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Christopher William Simpkins

Christopher William Simpkins

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, Appeals

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. Criminal Defense: 45%
  2. DUI & DWI: 45%
  3. Appeals: 10%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Robert Carroll Pate Jr.

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Robert Pate Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Juan Carlos Hernandez

    Chris has an encyclopedic understanding of criminal law. He's extremely passionate about the law and uses his vast knowledge to defend his clients relentlessly. It's not surprising that he was selected to be the Chief Editor for the San Antonio Criminal Defense Lawyers Association monthly magazine, The Defender.

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    Juan Hernandez Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Law Office of Christopher Simpkins

315 Dwyer Ave
San Antonio, TX, 78204-1105

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200805/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarScene in SA Magazine2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2015
Best Lawyers in San Antonio-Criminal DefenseScene in SA Magazine2014
Best Lawyers in San Antonio-DUI/DWIScene in SA Magazine2014
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2014
Rising StarScene in SA Magazine2013
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2013
Rising StarScene in SA Magazine2012
Billy Rork Annual Scholarship: Key West Legal SeminarNORML Legal Committee2009

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Criminal Defense & Appellate AttorneyThe Law Office of Christopher Simpkins2008 - Present
Judicial Intern to Circuit Judge Edward PradoUnited States Court Of Appeals, Fifth Circuit2006 - 2006

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
San Antonio Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationBoard Member2015 - Present
San Antonio Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationEditor-in-Chief: The San Antonio Defender2013 - Present
NORML Legal CommitteeMember2006 - Present
National College of DUI DefenseN/AN/A
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationN/AN/A
Texas Aggie Bar AssociationN/AN/A
Phi Delta Phi legal fraternityN/AN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
The San Antonio DefenderEditor-in-ChiefN/A

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
St. Marys University School of LawN/AJuris DoctorateN/A
Texas A&M University, College StationN/ABS - Bachelor of ScienceN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Monthly CLE LuncheonCriminal Appeals2009