Robert Pelton
Houston, TX


Attorney Robert Pelton has practiced law since 1975. He has spent his career defending the rights of clients in state and federal court in the Houston metropolitan area and across the state of Texas. Mr. Pelton has his indigent defense certification, which allows him to represent clients facing all types of criminal defense charges ranging from first-degree capital murder to misdemeanor cases. He uses his decade of experience to create a vigorous and personalized defense for his clients.

Mr. Pelton has received many recognitions for his excellent legal representation, including an A/V Preeminent peer reviewing rating through Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating. He was selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers from 2014 through 2018. He also was awarded the Top Lawyer Award from H-Texas magazine from 2004 to 2014, the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association’s President’s Award from 2011 to 2013, the Jim Bowmer Professionalism Award from College of the State Bar of Texas in 2012 and the Texas Monthly Super Lawyer in 2014.

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1975