Criminal Defense Attorney Job in Dallas, TX Near Me - 333496 |

Criminal Defense Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Texas - Dallas

Job ID D0MI333496

Experience Level Junior Associate

Job Experience Min. 1 Years

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Estimated Salary Consumer Facing Salary (Tends to be on Lower End to Lowest in Market (Varies by Firm))

Practice Areas Criminal Law - Defense

2024-07-02 07:26:50

A law firm in Dallas, TX, is seeking a Criminal Defense Attorney to provide proactive client care and exceptional service in handling cases. Candidates with experience in Texas Criminal Law are preferred, and candidates must be licensed to practice law in Texas.



  • Represent clients in criminal proceedings, including arraignments, pre-trial hearings, trials, and appeals.
  • Conduct legal research to develop case strategies and arguments.
  • Interview clients, witnesses, and law enforcement personnel to gather evidence and information.
  • Negotiate plea deals with prosecutors and advocate for clients' interests in court.
  • Prepare and file legal documents, motions, and briefs in a timely manner.
  • Provide legal advice and guidance to clients throughout the legal process.
  • Maintain confidentiality and attorney-client privilege at all times.
  • Stay updated on changes in criminal law and court procedures.



  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Admission to the State Bar of Texas in good standing.
  • Experience in Texas Criminal Law is preferred.
  • Strong advocacy and negotiation skills.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Compassionate and empathetic approach to client representation.



Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.



Admission to the State Bar of Texas.



  • Proficiency in legal research and analysis.
  • Strong negotiation skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy in legal documentation.
  • Knowledge of relevant criminal laws and procedures in Texas.
  • Commitment to providing high-quality legal representation.

The firm has practiced criminal defense, personal injury, and immigration law since 1989 in Arizona, Tennessee, and Texas. Its criminal law attorneys have over 200 years of combined legal experience. Its attorneys have been recognized as leading attorneys by both Time and Newsweek magazines. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, the firm has offices in 14 major locations including Dallas and Houston.

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