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Richard Nelson Knight

Richard Nelson Knight

also known as Nelson Knight

Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 75%
    17 years, 1.2 thousand cases
  2. DUI & DWI: 25%
    17 years, 200 cases



Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

2 total 

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  • Roger S. Lenox

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known Nelson a long time. He aggressively fights for his client's rights.


    Roger Lenox Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Clayton C. Smith

    I endorse this lawyer. Great trial attorney, juries really like Nelson.


    Clayton Smith Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

Knight Law Office

3102 Maple Avenue
4th Floor
Dallas, TX, 75201


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199810/19/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Criminal Defense AttorneyKnight Law Office2001 - Present
Assistant Public DefenderDallas County felony courts2007 - 2010
Assistant District AttorneyDallas County District Attorney's Office1999 - 2001
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
South Texas College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1998
Texas A&M UniversityMarketingBBA - Bachelor of Business Administration1995