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TexasCriminal Defense Lawyers in Walker County, Texas

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 Walker 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 Walker 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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Hal R Ridley

Hal R Ridley
278th District Judge
1100 University Ave Ste 201
Huntsville, TX 77340
Licensed for 40 years, Hal R Ridley is a Criminal Defense and Drug Crimes lawyer who attended South Texas College of Law... read more >

Christopher Lee Thompson

Christopher Lee Thompson
132 Mt Zion Rd
New Waverly, TX 77358
Licensed for 13 years, Christopher Lee Thompson is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended St. Mary's University School of Law... read more >

Kelly Thompson Weeks

Kelly Thompson Weeks
Kelly T. Weeks, Attorney at Law
PO Box 7437 1209 University Ave Ste 7437
Huntsville, TX 77340
Licensed for 34 years, Kelly Thompson Weeks is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended Texas Tech University School of Law... read more >

David P Weeks

David P Weeks
1209 University Ave
Huntsville, TX 77340
Licensed for 39 years, David P Weeks is a Criminal Defense and Criminal Appellate Law lawyer who attended University of Houston Law Center... read more >

Rudolph Brothers Jr

Rudolph Brothers Jr
PO Box 4005
Huntsville, TX 77342
Licensed for 48 years, Rudolph Brothers Jr is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Suffolk University Law School... read more >

Patti Jean Hightower

Patti Jean Hightower
Law Office of Patti J. Hightower, P.C.
1214 Sam Houston Avenue Suite 3
Huntsville, TX 77340
Licensed for 12 years, Patti Jean Hightower is a Probate and Commercial Real Estate Law lawyer who attended Baylor University - School of L... read more >

Wyvonne Illean Martin Hill

Wyvonne Illean Martin Hill
State Counsel for Offenders TX Board Criminal Justice
2503 Lake Rd
Huntsville, TX 77340
Licensed for 8 years, Wyvonne Illean Martin Hill is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Paul M. Hebert Law Center - Louisiana State Univ... read more >

John Edward Wright

John Edward Wright
Law Office of John E. Wright
2200 Avenue S
Huntsville, TX 77340
Licensed for 48 years, John Edward Wright is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended The University of Texas School of Law... read more >

Bruce C Green

Bruce C Green
BRUCE C GREEN ATTORNEY at Law
1209 University Ave
Huntsville, TX 77340
Licensed for 43 years, Bruce C Green is a Criminal Defense and Drug Crimes lawyer who attended The University of Texas School of Law... read more >

Eric Dewayne Hillman

Eric Dewayne Hillman
Licensed for 25 years, Eric Dewayne Hillman is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of Houston Law Center... read more >

Franklin Blazek

Franklin Blazek
Licensed for 44 years, Franklin Blazek is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI lawyer who attended The University of Texas School of Law... read more >

Cynthia Sue Pulcher Bridges

Cynthia Sue Pulcher Bridges
Special Prosecutor Unit
Hwy 75 N
Huntsville, TX 77320
Licensed for 19 years, Cynthia Sue Pulcher Bridges is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended South Texas College of Law... read more >

Terry Dennis Peters

Terry Dennis Peters
Dennis Peters
2106 Avenue M Ste 1
Huntsville, TX 77340
Licensed for 50 years, Terry Dennis Peters is a Criminal Defense and Real Estate Law lawyer who attended South Texas College of Law... read more >

Tommy Joe Robertson Jr

Tommy Joe Robertson Jr
Sam Houston State University
311 Elkins Dr
Huntsville, TX 77340
Licensed for 18 years, Tommy Joe Robertson Jr is a Criminal Defense and Bankruptcy lawyer who attended South Texas College of Law... read more >

Carlton Bryan Cantrell

Carlton Bryan Cantrell
Barcus & Cantrell, PLLC.
1211 19th St
Huntsville, TX 77340
Licensed for 26 years, Carlton Bryan Cantrell is a DUI / DWI and Drug Crimes lawyer who attended Baylor Law School... read more >

J Adams

J Adams
Law Office of J. Paxton Adams
1113 12th St
Huntsville, TX 77340
Licensed for 18 years, J Adams is a Family Law and DUI / DWI lawyer who attended Franklin Pierce Law Center - University of New Hampshire... read more >

Douglas Edward Moyer

Douglas Edward Moyer
SCFO
2503 Lake Rd
Huntsville, TX 77340
Licensed for 18 years, Douglas Edward Moyer is a Criminal Defense and Immigration Law lawyer who attended South Texas College of Law... read more >

Sam Adolphus Moak

Sam Adolphus Moak
Moak & Moak, PC
1315 11th St
Huntsville, TX 77340
Licensed for 24 years, Sam Adolphus Moak is a Real Estate Law and Estate and Probate Law lawyer who attended South Texas College of Law... read more >

Jeffrey Warren Hitt

Jeffrey Warren Hitt
Law Office of Jeffrey W. Hitt
800 FM 980
Huntsville, TX 77320
Licensed for 30 years, Jeffrey Warren Hitt is a Personal Injury and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of Houston Law Center... read more >

John Richard Gaines

John Richard Gaines
Smither Martin Henderson PC
1224 University Ave Ste 103
Huntsville, TX 77340
Licensed for 30 years, John Richard Gaines is a Estate and Probate Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended South Texas College of Law... read more >

Francis M Mwangi

Francis M Mwangi
State Counsel For Offenders
2503 Lake Rd
Huntsville, TX 77340
Licensed for 15 years, Francis M Mwangi is a Criminal Defense and Criminal Appellate Law lawyer who attended University of Houston Law Cent... read more >

Tony Bartlett Peterson

Tony Bartlett Peterson
P.O. box 4005
Huntsville, TX 77342
Licensed for 7 years, Tony Bartlett Peterson is a Criminal Appellate Law and Administrative Law lawyer who attended South Texas College of ... read more >

Stephanie Leanne Allsup

Stephanie Leanne Allsup
Law Office of Stephanie Allsup
3006 Montgomery Rd
Huntsville, TX 77340
Licensed for 22 years, Stephanie Leanne Allsup is a Estate and Probate Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended South Texas College of ... read more >

Charles Gene Martin

Charles Gene Martin
State Counsel for Offenders
PO Box 4005
Huntsville, TX 77342
Licensed for 9 years, Charles Gene Martin is a Criminal Appellate Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Thurgood Marshall School of ... read more >

Jerry B Register

Jerry B Register
Jerry B. Register P.C.
PO Box 1402 1202 Sam Houston Ave Ste 5
Huntsville, TX 77340
Licensed for 49 years, Jerry B Register is a Real Estate Law and Estate and Probate Law lawyer who attended University of Houston Law Cente... read more >

Alvin Lloyd Martin

Alvin Lloyd Martin
Smither Martin & Henderson PC
1224 University Ave Ste 103
Huntsville, TX 77340
Licensed for 5 years, Alvin Lloyd Martin is a Health Law and Real Estate Law lawyer who attended St. Mary's University School of Law... read more >

Paul Jacob Paschal

Paul Jacob Paschal
Haney.Moorman.Paschal, P.C.
1300 11th St Ste 405
Huntsville, TX 77320
Licensed for 13 years, Paul Jacob Paschal is a Health Law and Estate and Probate Law lawyer who attended Baylor Law School... read more >

Ralph Eugene Roberts Jr

Ralph Eugene Roberts Jr
SHSU
PO Box 2191
Huntsville, TX 77341
Licensed for 23 years, Ralph Eugene Roberts Jr is a Estate and Probate Law and Real Estate Law lawyer who attended SMU Dedman School of Law... read more >

Gerald Lee Black Jr

Gerald Lee Black Jr
1202 Sam Houston Ave Ste 6
Huntsville, TX 77340
Licensed for 16 years, Gerald Lee Black Jr is a Estate and Probate Law and Real Estate Law lawyer who attended University of Wyoming Colleg... read more >

John W Williford Jr

John W Williford Jr
John W Williford Jr
1202 Sam Houston Ave Ste 1
Huntsville, TX 77340
Licensed for 39 years, John W Williford Jr is a Estate and Probate Law and Real Estate Law lawyer who attended South Texas College of Law... read more >
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Criminal Defense Specialty Areas

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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