Mark E. Steiner





David R. Hague
Assistant Professor of Law

“Never get so busy making a living that you forget to make a life.”

—Author Unknown

BA, University of Utah
J.D., University of Kansas School of Law


Phone: 713.646.2903

Office: 715T

Areas of expertise: Commercial Law and Bankruptcy


Dave Hague joined the Houston College of Law faculty in 2013, where he has taught Commercial Law courses, Bankruptcy, Consumer Transactions, and Civil Procedure. Prior to joining the faculty, Professor Hague was a partner at Fabian Law and chair of its bankruptcy practice group. He is experienced in representing secured and unsecured creditors, debtors, debtors-in-possession, trustees and receivers in federal and state court. He has successfully represented clients before the 10th U.S. Circuit and the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel for the 10th U.S. Circuit.

David is familiar with all aspects of the Uniform Commercial Code, having litigated in both federal and state court complex issues involving Articles 2, 3, 4, and 9 of the U.C.C. In litigation, David has represented clients on issues involving leasing, secured transactions, real property, intellectual property, ERISA, employment, and the FDCPA. He received his law degree from the University of Kansas, where he was managing editor of the Kansas Law Review and a member of the Order of the Coif. During law school, David clerked for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Kansas. He earned his bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Utah, graduating with high honors. David is admitted to state and federal courts in both Utah and Nevada as well as the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.

Professor Hague’s scholarship has appeared in the Utah Law Review, the DePaul Law Review, and the Nevada Law Journal. He is a frequent lecturer on issues involving the Uniform Commercial Code and the Bankruptcy Code. Professor Hague also coaches the Duberstein Bankruptcy Moot Court Team.

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