Dalby Fleming

Dalby Fleming

San Antonio

In 1995, Mr. Fleming began practicing commercial litigation, construction law and banking law in his hometown of Brownsville, Texas. Since relocating to San Antonio in 1998, Mr. Fleming has represented a wide array of public and private clients across South and Central Texas in litigation involving complex commercial disputes, eminent domain, municipal governance, real estate, public utilities, creditors rights and personal injury defense.

Mr. Fleming has served as lead litigation counsel for public utilities such as CPS Energy of San Antonio, San Antonio Water System and Brownsville Public Utilities Board; Texas municipalities such as the City of San Antonio, the City of New Braunfels and the City of Brownsville; as well as national and local financial institutions, insureds and insurance carriers, construction contractors and subcontractors, homeowners and HOAs, employers and employees, and countless individuals.


• Successfully defended numerous commercial trucking companies, drivers and carriers in litigation across South and Central Texas


• Litigation counsel for General Contractors and Subcontractors in disputes with public and private entities arising out of allegations of construction defects
• Litigation Counsel for Private and Public Owners in disputes with contractors and subcontractors arising out of failure to perform and related lien claims


• Lead Counsel in over fifty condemnation proceedings on behalf of various public utilities and municipalities and utilities including CPS Energy of San Antonio and the City of New Braunfels


•Lead Counsel in the successful defense of the City of San Antonio at trial and on appeal regarding the City’s enforcement of real estate development regulations for the benefit of its citizens


• Successfully litigated or resolved numerous employment related issues including non-compete agreements on behalf of both employers and employees


• Counsel for business interests, both large and small, in the prosecution and defense of a vast range and number of claims and disputes all over South and Central Texas
• Represented numerous national lenders in litigation and collection matters across the State of Texas


St. Mary’s University School of Law (J.D., 1995)

University of Texas at Austin (B.A., 1992)

Legal Memberships

State Bar of Texas, Litigation Section

San Antonio Bar Association

Texas Association of Defense Counsel

Honors and Awards

Top Business Litigation Attorney – Scene in SA Magazine 2008-2011

Top Eminent Domain Attorney – Scene in SA Magazine 2010-2011


State Bar of Texas, 1995
United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
United States District Courts for the Western and Southern Districts of Texas