David C. Griffin






David C. Griffin

    David C. Griffin, partner, is board certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in the area of Personal Injury Trial Law and board certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy in Civil Trial Advocacy. As a personal injury lawyer, David has handled a wide variety of cases ranging from motor vehicle accidents to complex oil field accidents.

    A graduate from Calhoun High School in Port Lavaca, David earned a bachelor's degree in Political Science from Austin College. He attended law school at St. Mary's University in San Antonio, where he was a staff writer on the St. Mary's Law Journal and a member of the academic legal society, Phi Delta Phi. He graduated from law school in 1987 and was accepted to the Texas State Bar that same year.

    Following his graduation in 1987, David and his brother, John, formed the partnership of Griffin & Griffin. Marek, Griffin, & Knaupp was formed in 1989. David’s general trial practice, representing both plaintiffs and defendants, covers a multi-county region in the Coastal Bend area.

    David is a member of the American Bar Association, State Bar of Texas, Texas Trial Lawyers Association, American Association of Justice and the National Board of Trial Advocacy. He has been named as a Texas Super Lawyer from 2011 through the present. He is also licensed in the state of Colorado.

Educational Background

Graduated from Calhoun High School, Port Lavaca, Texas, 1980.

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science received from Austin College, Austin, Texas, 1984.

Juris Doctor Degree, St. Mary’s University, San Antonio, Texas, 1987.


Employment and Legal Certifications

Partner:  Marek, Griffin & Knaupp, (formerly Houston, Marek & Griffin, L.L.P.) 203 N. Liberty Street, Victoria, Texas 77901 (1989-present).

Partner:  Griffin & Griffin, Attorneys at Law (1987-1989)

Board Certified:  Personal Injury Trial Law, Texas Board of Legal Specialization; Civil Trial Law,  National Board of Trial Advocacy


Marek, Griffin & Knaupp                       Marek, Griffin & Knaupp

203 N. Liberty Street                              225 North Virginia, Suite 3

Victoria, Texas 77901                           Port Lavaca, Texas 77979

Telephone: (361) 573-5500                    Telephone: (361) 552-5050

Fax: (361) 573-5040                               Fax: (361) 552-5522



e-mail: dcg@lawmgk.com


| Howard Marek | John Griffin | Lynn Knaupp | David Griffin | Robert McKnight |