I began my career as an Assistant District Attorney in Bexar County. After leaving the District Attorney’s Office with an over 95% success rate during jury trials, I put my skills to work as a criminal defense lawyer prior to my election to the County Court at Law bench in 2010.
As a Judge, I saw how relentless prosecution could destroy the lives of those accused of crimes. I witnessed punishments exceeding the necessary restrictions and hypocritical prosecutors after a conviction, not justice. It compelled me to take my trial skills and compassion for the accused back into private criminal defense.
An assault, DWI or possession charge can have a tremendous impact on your life. You could face the possibility of fines and other court costs, probation or jail time. In addition, each charge includes other penalties such as: