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Mary E. Conn

Mary E. Conn

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Federal Crime, Domestic Violence, Sex Crime, Personal Injury

About Me

For over 30 years, I have been representing individuals accused of crime, fighting the government for the best possible result for each and every individual client.  We're small; we're dedicated to individual freedoms. Call us if you have a problem.  We can help. 

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Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1985

  1. Criminal Defense: 35%
    31 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 20%
    31 years
  3. Federal Crime: 15%
    31 years
  4. Personal Injury: 10%
  5. Other: 20%
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Payment

Fees:

Contingent (25-50%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • Gary Don Peak

    Mary is a well respected, top notch attorney who is passionate about what she does. That is what I would want in my attorney and you should too. I am proud to endorse Mary.

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    Gary Peak Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Douglas MacMillan Borthwick

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Douglas Borthwick Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Mary E. Conn & Associates

440 Louisiana St.
Suite 200
Houston, TX, 77002

Mary E Conn & Associates

55 River #100
Santa Cruz, CA, 95060

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive200305/20/2015
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 198508/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Presidential AwardNational Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers1994
Presidential AwardNational Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers1993
Outstanding Service as PresidentHarris County Criminal Lawyers' Association1992

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerMary Conn Law1985 - Present

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Women Lawyers of Santa Cruz CountyBoard of Directors2007 - 2010
National College of DUI DefenseMember2006 - Present
Women Lawyers of Santa Cruz CountyMember2004 - 2011
California Attorneys for Criminal JusticeMember2003 - 2013
Santa Cruz County Criminal Defense Bar AssociationMember2003 - 2012
Santa Cruz County Bar AssociationMember2003 - 2012
California Public Defenders AssociationMember2003 - 2012
California Deuce DefendersMember2003 - 2012
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersLifetime Member2000 - Present
Harris County Criminal Lawyers AssociationPast President1992 - Present
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationFormer Board of Directors1989 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersBoard of Directors1988 - 1994
NORML Legal CommitteeMember1987 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember1987 - 1992
Association of Federal Defense AttorneysMember1986 - 2000
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember1985 - Present
Harris County Criminal Lawyers AssociationMember, past president1985 - Present
Harris County Criminal Lawyers AssociationMember1985 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember1982 - Present
California Attorneys for Criminal JusticeMemberN/A
Association of Federal Defense AttorneysMemberN/A
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Harris County Criminal Lawyers AssociationPast PresidentN/A
California Public Defenders AssociationMemberN/A
Deuce DefendersMemberN/A
Santa Cruz County Criminal Defense BarMemberN/A
Santa Clara County Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Santa Cruz County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Women Lawyers of Santa Cruz CountyMemberN/A
National Organization for the Reform of LawsMemberN/A
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Willie W.Not Guilty
Unnamed LawyerNo Bill
Joe R.Not Guilty

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
State Bar of Texas, Corpus ChristiTaking the Legal Specialization Exam1995

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Houston Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1984
University of Houston, main campusBiologyBS - Bachelor of Science1976
University of TexasMedical TechnologyBS - Bachelor of Science1976

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
UnknownThe Practice Development Intensive Two Day Program2001
UnknownThe Practice Development Intensive Two Day Program2000
National Institute of Trial Advocacy, BoulderAdvanced Trial Advocacy Course2000
UnknownThe Practice Development Intensive Two Day Program1999
UnknownThe Practice Development Intensive Two Day Program1998
UnknownMake Your Practice Your Business1996
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association Criminal Law CourseHearsay, Rules 801 and 8021995
State Bar of Texas, Corpus ChristiTaking the Legal Specialization Exam1995
The Criminal Defense Lawyers Project/Criminal Defense Skills Course, South Padre and HoustonBai1992
Harris County Criminal Lawyers AssociationBail and Bond, Ethics, Evidence, Nuts & Bolts Seminar Series1992
Criminal Defense Lawyers Project/Criminal Defense Skills Course, HoustonBail and Bond1992
The Criminal Defense Lawyers Project/Criminal Defense Skills Course, DallasVoir Dire1991
State Bar of Texas, South Padre IslandSex, Drugs and DNA; Use and Abuse of Criminal Scientific Evidence; Retrograde Extrapolation and Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus1991
NACDL,, Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Harris County Criminal Lawyers Assoc., GalvestonThe Sixth Annual Advanced Driving While Intoxicated Percy Foreman Memorial Criminal Law Super Star Seminar; Jury Instructions, DWI1991
Harris County Criminal Lawyers AssociationBail and Bond, Ethics, Evidence, Nuts & Bolts Seminar Series1991
Criminal Defense Lawyers Project/Criminal Defense Skills Course, TylerSearch and Seizure1991
Criminal Defense Lawyers Project/Criminal Defense Skills CourseJury Selection1991
Harris County Criminal Lawyers AssociationBail and Bond, Ethics, Evidence, Nuts & Bolts Seminar Series1990
Criminal Defense Lawyers Project/Criminal Defense Skills Course, TylerSearch and Seizure1990
Harris County Criminal Lawyers AssociationBail and Bond, Ethics, Evidence, Nuts & Bolts Seminar Series1989