Practice Areas

Practice Areas

Davis & Santos is a team of world-class counsel that is passionate about providing local solutions with integrity and professionalism and using innovative and creative thinking to find real-world solutions to complex problems.

Commercial And Complex Business Litigation

When a dispute or crisis surfaces in today’s business world, companies and individuals face risk on a variety of fronts: the threat of civil lawsuits, the prospect of government investigations and regulatory enforcement, media and public scrutiny, and sometimes the possibility of criminal investigation or prosecution.

White Collar Defense

Former U.S. Department of Justice prosecutors on the Davis & Santos team now represent individual and corporate defendants in investigations, grand jury proceedings, and at trial involving financial crimes, fraud, health care matters, computer crimes, and political corruption.

Estate Planning, Probate, and Fiduciary Litigation

Board-certified counsel and certified mediator offers expertise in probate, estate planning, family wealth transfers, entity formation and administration, trust formation and administration (including special needs trust), guardianships, estate and gift tax planning and related IRS filings, as well as mediation services in these areas.

Banking and Financial Institutions

Banking counsel provide comprehensive representation for all legal issues that financial institutions may face from regulatory compliance, officer & director liability, and employee embezzlement to government investigations, collections, and customer disputes.

Cross-Border Litigation

Bilingual attorneys with deep family and business connections in Mexico can seamlessly navigate the two legal systems to find creative and efficient solutions for a variety of issues ranging from business disputes to international family law.

General Litigation

Using decades of experience at big firms, as in-house counsel, in federal clerkships at the U.S. Courts of Appeals, in appellate clerkships in the Texas Courts of Appeal, and at the U.S. Department of Justice, Davis & Santos attorneys find efficient solutions for a variety of issues in complex litigation in federal and state court.