The Louisiana State Bar Association’s (LSBA) 2014-15 officers and members of the Board of Governors were installed June 5, in conjunction with the LSBA’s Annual Meeting in Destin, Fla.
Lafayette lawyer, Blake R. David, was installed by Louisiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Bernette Johnson as the Third District Member of LSBA’s Board of Governors. The Board of Governors is comprised of 22 volunteer leaders who are charged with fiscal responsibility for the LSBA and with administration of the affairs of the Association. The LSBA assists more than 22,000 members in the practice of law.
Blake R. David was raised in Lafayette and is a founding partner of Broussard & David, LLC. Mr. David focuses on personal injury and wrongful death litigation with an emphasis on offshore/maritime, trucking accident, aviation, products liability, industrial accident, and automobile claims.
Blake is the immediate past president of the Lafayette Bar Association. He is past president of the Federal Bar Association’s Lafayette Chapter and the American Inn of Court of Acadiana. He is AV-rated by Martindale-Hubbell and recognized by Louisiana Super Lawyers (2012-14) and National Trial Lawyers (2012-14).
In his community, Blake is past chair of the Lafayette Downtown Development Authority and hosts several fundraisers for Catholic Charities. He is co-chair of Opus Christi Magnum and a foundation board member for Our Lady of Fatima School.