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Daniel C. Durand III

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Managing Shareholder & President
Lewisville, Texas
800-416-7409 (Toll free)

With a life long interest in politics, Dan's first job out of college was on the National Staff of a U.S. Presidential Campaign. Later in his career, he was a fundraiser for the U.S. Senatorial Campaign of Joel Hyatt in Ohio .

Involved with his community, he is an Assistant Scoutmaster, Troop 62, Longhorn Council for the Boy Scouts of America. He was also the Committee Chair for Pack 1, Longhorn Council Cub Scouts of America.

Dan has been an Upward Bound Basketball Coach, Christian Community Action Contributor and Volunteer, performed at charity events for YMCA Indian Guides and Princesses and Beggin 4 Bears. In addition to that, he is a Founding Donor for the Flower Mound Public Library, a Lewisville Independent School District Educational Volunteer, a Marcus High School Swim and Dive Team Booster Club Volunteer, a Lakeside Aquatic Club Volunteer, and a High School Religion Teacher.

Dan is married to the love of his life, the former Elizabeth Gercans, a proud father to an Eagle Scout, Honor student and competitive swimmer. When time allows, he enjoys reading, politics and golf.

Areas of Practice

  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Family Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Real Estate Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 25% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1986
  • Ohio
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Texas
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit


  • Case Western Reserve University Law School, Cleveland, Ohio
    • J.D.
  • Colgate University
    • A.B.
  • The American School in London
    • Diploma

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Texas Bar Association
  • Denton County Bar Association
  • Debtor's Bar Association - Eastern District of Texas
  • College of the State Bar of Texas, Member
  • Dale Carnegie Course Training, Graduate Assistant, Trainer
  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • The University of Texas Parents Advisory Board

Past Employment Positions

  • Durand & Associates, President
  • Crawford & Wigington, Associate
  • Hyatt Legal Services, Staff Attorney/Managing Attorney/Regional Partner
  • Central National Bank of Cleveland, Attorney
  • Law Office of Franklin Polk

Pro Bono Activities

  • Committee Chair, Pack 1, Longhorn Council Cub Scouts of America
  • Assistant Scoutmaster, Troop 62, Longhorn Council, Boy Scouts of America
  • Marcus High School Swim and Dive Team Booster Club
  • Lakeside Aquatic Club Volunteer