Memberships & Associations

CourtroomMEMBER:

– Harris County Criminal Lawyers Association (President ’84-’85)
– Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
– National Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
– Houston Bar Association
– Criminal Law Institute
– President – Community Service Option Program ’84-’85

Faculty:

– Criminal Trial Advocacy College, Huntsville 1975-1995

Lecturer:

– Houston Bar Association
– Harris County Criminal Lawyers Association
– Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
– Stuart Kinard D.W.I. Course 1996-98
– Texas Independent Bar Association
– Criminal Law Institute

Recognitions:

– Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers

– Super Lawyers

– Martindale Hubbell A.V. rated
– Houston’s Top Lawyers – Criminal Defense: H-Texas Magazine June 2006<br>
– Named “Top Lawyer for the People” by H-Texas Magazine February 2007<br>
– Marquis Who’s Who – American Law, 2010
– Marquis Who’s Who in America, 2010
– Cambridge Who’s Who, 2010
– Member – College of State Bar: 05, 06, 07, 08
– One of  Marvin Zindler’s “Marvin’s Angels” – H-Texas Magazine Sept. 2007<br>
– Founder and Chairman of the Ethics Committee for the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (TCDLA)
– Harris County Criminal Lawyers Association (HCCLA)

Indigent Defense Certification:

– Certified to handle all cases from first chair capital murder to misdemeanor cases (Most recent certification: Dec. 12, 2003 by Harris County Criminal Courts at Law–Office of Court Management)