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It's always hard to trust what you read on websites, but Scott proved this was to the contrary. This was my first ticket, and a multiple citation too! After days of research, you realize that there are only a handful of traffic lawyers that pop up, and Markowitz is consistently in the first page of Yelp! Houston, Avvo and KHOU (yes, people, Scott has provided an interview). I show up at his Richmond Ave office, just to 'verify authenticity', and his assistant promptly greets me, quickly allays my fears about the citation. After providing my details, she assures me that Scott will get the court date reset and send to me the new court date. True to words, this came in an email first 5 days later and followed up with a hardcopy letter after that, true professional. 6 days before my court date, you'll get a friendly phone call reminding you about court, where to park, what to dress and what to do on that day. This calms the nerves. On the day itself, Scott's team of lawyers (one of them) will call out your name to confirm representation. They are very businesslike and professional, very transparent about their recommendations and our options as a client. I was out of there in 2.5 hrs, dismissal in hand - that, to me is the experience you want as a client. Sometimes, you need a little nudge in the right direction, just don't attempt to do it without Scott's advice.
I don't know how this attorney and staff know when to reschedule so the ticketing officer does not show up, but they did with my three moving violations. The cost of his services were the best deal I have had in a long time. I was met with two different firm attorneys as they explained the court process. Basically, I just set in the courtroom for a few hours and my case was dismissed.
Scott Joel Markowitz exceeded my expectations through his firm's representation in Tomball, TX. Mr. Ron Morgan was selected to represent me for a speeding violation that presented adversities toward my driving record. I was impressed by all aspects of how my issue was professionally and articulately resolved. I highly recommend The Markowitz Law firm and will continue to utilize their services in the future in regard to legal consultation and representation for business and personal accommodation.
Thank you so much Markowitz and associates! I had 3 traffic citations which
were all thrown out. I could have been in serious trouble with my drivers licence.
Besides the fact that i live alone and pay expensive child support and medical insurance
on my child who lives out of state. I didnt have the money to pay my fines. The help
i recieved was most appreciated thanks again ... sincerely Kent R :)
I am a frequent flyer (literally) and I always receive the red carpet treatment when in court with Scott or Ron. I am always one of the first people in and out of the court house thanks to this firm.
I highly recommend The Markowitz Law Firm to anyone with a lead foot like myself.
Sincerely and Thankfully,
I was very pleased with my lawyer's professional work. The day of my court I was going through a miscarrage and was running late. By the time I got there he had already took care of business. Needless to say he was very pleasant and professional.
Got my ticket dismissed! Also, I needed to leave court to pick up my son and the attorney spoke with the Judge and was able to get me two-hour leave. Communicated well. I would hire again in a heartbeat. Thanks.
I missed my court date for a traffic ticket "open beer and no turn signal" 600$ fine
Warrant was issued Paid him 800$ My lawyer was late about 3 hours, walked to prosecutor did a little whisper in his ear "he was not Scott Markowitz" I had to pay all of my court cost and ticket, walked away with deferred adjudication for a 1 year.
I asked the guy "What did i pay for?" and he told me "You paid us to represent you..." And who should i rate anyway on this review?
I called Mr. Markowitz with the fullest intent to retain his expertise regarding a traffic citation issue. After he took the time, several minutes, to understand the situation and circumstances, which were not straight-forward, Mr. Markowitz provided excellent legal advice regarding next steps and offered alternative resolutions which were clearly apropos for the situation. He undertook to address the alternatives clearly and with supporting rationale -- he provided me with a self-delivered solution. At the end of this discussion, I offered to Mr. Markowitz that his advice and counsel were very sound and I appreciated the time he spent in understanding the situation. He stated that I could retain his services the next time I encountered a problem he could assist in such a matter.
Scott Markowitz addressed my wife's speeding violation and the inadvertent driving on the wrong side of the road with superb aplomb! He delivered precisely as he promised, and more. He is very knowledgeable of our judicial court system, impact, and associated penalties and kept us continually informed of any postponements and processes. For an attorney, he is atypical, and clearly has his client's best interests in focus. He is honest, forthright, and will deliver as promised, qualities often lacking in these type environments. I would strongly recommend his services...you will not be dissappointed. Should circumstances warrant the need for a traffic attorney in the future, (let's hope not) I will not hesitate in utilizing his services again. My sincere thanks Scott.