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Michael E. Trent

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Consumer Protection, White Collar Crime, Juvenile

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1994

  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
  2. DUI & DWI: 20%
  3. Juvenile: 10%
  4. White Collar Crime: 10%
  5. Consumer Protection: 10%

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Mekisha Jane Walker

    I endorse this lawyer. Mike and I worked at the DA's office together. He is an awesome attorney and very well respected. Combined with his knowledge of the law and you have a great defense.

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    Mekisha Walker Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

  • Peyton Zimmerman Peebles III

    I endorse this lawyer. Mike was a strong prosecutor for years and has proven to be a strong defense lawyer as well. He has a comprehensive knowledge of criminal law and works hard to fight for his clients.

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    Peyton Peebles Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

1425 N Durham Dr
Houston, TX, 77008-3735

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199405/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
"No Place For Hate" AwardAnti-Defamation League2007
Distinguished SpeakerHarris County Child Abuse Task Force2006
Distinguished Service AwardMADD2001

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Assistant District AttorneyHarris County District Attorney's Office1994 - 2008

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember2012 - Present
Harris County Criminal Lawyers AssociationMember2009 - Present
Houston Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
TDCAAInvestigation and Prosecution of Child Sexual Abuse Cases2007

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of TexasDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)N/A1994
University of Texas at AustinEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts with Honors and Liberal Arts Honors1991

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
2nd Annual Forensic Nursing Conference"Medical Child Abuse: Two Case Studies"2013
20th Annual Crimes Against Children Conference"Munchausen Syndrome by Proxy: A Case Study"2008
Sexual Assaults and Related Violent Crimes"Precautions in Handling High Publicity Cases"2007
12th Annual CACTX Conference"Factitious Disorders by Proxy"2007
Sexual Assaults and Related Violent Crimes“Jury Selection in Sexual Assault2006
Recognition and Prosecution of Child Abuse"Case Study: Munchausen's by Proxy Syndrome"2006
Parents Who Kill“Case Study: Munchausen’s by Proxy”2006
Harris County District Attorney Office Training Seminar“Calling State’s Experts and Surviving Gatekeeper Hearings”2005
Crimes Against Kids Conference“Jury Selection in the Child Sexual Abuse Case”2004