Daniel Jacob Goldberg, 68, passed away on March 7, 2013 in Sugar Land, TX. Daniel grew up in New Orleans, LA and attended the University of Virginia Charlottesville, graduating in 1966, and attended the University Texas at Austin School of Law, graduating in 1969 with a Doctor of Jurisprudence.
Daniel is survived by his wife of 45 years Lana, his 3 sons Eric, Joshua, and Micah, and 4 grandchildren.
Daniel was a Partner of Ross, Banks, May, Cron, and Cavin Law Firm in Houston where he worked since 1970. He was past president of the Commercial Law League of America, and also a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Panel Trustee for the Eastern District of Texas. He was Board Certified as a Creditors Rights Specialist by the American Board of Certification. He co-authored instruction manuals for the Texas Bar Continuing Legal Education Committee. His Bar admissions included: Texas, 1969; U.S Court of Appeals 5th circuit, 1986; U.S. District Court Southern District of Texas, 1970; U.S. District Court Western District of Texas, 1984; U.S. District Court Eastern District, 1987; U.S. District Court Western District of Texas, 1987.
He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather who enjoyed nothing more than spending time with his family and kind heartedly teasing his friends.
Ross, Banks, May, Cron, and Cavin Law Firm is hosting a reception to Celebrate Dan’s Life on Wed. April 3, 2013 from 5:30 to 8:30 pm at The Tasting Room in Uptown Park in Houston.
A memorial service was held on Friday, March 8, 2013 at 2:00PM at Houston Jewish Funerals. Donations in his memory can be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, US Holocaust Museum or an organization of your choice.