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David C. Alford joined the firm in May 2010, after being in solo practice for 22 years. He has a strong background in creditor’s rights, consumer’s rights, bankruptcy, business and financial counseling, business entities, real estate, probate and civil litigation. He graduated from Baylor University in 1980 with a degree in Business Administration and from Baylor Law School in 1982 with his J.D. degree.

David is the 2021 recipient of the Top Bankruptcy Attorney in Waco by the Wacoan.

David is an avid outdoorsman who enjoys hunting, fishing, backpacking, softball and all other sports. He is active in the community and in Columbus Avenue Baptist Church.

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  • Texas, 1983
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1985
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1989
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Texas, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas, 1986
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit, 1988


  • Baylor University School of Law, Waco, Texas
    • J.D. - 1982
  • Baylor University, Waco, Texas
    • B.B.A. - 1980


  • U.S. v. Merritt, 882 F.2d 916, 1989, C.A.5 (Tex.), 1989124214
  • In re Adjudication of Water Rights of Brazos III Segment of the Brazos River Basin, 726 S.W.2d 214, 1987, Tex.App.-Waco, 1987023708
  • In re Adjudication of Water Rights of Brazos III Segment of Brazos River Basin, 746 S.W.2d 207, 1988, Tex., 1988023483


  • Texas Bar Foundation, Fellow


  • Waco-McLennan County Bar Association
  • Central Texas Bankruptcy Bar
  • State Bar of Texas, Member
  • Waco/McLennan County Bar Association, Member
  • Central Texas Bankruptcy Bar Association, Member
  • Central Texas Bankruptcy Bar Association, Treasurer


  • Columbus Avenue Baptist Church
  • Baylor Alumni Association, Life Member
  • Baptist General Convention of Texas, Executive Board
  • Waco Regional Baptist Network, Executive Board, Director of Men’s Ministries
  • Columbus Avenue Baptist Church, Member, Deacon, Committees
  • Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center, Board of Trustees, Chairman
  • Baylor/ Scott & White-Hillcrest Health System, Board of Trustees