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About Me

I am a Christian, father, husband, and lawyer.  I like to be outdoors camping, hiking, climbing, fishing, and hunting.


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Practice Areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 35%
    19 years, 10 thousand cases
  2. Juvenile: 25%
    17 years, 1 thousand cases
  3. DUI & DWI: 25%
    19 years, 1 thousand cases
  4. Expungement: 15%
    14 years, 1 thousand cases



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Attorney Endorsements

22 total 

  • Judd S Nemiro

    I endorse this lawyer. Definitely on the path to greatness.


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  • Robert Lawrence Cohen

    I endorse this lawyer. He really knows his craft.


    Robert Cohen Probate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Peugh Law Firm

721 West Mulberry Street
Denton, TX, 76201


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199809/19/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
President's Award of MeritTexas Young Lawyers Association2008
Points LeaderDenton County D.A.'s Trial Skills2000
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyThe Peugh Law Firm2009 - Present
Founding PartnerTackett & Peugh, LP2002 - 2009
Chief Misdemeanor and Juvenile ProsecutorDenton County Criminal District Attorneys Office1999 - 2002
ProsecutorChampaign County State's Attorneys Office1997 - 1998
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Denton County Bail Bond BoardBoard Member2011 - Present
Denton County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association Board of DirectorsBoard Member2011 - Present
Texas Young Lawyers Association Board of DirectorsBoard Member2004 - 2008
Denton County Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember2002 - Present
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember2002 - Present
National Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember2002 - Present
Denton County Bar AssociationMember1999 - Present
Texas Young Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of TexasMemberN/A
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
State of Texas vs. Chilton BrownA felony charge was declined for prosecution.
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Publication NameTitleDate
Texas Bar JournalGet My Baby Out of Jail!2006
Illinois Bar JournalIllinois Outcry Hearsay Exception1997
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Illinois College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1998
University of North Texas, Denton, TXPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1995
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Braves T-Ball Club Team PracticeBaseball Fundementals2009