Also known as Jim Sullivan

James Gary Sullivan

James Gary Sullivan

Criminal Defense Attorney
Houston, TX




No Misconduct



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About Me

I have practiced criminal and juvenile defense law since 1994, and I am passionate about defending clients from governmental prosecution.  I am a voice for the voiceless, the vulnerable and the fearful.  I frequently set cases for jury trial and force the State to prove their case or dismiss it.  In adult criminal district court, I frequently prepare defense packets on felony cases and thereby...

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Always)

Client Reviews

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A very good attorney, a good man and a true blessing.

Posted by: Kay almost 3 years ago.

As an attorney, Jim Sullivan is low profile, down to earth, insightful, and most importantly, effective. I had met with other attorneys that...

Thank you Mr. Sullivan for representing our son, your knowledge of juvenile law and understanding of teenagers is unquestionable

Posted by: a Juvenile client over 2 years ago.

Jim Sullivan helped our son and family through a very difficult time. On a Friday evening in February 2012, our son was handcuffed and taken from...
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Showing 2 of 21 peer endorsements

Mark Dunkerley Griffith
Mark Griffith

Waxahachie, TX

11 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. He has passion for every client he represents and juries see that passion and he touches their hearts. He is incredible in...
Neal Andrew Davis
Neal Davis

Houston, TX

Over 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Jim is an excellent lawyer who deeply cares for his clients. He has even taken time out of his busy schedule to help other lawyers prepare their...
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1994 License Status: Eligible To Practice In Texas for the state of Texas.
Last updated by Avvo: 11/23/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1994 – present

James G. Sullivan and Associates


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1993 JD - Juris Doctor in Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)

South Texas College of Law


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2014 Client's Choice Award as Top Defense Attorney in 2014



Showing 1 of 8 association entries

1995- present Attorney Member

Harris County Criminal Lawyers Association

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Showing 1 of 1 publication

2000 School Scam? Did a teacher fabricate a student assault to collect disability?

Houston Press

Speaking Engagements

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2010 Proposal for More Personal Recognizance Bonds on Indigent Cases

at Rotary Club

2010 In Support of Public Defenders Office

at Indigent Defense Panel