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Richard E. Carrizales

Richard E. Carrizales

also known as RICHARD CARRIZALES, P.C.

Practice areas:

Car Accidents, Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Federal Criminal Law, Personal Injury

About Me

 


Professional Profile:  Richard Carrizales


 


Richard Carrizales has been practicing for 27 years and is licensed in all state courts in Texas. Attorney Carrizales is also licensed in various federal courts jurisdictions: Northern District of Texas, Eastern District of Texas and Southern District of Texas.


 


Attorney Richard Carrizales has extensive trial experience and excellent professional relationships with Trial Judges, District Attorneys, United States Attorneys, as well as Police Officers and Police Associations throughout the State of Texas.


 


Attorney Richard Carrizales is also Past President of the Mexican American Bar Association of Texas and Dallas Associations and has worked on numerous cases involving witness/clients living in Mexico and South America.


 


 


Richard Carrizales
Senior Attorney
Email:
richard@carrizaleslaw.com


Practice Areas: Criminal Defense / Auto Accidents 


Driving While Intoxicated -  DWI


Misdemeanors


Felonies


Jail Release / Attorney Bonds


Warrants lifted


 


Federal Criminal Law / Drug Cases 


Domestic Violence / Family Violence


Homicide / Murder / Criminal Negligent Homocide 


 


Sex Crimes / Aggravated Sex Assault / Indecency with a Child


 


Probation Violations / Probation Early Release


Criminal Investigations


Motor Vehicle Accidents and Injuries


 


Plaintiffs Personal Injury; Wrongful Death; Catastrophic Injury


Automobile Negligence; Automobile Accidents and Injuries


 


Admittedto Practice Law in Texas: 1988, Texas; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas; 1990, U.S. District Court, Eastern and Southern Districts of Texas and U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit


Law School: Thurgood Marshall School of Law, Texas Southern University, J.D., 1987


College: University of North Texas, B.S., Education, 1979


Member: National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association; Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer Association; American Bar Association; Dallas Hispanic Bar Association; Mexican American Bar Associations of Texas and Dallas (Past President); Association of Federal Defense Attorneys (AFDA).


Born: Dallas, Texas, September 19, 1955


 


 


 


 

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Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1988

  1. Car Accidents: 30%
    27 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
    27 years
  3. DUI & DWI: 20%
    27 years
  4. Federal Criminal Law: 15%
    27 years
  5. Personal Injury: 10%
    27 years

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33-40%), Fixed (Always), Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • David Lawrence Traylor

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    David Traylor Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Richard. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

LAW OFFICES OF RICHARD CARRIZALES, P.C.

100 N. Central Expressway
Suite 800
Richardson, TX, 75080

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198808/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Selected Top 100 Trial Lawyers in TexasNational Trial Lawyers Association2014
Past President Mexican American Bar Association of TexasMexican American Bar Association of Texas2000
Past President - Mexican American Bar Association of DallasMexican American Bar Association of Dallas1999

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
N/APrivate Practice focusing in Criminal Defense - State & Federal1988 - Present

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
NCDD - National College for DUI DefenseMember2014 - Present
National Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2013 - Present
Mexican American Bar Association of TexasPast President2000 - 2001
Mexican American Bar Association of DallasPast President1999 - 2000
Mexican American Bar Associations of TexasMemberN/A
Association of Federal Defense AttorneysMemberN/A
Dallas Hispanic Bar AssociationMemberN/A
ABA - American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
DCDLA - Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer AssociationMemberN/A
TDCLA - Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
NACDL - National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Aggravated KidnappingCase No-Billed by Dallas County Grand Jury

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Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thurgood Marshall School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1987
University of Texas at ArlingtonMasters of Science in Social WorkMSSW1982
University of North TexasEducationBS - Bachelor of Science1979