Blake R. David


Founding Partner

Broussard & David, LLC


Regions
Region 4
Geo Area
Lafayette


Blake R. David was raised in Lafayette and is a founding partner of Broussard & David, LLC.

Mr. David’s professional associations include the Louisiana State Bar Association (Nominating Committee, Board of Governors), Louisiana Association for Justice (President-Elect, Executive Committee Member, Board of Governors, Maritime Section Chair), Lafayette Bar Association (Past President, Foundation Board Member), the American Inn of Court of Acadiana (Past President), and the International Society of Barristers. He also is a founding board member of the Lafayette-Acadiana Chapter of the Federal Bar Association (Past President).

In 2017, Mr. David was appointed to the Louisiana Board of Regents by Governor John Bel Edwards and confirmed by the Louisiana Senate (the secondary education board that coordinates the efforts of all 33 degree granting institutions in the State of Louisiana). He currently serves as Chair of the Board of Regents and sits on the Executive Committee.

Mr. David currently serves or has served on several community organizations as well, including, LEDA – Lafayette Economic Development Authority (Board of Commissioners), First Horizon/IberiaBank (Advisory Board), Downtown Development Authority (Past Chairman of ODA and president of DLU), Opus Christi Magnum Catholic Charities (Former Co-Chair, Captain); Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church (Eucharistic Minister, Foundation Board, Finance Committee), ABC Art Fund (Vice-Chair), The Acadiana Tigers (Board Member, Past President), and a founding board member of”the705″, a young professionals organization focused on leadership and service in the community.

In addition to the practice of law, Mr. David is an equity partner involved with supporting and managing numerous Louisiana based business enterprises, including but not limited to oil exploration companies, commercial real estate properties, residential real estate properties, wood/metal door manufacturing companies, health clinics, and restaurants.

In 2009, Mr. David was honored as the “Outstanding Young Lawyer of Louisiana” award by the Louisiana State Bar Association. In 2006, The Daily Advertiser recognized Mr. David as “20 Under 40”, an honor designating Mr. David as one of Acadiana’s 20 most successful business persons under 40 years of age.

Prior to litigating, Mr. David worked as a registered lobbyist with Haynie & Associates in Baton Rouge. He and his wife, Amber, reside in Lafayette with their three children.


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