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Jason defends individuals and corporations charged with crimes in Texas and Arkansas state and federal courts.  Jason puts forth the maximum effort to make sure his clients' rights are protected, and he will do the same for you.


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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 80%
  2. Appeals: 20%


Payment types:

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Attorney endorsements

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  • Robert Sterling Guest

    I endorse this lawyer. Jason is one of the finest defense lawyers in East Texas. If you have a case in Texarkana, you should call Jason Horton immediately. He


    Robert Guest Criminal Defense Attorney
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  • Bart Charles Craytor

    Mr. Horton is a friend and skilled advocate. He has a superior knowledge of the law and his tenacity and dedication are reflected in the outstanding results he obtains for his clients. I recommend and endorse Mr. Horton without reservation.


    Bart Craytor Criminal Defense Attorney
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Contact info

Jason Horton Law Firm

114 West Broad Street
P.O. Box 1596
Texarkana, TX, 75504


ARAuthorized to practice200411/01/2015
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200310/19/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
10 Best for Client SatisfactionAmerican Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys2015
Special JudgeLittle River County District Court2013
Top 100 Trial LawyersThe National Trial Lawyers Association2013
Leadership Academy GraduateArkansas Bar Association2011
GraduateLeadership Texarkana2009
Top 40 Under 40Four States Living Magazine2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerJason Horton Law Firm2010 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Texarkana Bar AssociationPresident2014 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
Arkansas Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember, Board of Directors (former)N/A
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of TexasMemberN/A
Arkansas State BarMemberN/A
Texas Young Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
United States v. Cecil ParkerJury Verdicts of Not Guilty on all 8 counts
State of Texas v. Vladamir CabelleroJury Verdict of Not Guilty
Robert Purdie v. State of ArkansasConviction reversed and Mr. Purdie was granted a new trial
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Texas Tech University School of LawN/AN/A2003
Texas Lutheran UniversityN/AN/A2000
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Texas A&M TexarkanaEntrepreneurship2012
Texas Alliance of Paralegal AssociationsCriminal Law2009