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David L. Rumley

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in Corpus Christi, TX

Wigington Rumley Dunn & Blair LLP
123 North Carrizo Street
Corpus Christi, TX 78401
Phone: 361-885-7500
Fax: 361-885-0487
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2003 - 2004, 2007 - 2022
Licensed in Texas Since: 1994
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
Attorney Profile

David L. Rumley is a member of Wigington Rumley Dunn & Blair L.L.P. From the firm's office in Corpus Christi, Texas, he focuses his practice on personal injury litigation, representing clients across the country who have been harmed by the negligence of others in cases involving medical malpractice, defective products, commercial vehicle accidents and wrongful death. He has been certified as a specialist in personal injury trial law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, and he has received an AV Preeminent* peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell. Mr. Rumley has also been selected for membership in the American Board of Trial Advocates.

In 1991, Mr. Rumley graduated from Ripon College with a Bachelor of Arts in government and politics. He then pursued his legal education at St. Mary's University School of Law and was awarded his Juris Doctor in 1994. While in law school, Mr. Rumley served on the St. Mary's Law Journal. After graduation, he worked for an Austin firm that provided defense representation to businesses that were being sued until co-founding his current firm. Admitted to practice in Texas and Arizona, Mr. Rumley is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas.

In addition to his personal injury practice, Mr. Rumley has also handled complex commercial litigation cases, and in 2009 he obtained a civil RICO, fraud and forgery verdict against a group of defendants that included a manufactured home company and a mortgage lender. An active participant in a variety of legal organizations, he is a member of the Texas Trial Lawyers Association, the American Association for Justice, Attorneys Information Exchange Group and the State Bar of Texas.

* AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
  • 100%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Wrongful Death


18 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2003 - 2004, 2007 - 2022

About David L. Rumley

First Admitted: 1994, Texas

Professional Webpage:

Other Outstanding Achievements

  • Rise School of Corpus Christi, Founder

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Editorial Board, St. Mary’s Law Journal


  • Maria Trevino and Arturo Trevino v. Clayton Homes, Inc.
  • CMH Homes, Inc. Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance, Inc., United States District Court For The Southern District of Texa


  • Martindale-Hubbell legal directory AV®-rated lawyer
  • Recognized as One of the Top Personal Injury Trial Lawyers in the State of Texas
  • Texas Super Lawyer™by Thomson Reuters, 2003-2004
  • Texas Super Lawyer™by Thomson Reuters, 2007-2016

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Attorneys Information Exchange Group (AIEG)
  • United States District Court for Southern District of Texas
  • State Bar of Texas, Member
  • American Association of Justice (AAJ), Member
  • Texas
  • United States District Court for Western District of Texas
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association (TTLA), Member
  • United States District Court for Eastern District of Texas
  • American Board of Trial Advocates, Member

Educational Background

  • Rippon College, Bachelor of Arts in Politics/Government, 1991

Special Licenses/Certifications

  • Board Certified, Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Personal Injury Trial Law
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Office Location for David L. Rumley

123 North Carrizo Street
Corpus Christi, TX 78401

Phone: 361-885-7500

Fax: 361-885-0487

Last Updated: 6/23/2022

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