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Richard E. Carrizales

About Richard Carrizales

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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

Practice Areas: Criminal Defense / Auto Accidents 

Driving While Intoxicated -  DWI



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