert v. Davis, 170 S.W.3d (Tex. App.–Tyler 2005, pet. den. ) Simmons v. Kuzmich, 166 S.W.3d 706 (Tex. App.–Fort Worth 2005 ) Hartsell v. Town of Talty, 130 S.W.3d 325 (Tex. App.–Dallas 2004, pet. den. ) City of Balch Springs, Tex. v. Lucas, 101 S.W.3d 116 (Tex. App.–Dallas 2002, no pet. ) George A. Fuller Co. of Tex., Inc. v. Carpet Services, Inc., 823 S.W.2d 603 (Tex.1992 ) Commerce, Crowdus & Canton, Ltd. v. DKS Const., Inc., 776 S.W.2d 615 (Tex. App.–Dallas 1989, writ ref’d, n.r.e. )