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Jim Butler

Jim Butler


DUI / DWI and Drug Crimes Lawyer
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Butler Law Firm
Houston, TX

About Jim Butler

Attorney Biography

James "Jim" R. Butler was born and raised in Waco, Texas. He graduated from Baylor University in 1988 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science. He then moved on to graduate from South Texas College of Law in 1992 with a Juris Doctor degree. Jim Butler was licensed to practice law by the Supreme Court of Texas in 1993.

During Law School, his focus was Criminal Law and Trial Advocacy. After a two year internship with the Harris County District Attorney’s Office, Butler knew that his calling in life wasn’t to prosecute people, but to help those in need of defense."I chose DWI because I really want to help people," says Butler. "My clients are good, hardworking people. When they come to me, they’re worried about the future-they’re afraid of losing their jobs, they’re concerned that their insurance rates will go up.


Practice Areas

 
DUI / DWI / Drunk Driving (51%)
 
Drug Crimes (29%)
 
Criminal Defense (20%)

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Résumé - Jim Butler

Bar Licenses

Texas State Bar
Texas
Member in Good Standing
1993

Work Experience

Butler Law Firm
1993

Education

South Texas College of Law
South Texas College of Law
Doctor of Jurisprudence
1992

Associations

Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
Member
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

Texas Bar College
Member
Texas Bar College

National College for DUI Defense
General Member
National College for DUI Defense

DUI Defense Lawyers Association
Founding Member
DUI Defense Lawyers Association

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Jim Butler
Butler Law Firm
11500 Northwest Freeway Suite 400
Houston, TX 77092
www.thehoustondwilawyer.com
Office: 713-236-8744

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Texas Bar Membership -

Jim Butler - Membership information with The State Bar of Texas - Find more information about Jim Butler on The State Bar of Texas website including status and disciplinary history.


Nonprofit Organizations

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.


National College for DUI Defense, Inc. -

The NCDD is the largest non-profit, professional organization of criminal defense attorneys focused specifically on defending DUI / DWI and drunk driving related criminal charges throughout the United States and Canada.


DUI Defense Lawyers Association -

The DUI Defense Lawyers Association, Inc. (DUIDLA) was founded in 2014 by a group of 27 charter members. The group prides itself on the quality of its Spring and Fall CLE seminars which help train hundreds of dedicated drunk driving defense attorneys on innovative techniques for fighting these unique and complicated criminal offenses.



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