Douglas was born in Warren, Ohio and was raised in western Pennsylvania, outside of Pittsburgh, where he attended Mount Pleasant Area High School. After high school, Douglas enlisted in the United States Army and served for four years receiving the Army Achievement Medal and the Army Commendation Medal. Douglas received an honorable discharge after completing his full term of service and relocated to Austin, Texas.
After attending law school, Douglas worked at Barbri, an organization specializing in assisting law students in studying and passing the state bar examination. In addition to being licensed to practice law in the state of Texas, Douglas sat and passed the Oklahoma Bar during this time. Afterwards, Douglas opened his own law practice, The Law Office of Douglas E. Huff in Dallas, Texas where he represented clients charged with various misdemeanor and felony criminal offenses.
In 2013, Douglas accepted a position with the Dallas County Public Defender’s Office where he worked diligently as the lead attorney in many DWI trials and other misdemeanors. Additionally, Douglas has assisted numerous clients through plea negotiations, led many evidentiary hearings, and prepared and took part in felony trials.
Douglas joined the The Law Offices of Deandra M. Grant, PC in 2016.