David C. Courreges, is the founding shareholder of Courreges, PC. His practice includes legislative and governmental affairs, administrative law, association law and mediation. He has over a decade of direct experience in government law, working as the legislative director for two high-ranking state representatives, general counsel for two non-partisan legislative caucuses, as well as a consultant for several entities dedicated to the research and promotion of sound public policy.

In 2013, David was honored as the Austin lawyer of the year by the Austin Under 40 Committee, and in the same year received the St. Mary's University School of Law Distinguished Young Alumnus Award. He was named as a member of the top twenty "Rising Stars in the Lobby" by Texas Insider in 2015, and was selected as one of two Texas Rising Stars in government relations in 2011 and 2012, and was the only selection in 2014, 2015 and 2016.

David has been given the unique opportunity to share his legislative experience in the classroom as an adjunct professor at St. Mary’s University where he teaches undergraduate and graduate level courses in legislative policy and procedure. He also helped create and is the on-site administrator for the Frank J. Madla and Irma Rangel Legislative Internship Program sponsored by St. Mary’s University, and legislative externship programs for St. Mary's University School of Law and Baylor Law School.

David believes in being a steward of the community. He is a past president of the St. Mary’s Law Alumni Association – the youngest in the Association’s history, and former member of the University’s Board of Trustees.  He served as president of the Austin Young Lawyers Association during the 2014-2015 Bar Year, is the co-founder of the Austin Bar Leadership Academy, and is currently a Director on the Austin Bar Association Board of Directors where he co-chairs Legislative Committee, Law Focused Education Committee, and the Austin Bar Wildfire Legal Response Team. He is also an advisory board member of The Settlement Home for Children, a steering committee member of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Man and Woman of the Year Campaign, and a member of the Austin Young Chamber Board of Directors.

From 2007 to 2011, David served as a member of the Board of Directors for the Texas Young Lawyers Association, and was the Association’s vice president for the 2010-2011 bar year. As a member of the Board, he assisted in the development and distribution of several law-focused education projects, including the production of the award-winning Vote America! Honor the Fight, Exercise Your  Right, You’re Hired, Now What? , and distribution of They Had A Dream Too! For his efforts, he received the 2008 TYLA President’s Award for Outstanding Leadership and Service, TYLA President’s Awards of Merit in both 2007 and 2009, and the 2012 Nancy Garms Memorial Award.

David earned his J.D. and MPA from St. Mary's University in May of 2005, and his B.A. in Government and History from the University of Texas in December, 2000. During law school, he served his fellow students as the President of the Student Bar Association and was the recipient of numerous awards and scholarships, including the University Presidential Medal, the Law Alumni Association/ Campus Ministries Leadership Award, and the ALI-ABA Scholarship and Leadership Award.