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Michael James Edwards II

Michael James Edwards II

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Litigation, Personal Injury

About Me

"You Need The Right Lawyer, Right Now. You Need Michael Edwards II on Your Case Today." Call me now to discuss your options at 832-291-6788.

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Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2012

  1. Criminal Defense: 65%
    7 years, 128 cases
  2. Litigation: 20%
    3 years, 23 cases
  3. Personal Injury: 15%
    3 years, 3 cases

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (25-45%), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

15 total 

  • George Leroy Powell

    I endorse this lawyer. Michael is dedicated to achieving the most successful outcome for his clients.

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    George Powell Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Marcos P Martinez

    Michael Edwards is a fantastic advocate and I would definitely turn to him if a need ever arose.

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    Marcos Martinez Estate Planning Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

Contact Info

Law Offices of Michael J. Edwards II, P.C.

405 Main Street, Suite 455
Houston, TX, 77002

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 201205/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 40 under 40National Trial Lawyers Association2015
NLD Star AwardAmerican Association for Justice2014
Avvo Client's Choice AwartdAvvo.com2013
MemberCollege of the State Bar of Texas2013
Winning WarriorsHarris County Criminal Lawyers Association2013
Magna Cum LaudeUniversity of Houston2005

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Principal Attorney/ CEOLaw Offices of Michael J. Edwards II, P.C.2011 - Present
Graduate Legal InternNotre Dame Law School2011 - 2012
AssociateLaw Office of Jeffrey Sanford2009 - 2012
ShareholderJp Morgan Chase & Co.2007 - 2015

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Trial Lawyers AssociationTop 40 Under 402015 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2012 - Present
Harris County Criminal Lawyers AssociationMember2011 - Present
Houston Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember2011 - Present
St. Thomas More SocietyTraditional Member2011 - Present
Houston Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2010 - Present
Notre Dame Student Bar AssociationPast Treasurer2009 - 2011
American Association for JusticeMember2008 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Black Law Students Association - Notre DameTreasurer2008 - 2010
Beta Gamma SigmaMember2004 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Aggravated RobberyNot guilty
TheftDismissed
Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon - Family MemberDismissed

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Carolina Academic PressStudies in American Tort Law2010

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Notre Dame Law SchoolDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)JD - Juris Doctor2011
University of HoustonFinanceBS - Bachelor of Science2005

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Know Your RightsKnow Your Rights2012