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The United States Constitution grants important rights to any person accused of a crime including due process, the right to a fair and speedy trial, the right to representation by counsel, the right to remain silent and to be free of unreasonable searches and seizures.


When choosing a criminal defense attorney in Childress County, Texas, consider the lawyer's training, experience, ratings and reviews. Attorneys that practice within the criminal justice system tend to focus on certain types of cases in either state or federal court.


Most criminal defense attorneys provide a free consultation to discuss the facts of your case and defenses that might apply. Before you decide on which attorney to hire, meet with several different attorneys in their office to discuss the case and the attorney fees required for representation.


Once you decide which attorney to hire, make sure you and the attorney sign a written fee agreement or contract that describes the attorney fees required at each stage of the case including during pre-trial negotiations, motion hearings and a bench or jury trial.


A criminal defense lawyer in Childress County, Texas should fight to protect the rights of his or her client in a criminal case against felony or misdemeanor charges... Read more »

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Bethany Shannon Stephens

Bethany Shannon Stephens
Law Office of Bethany S. Stephens
P.O. Box 75
Childress, TX 79201
Licensed for 15 years, Bethany Shannon Stephens is a Criminal Defense and Sex Crimes lawyer who attended Widener University Commonwealth La... read more >

Dale August Rabe Jr

Dale August Rabe Jr
Dale A. Rabe, Jr. Attorney at Law
PO Box 1257 109 Ave B NE Ste 1257
Childress, TX 79201
Licensed for 21 years, Dale August Rabe Jr is a Estate and Probate Law and Criminal Appellate Law lawyer who attended SMU Dedman School of ... read more >

Andrew Steven Bird

Andrew Steven Bird
Bird and Bird Attorneys at Law
PO Box 1257 109 Ave B NE Ste 1257
Childress, TX 79201
Licensed for 4 years, Andrew Steven Bird is a Estate and Probate Law and Real Estate Law lawyer who attended Baylor Law School... read more >

Steven R Bird

Steven R Bird
Bird & Bird
PO Box 1257 109 Ave B NE
Childress, TX 79201
Licensed for 42 years, Steven R Bird is a Criminal Appellate Law and Estate and Probate Law lawyer who attended The University of Texas Sch... read more >
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Criminal Defense Certification

TBLS Board Certification in Criminal Law - The Texas Board of Legal Specialization (TBLS) certifies lawyers as specialists in Criminal Law if they have substantial experience, involvement, competence, and training in this specialty area of practice.


The TBLS defines the term "criminal law" to include "misdemeanor and felony crimes, arrest, detention, plea bargains, jury and non-jury trials (for individuals 17 years of age or older)."



Criminal Defense Specialty Areas

NBLSC Certification in Criminal Trial Advocacy - The National Board of Legal Specialty Certification is accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) to certify attorneys as specialists in criminal trial advocacy.



Nonprofit Legal Associations

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Founded in 1958, NACDL is the largest organization for criminal defense lawyers fighting to preserve fairness within America's criminal justice system. The organization has more than 10,000 direct members including criminal defense attorneys in private practice, public defenders in state or federal court, U.S. military defense counsel, law professors and judges.


Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

TCDLA has a proud history of supporting and educating criminal defense lawyers in the the state while advocating for the rights of the accused. Many of the top criminal defense attorneys in Texas are active within this organization.


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