Let's Keep Judge David Newell

Republican Candidate for
the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, Place 9

About David

Judge David Newell was elected to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals on November 4, 2014.

His current term ends on December 31, 2020, and he is running for re-election for the Place 9 judge of the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals. He is on the ballot in the Republican primary on March 3, 2020.

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I am incredibly honored and humbled to serve you and the people of Texas as a judge on the Court of Criminal Appeals. But I still have more to do. Please let me finish what I've started.

Judge David Newell

Qualifications

David brings a level of experience and expertise to the job that few can match.

OVER TWO DECADES OF EXPERIENCE IN CRIMINAL LAW

David has over 20 years of criminal appellate experience as both an appellate practitioner and a judge.

BOARD CERTIFIED IN CRIMINAL LAW AND CRIMINAL APPELLATE LAW

David now serves on the committee that helps create and ultimately grades the board certification exam in Criminal Appellate Law.

ADMITTED TO PRACTICE BEFORE THE 5TH CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEALS and the U.S. Supreme Court

Proven professional leadership

David serves as Co-Course Director for the Annual Robert O. Dawson Conference on Criminal Appeals put on by the University of Texas School of Law Continuing Legal Education Department. He has presented on a wide variety of legal and ethical topics for the Texas Center for the Judiciary, Texas Association of Appellate Court Attorneys, Texas District and County Attorney's Association, Texas Criminal Defense Lawyer's Association, Texas Municipal Courts Education Center, and the National Rifle Association.

I will continue to interpret the law as it is written, exercise judicial restraint, provide thoughtful, reasoned opinions, and maintain fundamental fairness in all judicial proceedings.

I hope I can count on your vote to keep me working for you and the great state of Texas.

Judge David Newell

Endorsements

Judge Newell is honored to earn the endorsements of these fine organizations.

Get in Touch

Thank you so much for your interest in Judge David Newell and his work on the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals.
Mailing Address

P.O. Box 33
Richmond, Texas 77406

Judge Newell needs your support.

Donate to David’s campaign today. Your contribution will benefit the Re-Elect Judge David Newell Campaign Fund.

What's Going On

Campaign events and announcements

Judge David Newell wins the 2020 State Bar Judicial Poll

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Meet the Newells

David and his beautiful wife Shayne
live in the Houston area with their two sons.

Shayne and David Newell

The Newell Family at
David's Swearing-In Ceremony

Re-Elect Judge Newell

Let's send David back to the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals.