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Posted by Keith, a Criminal Defense client,
Thank you so much Steve for being the awesome attorney that you are!! You helped me prove my innocence in court and was able to get my charges dismissed. I appreciate you being by my side 100% every step of the way for 7 months. You are truly an amazing lawyer!!! I recommend you to anyone seeking legal advise.
Posted by Tamika Levi, a Federal Crime client,
Steve Shellist by far is one of the best Lawyers in Houston,Tx. He work deligently on my case from beginning to end. I was able to have a one on one with him out of his busy schedule to assist me with my case. The ending result was that my case was Dismissed only days after him getting on my case which was impeccable. I would definitely recommend him to family and friends. So if you're in need of a lawyer and you know that you were innocent gives the Shellist a call.
Posted by Kimberly W, a DUI client,
Steven Shellist is the best lawyer I have ever had to deal with. Mr. Shellist kept me informed he explained everything that could happen throughtout my husband's case. He made a stressful situation less stressful for me and I just thank him so much for that. Mr. Shellist makes you feel comfortable and so easy to speak to. My husband and I was very pleased with the outcome of his case and will highly recommend Shellist to anyone that need a lawyer. I pray we never have to use him again but, if we ever need an attorney he is our guy. Shellist can get the job done!
Posted by Nadir, a DUI client,
I was one day away from being charged with a DWI. I didn't feel comfortable with my current lawyer - I was referred to Mr. Shellist by a friend - I gave him a call and went to meet him. He did not hesitate in telling me that I had a chance after reviewing my case. I went in to court the next day and got my case reset - Mr. Shellist was onboard for there on. He was honest and straight forward and always available to answer all my questions - I met Mr. Shellist a few times and He always had positive feedback. He has given me a new life. If anyone ever needs a lawyer - I would not only refer them to a Professional but, I would personally take them to visit. I highly recommend Mr. Shellist without a doubt.
Posted by a DUI client,
Steve was great to work with. He was very knowledgable of my options and ultimately got my case dismissed.
Posted by Matthew, a DUI client,
Steve Shellist was great throughout the whole process. Explained everything that could happen and also his thought process on how to defend me. Very easy to talk to and also down to earth. in the end his reputation alone was able to get the case dismissed as I never made it to trial. Steve was not going to let me settle or plea. I would highly recommend him.
Posted by Cates, a Criminal Defense client,
Our son was charged with a third-degree felony. We were uncomfortable with our previous lawyer's game plan and began to look elsewhere. Then we found Mr. Shellist, who had ideas and plans not even considered by our former counselor.
Mr. Shellist is very personable, has a calming demeanor, shrewd insights, and able to convey enthusiasm towards his well-thought out strategy. He was able to develop an excellent defensive plan, carry it out with skill and perfect timing, and produce the results for which we were striving - the dropping of the charges.
We highly recommend Mr. Shellist and would not hesitate to come to him should we ever find we have need of a lawyer again. He is an extremely impressive lawyer, and we are grateful to have had him at the helm.
Posted by Harry, a DUI client,
Just got the good news today. My case is officially dismissed. How did you do it Steve? You are the best lawyer I've ever had. Steve got me off my first DWI 3 years ago which i blew almost double the limit and now when I needed his help again, he came through. I am a professional who could not afford anything on my record, and thanks to this super lawyer my career is saved. Steve treated me like a friend and not a client. He comforted me like a good pal through out the entire proceeding. He has that charm that he often carry into the court rooms that is able to persuade prosecutors and judges to favor him and not only that he used to be a prosecutor himself. How could I not recommend this super lawyer? Thanks for everything Mr. Shellist!
Posted by Jesse M, a Federal Crime client,
I retained Mr Shellist to handle my federal case back in August of last year. I am a person who had never in my life been in trouble before and I found myself living a nightmare. This was a case that most would probably consider high profile due to the given circumstances surrounding it. Due to the severity and seriousness of my case, I first inquired hiring a "big name" attorney's such as Mr Deguerin etc (did not feel comfortable with them). I came upon Mr Shellist's website and decided to give him a call. From the time we spoke on the phone I was convinced he was the attorney I was going to retain. He immediately displayed his concern and began making phone calls to gather details before I even advised him I was going to hire him. The entire time (lasted about 8 months) he kept me at peace and I knew he was not just working for personal fulfillment, but because he cared deeply on a personal level about my case. In this experience I've learned that it is essential to hire an attorney that is going to fight for you as if he was fighting for his own life, and that is exactly what he did. Mr Shellist went above and beyond his abilities to accomplish the best results for me. The results I received are unimaginable, and I could not ask for anything better. You would only agree with me if you had thorough knowledge of federal case results and statistics. My heart tells if I did not hire Steve ...well, I probably would not be here (sitting at HOME) typing this review right now. Steve is very hard-working,dependable and trustworthy. He is not just someone I considered my attorney, but someone I came to embrace as my friend. My entire future and life depended on him, and here I am, he saved it. I would highly recommend and endorse Mr. Shellist and his staff to anyone, don't second yourself when in need of an attorney that is going to fight for you till the end. Thank you Steve.
Posted by Maurice, a Domestic Violence client,
I have dealt with close to ten attorney's throughout the past 4 years, retainers ranging from $5K to $1M, he is without a doubt one of the best lawyers I have encounteres and I would strongly recommend him to anyone. I was well informed throughout the entire process, he wasn't a clock-watcher, charging for every call, email, or communication but rather he focused on helping build a partnership with me so we could bring forth the best strategy for him to execute. He came highly recommended to me by another attorney. I am happy to say he is worth his weight in gold. Thank you Steve.