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Sylvia Ann Cavazos

Sylvia Ann Cavazos

Practice areas:

Federal Crime, Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Violent Crime, Family

About Me

Attorney Cavazos has been licensed to practice law since 1997 (13 years).  The Law Office of Sylvia A.
Cavazos is a firm recognized for its success.  It was founded on the principles of providing effective,
efficient and affordable legal solutions with personal attention and
professional diligence.  This is a
focused trial-oriented criminal defense where the lawyer is dedicated to
protecting clients' rights and fighting for their continued freedom.  We are prepared to handle a full range
of offenses, including the most serious of cases.  Every case must have a winning strategy.  Winning criminal cases requires a winning strategy.  Diligent and aggressive preparation for
trial means a higher probability of securing dismissals or plea deals that do
not require prison time.  Sylvia A.
Cavazos is dedicated to achieving results in the most serious of Violent cases, DUI and Federal Cases.  Sylvia A. Cavazos is an experienced former Felony Trial Prosecutor Now Defending YOU.  Contact us at (210) 682-8800.


Languages Spoken: Spanish, English

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1997

  1. Criminal Defense: 25%
  2. Federal Crime: 25%
  3. Violent Crime: 20%
  4. DUI & DWI: 20%
  5. Family: 10%



Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Ashley Carolyn Botard

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Ashley Botard Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Office of Sylvia A. Cavazos

The Milam Building
115 E. Travis St., Suite 1711
San Antonio, TX, 78205



TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199708/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Gold MemberSan Antonio Chamber of Commerce2008

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Trial LawyerLaw Office of Sylvia A. Cavazos2007 - Present
Assistant Criminal District AttorneyBexar County District Attorney's Office1998 - 2007


Association NamePosition NameDuration
San Antonio Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember2007 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysMember2007 - Present
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember2007 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember1997 - Present
San Antonio Bar Association, Criminal Law and Procedure CommitteeMember1997 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Aggravated Sexual Assault - ChildDISMISSED

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas M. CooleyLawJuris Doctorate Degree (J.D.)1997
St. Mary's UniversityPsychologyBachelor of Arts1990

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Juveniles in SchoolsOur Courts2007
Criminal Justice ClassThe Criminal Justice System2006