Eric G. Burns

One of twelve prosecutors in the Prosecution Division of the City Attorney’s office, Eric G. Burns represents Code Enforcement, specializes in public nuisances, and is a key member of DART Inspections (Dangerous Assessment Response Team). Important to his career is negotiation, a skill he now teaches young African-American men in the Brothers Helping Brothers program at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church.  Eric attended Boone Elementary, Hobby Middle School, and Clark High School in NISD. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree from St. Edwards University and then was accepted to Thurgood Marshall School of Law at Texas Southern University in Houston.  Burns was an associate with Adami Goldman and Shuffield, then in-house counsel for the Texas Dental Board, before being hired by the City of San Antonio in 2006. A high school soccer player, he returned regularly to Clark to play in alumni games.  His daughters attend Wanke Elementary and he coaches his daughters’ soccer team. 

Pillar of...: 
Caring
School: 
Thomas C. Clark High School
Year: 
2012
Class of ...: 
1990