Texas Criminal Lawyers

Phillip Wayne Goff
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Corpus Christi, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 24 years experience

Phillip W. Goff has been practicing criminal law in the Coastal Bend of Texas for over 20 years, working closely with clients to achieve the best results possible under their circumstances. He prides himself on... Read More »
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Micah Belden
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Sherman, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 13 years experience

When you are arrested by the police, you have the right to be angry, but most of all, you have the right to hire a Board Certified defense attorney like Micah Belden and fight back. Call me at 903-744-4252 and start... Read More »
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Derk A. Wadas
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McKinney, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 21 years experience

I have been practicing criminal law and procedure exclusively for the past nineteen years, first as a criminal prosecutor for six years and, as a defense attorney since 2005. I am Board Certified in Criminal Law by the... Read More »
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Buck Johnson
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Dallas, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 14 years experience

Buck Johnson has established himself as one of the most respected criminal lawyers in North Texas. In 2018, Buck was selected as a Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI "Super Lawyer" by the "Super Lawyer" publication, following... Read More »
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Jodi Soyars
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San Antonio, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
(210) 970-7146 310 South St. Mary's Street
Suite 1860
San Antonio, TX 78205
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Divorce and Domestic Violence
University of Houston - Main Campus
Jodi Soyars is an Aggressive & Experienced TRIAL LAWYER in San Antonio. She has been recognized by the National Trial Lawyers as one of the Top 100 Criminal Law Attorneys, by Best DWI Attorney as one of the top 10 DWI Attorney's in San Antonio, and by the American Family Law Institute as one of the Top 10 Female Family Law Attorneys in San Antonio. While working to defend her client's freedom (& careers) in the criminal law courts, Jodi Soyars saw a need to help protect her client's rights to their children & property in the...
Kiele Linroth Pace
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Austin, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
(512) 480-9020 401 Congress Ave
Suite 1540
Austin, TX 78701
Free ConsultationCriminal and Domestic Violence
University of Texas - Austin
As an experienced criminal defense attorney and former prosecutor, I know how the criminal justice system works and what it takes to get good results. My goal in every case is to obtain not only a great result but also the best possible outcome for my client under the facts and circumstances of the case. Consequently, my clients have the peace of mind that comes from knowing that they can trust their lawyer to protect their legal rights and handle their cases in a way that ensures the best outcome for them. I have deep roots in Austin and practice...
Kyle Watkins
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(254) 444-9920 417 N Main St. 201
Box#1441
Salado, TX 76571
Salado, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 7 years experience
Criminal
South Texas College of Law
Proven record of Dismissals, Reductions and Not Guilty Jury Verdicts -- see website for case results.

Joseph Hoelscher
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San Antonio, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(866) 608-9939 3030 Nacogdoches, Ste. 222G
San Antonio, TX 78217
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
Baylor Law School
Joe Hoelscher is an award-winning criminal and family law trial lawyer whose dedication to vigorously defending his clients has earned him national recognition. Having been involved with the legal system since his mother's disappearance and murder in 1986, Joe knows how tough court is on clients and families in need of legal assistance. As a result, he has dedicated his law practice to helping his clients navigate the legal system so they can gain closure and find peace. The Hoelscher Law Office's holistic approach to client services frequently involves the use of experts and counselors to help clients develop their...
Roy Lee Warren
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San Marcos, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 27 years experience
(512) 521-4238 1775 Oakwood Loop
San Marcos, TX 78666
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Personal Injury and Workers' Comp
Houston College of Law Houston and South Texas College of Law
Roy was born and raised in Texas, graduating from Texas City High School. 10 years getting life's hard lesions he finally entered college where despite his late start he earned accolades and academic scholarships, graduating with honors in just 3 years while working also. He earned one of the 1st degrees for Bachelor of Accountancy issued by the University of North Dakota. Then took and passed the exam to become a CPA..Roy and Laurie (wife since 18 years old with their four children),decided to moved back to Texas so Roy could enroll at South Texas College of Law, located in...
William B. Mange
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Austin, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 32 years experience
(512) 451-5885 600 W. 13th Street
Austin, TX 78701
Free ConsultationCriminal and DWI
University of Texas - Austin
Austin's Board Certified Texas Criminal Defense Lawyer, Bill Mange is aggressive in defending clients. Attorney Mange provides top criminal defense for DWI, drug offenses, violent and white collar crimes.
Tanya Sue Dohoney
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Fort Worth, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 32 years experience
(817) 203-2220 300 Throckmorton St.
Suite 1650
Fort Worth, TX 76102
Criminal
Tanya Dohoney is Of Counsel for Varghese Summersett PLLC, bringing a unique skill set and decades of wisdom and experience to the firm. Tanya is a dual board certified attorney, a designation accomplished by very few other criminal law attorneys in Texas. She is certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Criminal Law and Criminal Appeals, which means she is a specialist in both areas.

Prior to becoming an Of Counsel attorney for Varghese Summersett, Tanya spent 26 years of her legal career as a senior appellate attorney for the Tarrant County Criminal District Attorney’s Office. She has handled...
Juan Antonio Lozada
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Austin, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(512) 296-5033 3305 W Slaughter Ln, Second Floor
Austin, TX 78748
Criminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and Personal Injury
University of Houston - Main Campus, St. Mary's University School of Law and Ohio State University - Columbus
he Law Office of Juan Antonio Lozada was founded with one goal in mind - to provide high-quality legal services to clients needing assistance with matters of immigration, personal injury and criminal law in the Austin, San Antonio and surrounding counties. Customer service and zealous representation are essential to our practice.
Jacob Blizzard
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Abilene, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 8 years experience
(325) 676-1000 1369 Sayles Blvd.
Abilene, TX 79605
Criminal, Appeals, DWI and White Collar Crime
Texas Tech University School of Law
Mr. Blizzard is board certified in criminal law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Mr. Blizzard is one of only 5 other attorneys in Taylor County board certified in criminal law.

Mr. Blizzard's practice is focused on criminal defense in Abilene, TX. Criminal defense includes pre-trial negotiations for plea bargain and trials of felonies and misdemeanor cases. Mr. Blizzard also has a significant practice in criminal appeals and post-convictions writs of habeas corpus. Mr. Blizzard also practices personal injury and plaintiff's side litigation.

Board certification is a mark of excellence and a distinguishing accomplishment. Within the Texas legal community, board certification...
Cory J.H. Crenshaw
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Beaumont, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(409) 449-5291 850 Park Street
Beaumont, TX 77701
Criminal, Business, DWI and Personal Injury
Texas Tech University School of Law
After serving my community as the District Attorney, judge and federal prosecutor for the past 12 years, I am honored to continue my service to the legal profession by representing YOU. The experienced trial lawyers at Crenshaw Law Firm, PLLC, are focused on ensuring that you are protected and receive justice. Please call us today at (409) 449-LAW1 or visit our website www.crenshaw.law
Ron Voyles
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Conroe, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 13 years experience

South Texas College of LawTexas
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Alex Hernandez Jr
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Corpus Christi , TX Criminal Law Attorney with 18 years experience

1-888-HDZLAW-8 / 361-792-3811 / 512-640-4099, Se Habla Espanol, Economist, Author and Attorney, wrote the books "Economics of a Personal Injury Case" and "Mesothelioma; A Primer on Latent Diseases" both sold by Amazon... Read More »
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Tim Clancy
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Dallas, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 16 years experience
(214) 550-5771 3131 McKinney Avenue
# 800
Dallas, TX 75204
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
South Texas College of Law
I'm a criminal defense lawyer with a passion for the law and protecting the innocent from being wrongly convicted of criminal allegations. I come from a family of attorneys and have grown up sharing their love of legal studies and history of the law. I served as a special prosecutor for both the Tarrant County District Attorney's Office and the Dallas County District Attorney's Office early in my career. After a few years prosecuting for the government, I began my career as a defense attorney in Dallas, Texas. Shortly after I became a partner at Clancy & Clancy...
Dustan Neyland
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(713) 972-1100 701 N Post Oak Rd
#425
Houston, TX 77024
Free ConsultationHouston, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
Criminal, Cannabis Law, DWI and White Collar Crime
Oklahoma City University School of Law
Dustan O. Neyland is a passionate and experienced criminal defense attorney who aggressively fights for the rights of his clients. Dustan is a partner and attorney at Greco Neyland, PC, which represents clients throughout the Houston Metropolitan Area and the State of Texas. Dustan is passionate about making sure the rights of his clients are heard. He believes each person deserves fair treatment, and he works to ensure each client has a fair chance. He represents people in a variety of criminal defense cases, including DWI, drug charges, white collar charges, terrorism charges and weapons offenses. ...
Jeffrey Charles Kennedy
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North Richland Hills, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 23 years experience
(817) 605-1010 9133 Belshire Drive
North Richland Hills, TX 76182
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
Texas Wesleyan University School of Law - Texas Wesleyan University
Fort Worth Criminal Defense Attorney Jeff C. Kennedy represents individuals accused, charged, or under investigation for criminal matters ranging from misdemeanor charges to the most serious felony offenses. With over 20 years of legal experience in defending clients charged with criminal offenses, criminal defense lawyer Jeff C. Kennedy has the experience, knowledge, expertise, and proven record to provide clients with the best possible defense of criminal charges. Our goal in every criminal case is to fully investigate every aspect of the case, develop an effective and aggressive defense strategy, and achieve the best possible outcome for our clients.
Scott A. Thompson
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Austin, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 9 years experience
(512) 222-8287 801 W Oltorf St
Austin, TX 78704
Criminal, DWI, Divorce and Family
Fordham University School of Law
Scott A. Thompson | Austin divorce criminal defense family law lawyers attorneys in Austin, TX

You know what’s at stake. If you’re dealing with criminal charges, a divorce, or any difficult family issue, you need a skillful ally to help navigate the process and achieve your best outcome.

Scott is not like most Austin lawyers. He was trained at a high-stakes New York City law firm serving elite global business clients. You deserve the same quality representation.

Austin divorce criminal defense family law attorney lawyer Scott A. Thompson is here to fight for you every step of the way. Let's solve this together.
Russ Hunt Jr.
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GEORGETOWN, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 24 years experience
(512) 930-0860 310 South Austin Avenue
GEORGETOWN, TX 78626
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
College of Queen Mary and Westerfield
Russell D. Hunt, Jr.'s law practice focuses on the defense of federal and state criminal accusations.

Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization since 2000.

Rated "AV-Preeminent" by his peers through Martindale-Hubbell in 2009.

Named a Texas "SuperLawyer" by Texas Monthly Magazine since 2008.

President of the Austin Criminal Defense Lawyers Association in 2006-2007

President of the Williiamson County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association in 2015-2016

Office in Georgetown or Round Rock since 1996.

Lives in Round Rock
Elizabeth Christina 'Christy' Jack
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Fort Worth, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 27 years experience
(817) 203-2220 300 Throckmorton Street
Suite 1650
Fort Worth, TX 76102
Free ConsultationCriminal
Christy Jack is a nationally recognized trial attorney who has handled thousands of criminal cases during her 25-year legal career — first as a prosecutor and now as a highly sought-after criminal defense attorney. She has tried more than 200 cases before a jury, ranging from sexual assault to capital murder. Nationwide, there are few who have her level of experience handling death penalty cases.

Prior to becoming a partner at the Fort Worth defense firm of Varghese Summersett, Christy served as a prosecutor for more than two decades in the Tarrant County District Attorney's Office. She was highly regarded by...
Brandon Wilson Barnett
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(817) 993-9249 209 W. 8th St.
Fort Worth, TX 76102
Free ConsultationFort Worth, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 12 years experience
Criminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and Personal Injury
The George Washington University Law School and Texas Tech University School of Law
Brandon Barnett is an award-winning Fort Worth criminal defense and personal injury lawyer. His practice is exclusively focused on criminal defense and personal injury in Tarrant County and surrounding areas. Mr. Barnett is also a Reserve Military Judge and an adjunct law professor.
Robert Smead Hogan
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Lubbock, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(806) 771-7900 1210 Avenue R.
Lubbock, TX 79401
Criminal, Appeals, Immigration and Personal Injury
Texas Tech University School of Law
Practicing law in Lubbock over the last twenty years has allowed me to work for some of the finest, most hard-working people. I have enjoyed having the chance to earn the respect and trust of my clients as we work for them. I have been privileged to handle personal injury cases, wrongful death cases, train collisions, automobile collisions, truck wrecks, insurance claims, and the many other types of cases in state and Federal courts.

Together with my outstanding staff members, we make it a priority to treat each client like the only client, and help navigate through the complicated legal system....
Jeredith Elaine Jones
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Conroe, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(936) 756-3930 203 Simonton St
Conroe, TX 77301
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Divorce and Family
St. Mary's University School of Law
Jeredith Jones has been practicing law since 2008 exclusively in Montgomery County, Texas. Her focus is Family Law, Divorces, Child Custody and all manner of Criminal Defense representation. She has significant experience in trial before juries, trials before judges, child abuse, spousal abuse, custody, drug use, division of the marital estate, adoption, step-parent adoption, DWI representation, misdemeanor representation, and felony representation.
With a diverse background as a Child Abuse Investigator with the Waco Child Protective Services, Jeredith Jones brings a unique perspective and extensive experience to each of her client’s cases. Jeredith worked one on one with individuals in crisis,...
Leticia Elva Martinez
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Fort Worth, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 24 years experience
(817) 203-2220 300 Throckmorton Street
Suite 1650
Fort Worth, TX 76102
Free ConsultationCriminal
Leticia “Letty” Martinez is a board certified criminal law specialist who has extensive experience handling state and federal criminal cases, specifically allegations of sexual abuse of adults and children, intoxication-related offenses and violent crimes.

Prior to becoming a criminal defense attorney, Letty established a name for herself as both a state and federal prosecutor. She began her service as a misdemeanor prosecutor at the Tarrant County District Attorney's Office but quickly moved up the prosecutorial ladder. Over the next decade, she served in almost every unit and division within the District Attorney's Office, including Juvenile, Crimes Against Children, Gang and Family...
Jodi Soyars
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San Antonio, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 17 years experience

Jodi Soyars is an Aggressive & Experienced TRIAL LAWYER in San Antonio. She has been recognized by the National Trial Lawyers as one of the Top 100 Criminal Law Attorneys, by Best DWI Attorney as one of the top 10... Read More »
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Emmett Ray Green
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San Marcos, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 39 years experience

When you have a criminal problem, you need an attorney that has experience, integrity and knowledge. Ray graduated from SWTSU (Tex. St.) in San Marcos and St. Mary's Law School in San Antonio. He was a felony prosecutor... Read More »
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Anna Summersett
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Fort Worth, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 9 years experience
(817) 203-2220 300 Throckmorton, Suite 1650
Fort Worth, TX 76102
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI and Domestic Violence
Texas Wesleyan University School of Law - Texas Wesleyan University
Anna Summersett is Board Certified Criminal Law Specialist. This means she has achieved the highest designation possible for a criminal defense attorney, and she has been recognized as one of very few attorneys who can call themselves experts in the area of criminal law.

Anna Summersett is an experienced criminal trial attorney who has personally handled over 100 jury trials ranging from misdemeanor DWIs to Capital Murder.

As a partner at Varghese Summersett PLLC, Anna primarily handles State Criminal Cases from post-arrest investigation through jury trial. She is rated a top attorney in client satisfaction.

Anna graduated from Baylor University...
Steven Jumes
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(817) 203-2220 300 Throckmorton Suite 1650
Fort Worth, TX 76102
Free ConsultationFort Worth, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
Criminal, Appeals, DWI and White Collar Crime
The University of Texas School of Law
Steve Jumes is a state and federal criminal defense attorney and a board certified criminal law specialist. Prior to joining Varghese Summersett PLLC, Steve was a state and federal prosecutor. His work in the federal government included handling complex civil and criminal asset forfeiture litigation. Steve is considered one of the nation's leading asset forfeiture attorneys. He has testified before lawmakers about this complex area of law and is regularly contacted by news media for commentary on the subject.

An attorney's attorney, Steve is also regularly called upon by other attorneys throughout the country who find themselves in the crosshairs of...
Christopher M. Lankford
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Fort Worth, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 5 years experience
(817) 870-9803 1020 Macon Street
Suite 17
Fort Worth, TX 76102
Free ConsultationCriminal and DWI
Baylor Law School
Prior to founding the Lankford Law Firm, I was a managing partner at the Law Offices of Lankford & Knapp. I founded the Lankford Law Firm in order to focus exclusively on criminal defense and to allow myself the flexibility to serve a broader range of clients. In 2014, I was named a Top Attorney by Fort Worth, Texas magazine and a Top 100 Trial Lawyer by the National Trial Lawyers Association. I take pride in fighting for individual's rights, freedom, and protecting them from the harsh consequences of the criminal justice system. I am a member of the State...
Amir Tavakkoli
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(832) 800-5590 3707 Cypress Creek Pkwy
Suite 400
Houston, TX 77068
Free ConsultationHouston, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 4 years experience
Criminal, Divorce, Family and Personal Injury
Texas Southern University Thurgood Marshall School of Law
Amir Tavakkoli, founder of the firm, was the Vice President of his law school class and graduated Summa Cum Laude. His legal and political experiences include working with Judge Kyle Carter in the 125th Harris County Civil Courthouse, U.S. Representative Al Green, State Representative Garnet Coleman, the Texas Criminal Justice Coalition, and the Houston Bar Association. Amir was also a research assistant at his law school. Amir has successfully tried judge and jury cases in family, criminal, and civil matters.
Benson Varghese
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Fort Worth, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 9 years experience
(817) 203-2220 300 Throckmorton Street
Suite 1650
Fort Worth, TX 76102
Free ConsultationCriminal, Cannabis Law, DWI and White Collar Crime
Texas Tech University School of Law
Benson Varghese is the Managing Partner at Varghese Summersett PLLC, the largest criminal defense firm in Tarrant County. He is an experienced litigator who has tried over 100 state and federal cases to Texas juries.

Benson is often called upon to handle complex cases. He has also become a go-to attorney for intoxication-related offenses in Texas. He has been named a Top Lawyer by Fort Worth Magazine, a Top Attorney by 360 West Magazine, and a Top 100 Lawyer by the National Trial Lawyers Association, among others.

Benson received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Southern Methodist University, before obtaining...
Jeff Hampton
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Weatherford, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 13 years experience
(817) 877-5201 119 N. Main Street
Suite #220
Weatherford, TX 76086
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
University of Houston - Main Campus
Fort Worth criminal defense attorney who fights to win. With years of experience as a prosecutor for Tarrant County before I became a defense attorney, I can anticipate a prosecutor's strategy and fight aggressively in court to defend you against criminal charges. Call me today to schedule a free and confidential criminal case evaluation at (817) 877-5200.
Kristin R. Brown
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Dallas, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 5 years experience
(214) 446-3909 17304 Preston Road, Suite 1250
Dallas, TX 75252
Free ConsultationCriminal, Cannabis Law, DWI and White Collar Crime
Temple University Beasley School of Law and Texas Wesleyan University School of Law - Texas Wesleyan University
I became an attorney as a "second career," though it was always a first love and a goal for me. I practice strictly criminal defense because that is where my passion lies, focusing on all aspects of criminal law--trials, appeals, and habeas work. I have a strong faith that I am where I am because that is where I am supposed to be.
Brett Hawkes Pritchard
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Killeen, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(254) 501-4040 1201 S WS Young Drive, Suite A
Killeen, TX 76543
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Divorce and Family
Brett H. Pritchard is a graduate from Brigham Young University and Texas Tech University. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science from Brigham Young University in 1996, and a Juris Doctorate degree from Texas Tech University in 1998. Mr. Pritchard was chosen to be part of the Texas Tech School of Law Legal Research Board while in Texas Tech's legal program due to his impressive research and writing abilities. Since 1999, he has been practicing law in Killeen.
Earning an exemplary reputation as an aggressive and formidable trial lawyer, Attorney Pritchard is ultimately passionate about protecting his clients'...
Eric Joe Benavides
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Houston, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(713) 222-2828 2180 North Loop West Suite 310
Houston, TX 77018
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI and Domestic Violence
Texas Tech University School of Law
Eric Benavides is a criminal defense attorney in Houston, TX. He is a co-founder of Benavides & Serrano, PLLC. He is a member of the Harris County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, National College of DUI Defense, and is licensed to practice law in the state by the Supreme Court of Texas and federally by the Southern District of Texas.

He is a graduate of the prestigious Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Trial College, and has received continued legal education in every area of criminal law. Mr. Benavides is a proven trial lawyer with multiple...
Paul Looney
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(281) 597-8818 11767 Katy Freeway Suite #740
Houston, TX 77079
Free ConsultationHouston, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 28 years experience
Criminal, Cannabis Law, DWI and White Collar Crime
South Texas College Of Law
We Have a History of Winning trials! We are different from other criminal defense firms because of the stellar record of success of Paul Looney who has tried 60 criminal defense jury trials since 1995 with ZERO final convictions.

We have a very high success rate when it comes to preventing criminal accusations from turning into formal charges as well as shutting down criminal investigations. We are able to do this because we move quickly, and never stop working.

With us on your side, you are not alone. You have effective support throughout the entire process...
Kyle Watkins
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Salado, TX Criminal Law Lawyer

Proven record of Dismissals, Reductions and Not Guilty Jury Verdicts -- see website for case results. Read More »
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Jason Speer English
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Austin, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 17 years experience

Jason English grew up in his dad’s personal injury law practice in Tarrant County, graduated from Texas A&M before getting his law degree from St. Mary’s University School of Law. Initially he worked in his... Read More »
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Bryan Joseph Fagan
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(281) 810-9760 3707 Cypress Creek Pkwy
Suite 400
Houston, TX 77068
Free ConsultationHouston, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 6 years experience
Criminal, Divorce and Family
South Texas College of Law
I’ve wanted to be a lawyer since I was a little kid and saw the film version of John Grisham’s The Pelican Brief. I had no idea I would be representing families across the state of Texas in difficult and emotional divorces.
Where did I start to get here? Not where you’d think. To be perfectly honest, I was born in Denver, Colorado, but I came to Texas as soon as I could when I was seven years old. I am one of four children – two natural-born children and two brothers who were adopted.

I attended the South Texas...
Cynthia Eva Hujar
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San Antonio, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 30 years experience
(800) 226-6465 310 S St Mary's St #2900
San Antonio, TX 78205
Free ConsultationCriminal, Appeals, DWI and White Collar Crime
Cynthia Hujar Orr uses her extensive experience to aid those across Texas facing a range of criminal charges. She is a highly respected member of the criminal defense community and has received numerous awards for her contributions to her field. She is Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in both Criminal Law and Criminal Appellate Law, a distinction earned by less than 10% of attorneys. After earning her Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Cynthia began studying law at St. Mary's University School of Law in San Antonio. She received her license to practice law in Texas...
Jeffrey Grass
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Dallas, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 25 years experience
(214) 431-3897 701 Commerce Street
Dallas, TX 75202
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Health Care and White Collar Crime
Florida State University College of Law and St. Mary's University School of Law
For more than 20 years, Attorney Jeffrey C. Grass has committed his life to safeguarding the rights and futures of those who have been accused of crimes. Due to his steadfast commitment to judiciary work, Attorney Grass has representation clients before the Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court of Texas. His successes have led him to an inclusion among the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers Association as well as the 10 Best for Client Satisfaction by the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys. Before founding the Law Offices of Jeffrey C. Grass, he served as...
Jose M. Rocha
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El Paso, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 5 years experience
(915) 229-9369 7362 Remcon Circle
El Paso, TX 79912
Criminal and Traffic Tickets
University of Dayton School of Law
Innovative and versatile attorney highly effective at developing legal strategies with a solid track record of litigation success and experience in various areas of law, including: criminal defense in state and federal courts, mental health law, child protective services representation, elder protection, guardianship cases, mediation, and immigration law.
Amanda Erwin
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San Marcos, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 12 years experience
(512) 938-1800 109 E Hopkins, Suite 200
San Marcos, TX 78666
Free ConsultationCriminal, Appeals, DWI and Juvenile
St. Mary's University School of Law
I am a former prosecutor, and have been practicing criminal law for over ten years. I am an aggressive trial lawyer that will fight for your rights!
Phillip Wayne Goff
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(361) 592-4357 545 N Upper Broadway St
Suite #906
Corpus Christi, TX 78401
Free ConsultationCorpus Christi, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 24 years experience
Criminal, DWI and Traffic Tickets
South Texas College Of Law
Phillip W. Goff has been practicing criminal law in the Coastal Bend of Texas for over 20 years, working closely with clients to achieve the best results possible under their circumstances. He prides himself on over-performing and earning the respect and appreciation of his clients. Guilty or not guilty, you deserve respect and quality representation. This firm is dedicated to the vigorous defense of clients' rights. The government is trying to take away your liberty. It's time to get professional help. Phillip W. Goff realizes a criminal case is likely...
Collin Evans
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Houston, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 8 years experience
(713) 225-0650 917 Franklin St., Ste. 600
Houston, TX 77002
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
University of Texas - Austin and South Texas College of Law
Collin’s training in the area of criminal defense began while working as a law clerk for three trial-tested lawyers at the law firm of Stradley, Chernoff & Alford. As a clerk, and later an associate attorney at that firm, he learned how to fight for people accused of committing a crime. There is no college for being a criminal defense lawyer. Contrary to what some may believe, students do not pick a major while they are in law school. Most study many areas to prepare for the bar exam and hope they find a job that interests them. For...
Stephen Lyle Hamilton
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Lubbock, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
(800) 456-7838 812 Main Street
Lubbock, TX 79401
Free ConsultationCriminal, Cannabis Law, DWI and White Collar Crime
Board Certified in Criminal Law, AV Rated, tried over 100 jury trials and a published author, I wrote the book on DWI defense. Before you talk to ANY lawyer get a copy of my DWI Survival Guide, A Citizen's Protection Manual for a DWI Arrest. While other lawyers "advertise" expereince I will show you how my trial experience of over 100 trials can help in your case. My name is Stephen Hamilton; I am a Board Certified Criminal Defense Attorney who focuses on DWI cases. I have spent my almost 20 years of practice...
Stephen Hardy Gordon
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San Antonio, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 20 years experience
(210) 531-9700 5820 IH-10 West
Suite 400
San Antonio, TX 78201
Free ConsultationCriminal, Bankruptcy, DWI and Traffic Tickets
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-Over 17 Years Experience as a Trial Lawyer in San Antonio, Texas
-Graduated in Top 10% of class at St. Mary’s School of Law
-Staff Writer and Editor of St. Mary’s Law Journal
-Author of Numerous Articles in publications such as St. Mary’s Law Review and San Antonio Lawyer Magazine
-Formerly worked at Texas Fourth Court of Appeals
-100's of hours of Continuing Legal Education in relevant Practice Areas
-10.0 Perfect Rating from AVVO.com Lawyer Rating Website
Walker Fults
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Dallas, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 6 years experience
(214) 797-1861 3300 Oak Lawn Ave. Ste. 700
Dallas, TX 75219
Free ConsultationCriminal, DWI, Domestic Violence and White Collar Crime
University of Virginia
Walker Fults represents a select clientele of individuals who have been charged with crimes in Dallas and the North Texas area. He treats every case as if it will go to trial. Taking an aggressive approach at the outset allows him to uncover every detail that could contribute to a positive outcome for his clients’ cases. Where some lawyers settle on the prosecutor’s terms, Walker Fults has successfully obtained Not Guilty verdicts at trial and had cases dismissed outright. Walker Fults doesn’t stop working for his client until he’s gotten the absolute best result. Before opening his own law...
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Houston, TX Criminal Law Lawyer with 19 years experience

Since Paul entered private practice, his results have been outstanding. Paul spent close to 7 years as a prosecutor and gained valuable experience. This experience provides Paul the ability to approach prosecutors in the... Read More »
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Plano, TX Criminal Law Attorney with 30 years experience

U.S. District Court Northern District of Texas and Texas
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Arrested or facing criminal charges?

Criminal law addresses the government's prosecution of individuals who have been accused of committing a crime. Such laws may be federal, state, or local. The prosecution represents the people of a particular jurisdiction, and acts on behalf of the government by bringing a case against an accused. Under the U.S. Constitution, a person accused of a crime may have the right to a criminal defense attorney during interrogations and certain other times before and during a trial.

Whether you are under police investigation, have been arrested, or are facing charges, having an advocate familiar with the criminal justice system.

Most jurisdictions classify crimes as felonies or misdemeanors, with felonies being the more serious offenses with the possibility of more severe sentences. Some criminal lawyers focus on a specific area of criminal defense law, such as white-collar crime, drug offenses, theft crimes, or violent crimes. You should consult with a criminal defense lawyer early on in the process to preserve options, such as diversion programs or plea bargains.

When hiring a criminal defense attorney, you should evaluate the experience and fee structure of the attorney. Some offer a free consultation to discuss your case.


Accomplice liability: If a person aids, assists, or encourages another in the commission of a crime, they are criminally liable as an accomplice to the crime.

Self-defense: The claim that an act otherwise criminal was legally justifiable because it was necessary to protect a person or property from the threat or action of another.