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About Me

Bar Admissions: 1998, The State Bar of Texas; 2002, The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas; 2004, The U.S. District Court for The Eastern District; 2012, The U.S. Court of Appeals, for the Fifth Circuit.

Professional Associations and Memberships:
The State Bar of Texas; The Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association; The Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association; The National Criminal Defense Lawyers Association. The Dallas Bar Association; Dallas Association of Young Lawyers and The Greater Dallas Chamber of Commerce.


Voted "One of the Best Lawyers in Dallas Under 40" 

D Magazine 2006

Voted: "Top Attorneys & Law Firms of Dallas"

Dallas Modern Luxery Magazine 2006


Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 65%
    17 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 25%
    17 years
  3. Personal Injury: 10%
    17 years



Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

10 total 

  • Neil Edward Pask

    Billy is a great trial lawyer who obtains the best results possible for his clients.


    Neil Pask Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Robert Hernandez Jr.

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Robert Hernandez DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

15455 North Dallas Parkway
Suite 540
Addison, TX, 75001


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199809/19/2015

Professional Misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Public Reprimand
    issued in TX, 2007


    Public reprimand means an attorney did something wrong but may still practice law. The State gives the lawyer a public reprimand in hopes that he or she will not repeat the behavior. Details of the infraction are made part of the public record.

    Billy’s comment: “On January 26, 2007, I received a public reprimand. The District 6-A Grievance Committee found that the complainant in the grievance was a former employee of my firm. After the complainant left the firm, I used her notary public stamp. The District 6-A Grievance Committee found that I had violated Rule 8.04(a)(3). I was further ordered to pay $1,015.00 in attorney’s fees. Since being licensed in 1998, I have never had a grievance sustained against me by a client .”

Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
10 Best Attorneys for TexasAmerican Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys2015
Clients Choice AwardAVVO2013
Top Contributor AwardAVVO2013
Clients Choice AwardAVVO2012
The Best Lawyers in Dallas Under 40D Magazine2006
Top Attorneys & Law Firms of DallasDallas Modern Luxury Magazine2006
The Professional Responsibility AwardThe University of Oklahoma College of Law1998
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerLaw Offices of Bill J. Stovall, P.C.2000 - Present
Assistant District AttorneyDallas County District Attorney1999 - 2000
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember2000 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2000 - Present
Dallas County Bar AssociationMember1998 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
State of Texas v. KLFCase Dismissed
State of Texas v. DGCase Dismissed
State of Texas v. LBCase Dismissed
See all Legal Cases 
Publication NameTitleDate
None at this timeNone at this timeN/A
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of OklahomaDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)N/A1998
University of OklahomaPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1994
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
N/AFrequent legal analyst / commentator on various news radio stationsN/A