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I have prepared myself to be an aggressive and dedicated criminal defense attorney since before law school. Before attending college, I followed my father and his father by joining the military and enlisted in the Army. After serving my country, I attended Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, Texas, graduating Summa Cum Laude and double majoring in English and Political Science. I then attended the Texas Tech School of Law on a full scholarship. While in law school, I received the American Jurisprudence Award which recognizes outstanding scholastic achievement in both Immigration Law and Public Health Law. In May of 2006, I graduated from law school with honors.

Shortly after opening my own practice in Lubbock with a focus on criminal defense, I accepted a position with the Federal Public Defender for the Northern District of Texas. From 2007 until 2013, I practiced exclusively in federal court representing clients charged with federal offenses ranging from theft of mail to multi-million dollar, white-collar fraud investigations. I have successfully represented clients in every aspect of a criminal case including detention hearings, probation and supervised release revocations, and trials. I have tried cases and won throughout the Northern and Western Districts of Texas which includes Amarillo, Lubbock, San Angelo, Abilene, Midland, Odessa, and Pecos and I regularly practice in front of Judges Robinson, Cummings, Solis, and Junell. These trials have covered immigration, firearm, drug, fraud, and sex offenses.

I have now opened King Law, P.C. The purpose of this firm is to provide aggressive, dedicated, and passionate criminal defense. Defending citizens charged with crimes is what I do and is who I am. If you or a loved one is facing a criminal investigation or has been charged with a crime, the most important asset you can have on your side is a criminal defense attorney dedicated to your defense and your Constitutional rights.


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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 40%
  2. Federal Crime: 30%
  3. DUI & DWI: 30%



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  • Brandon Elliott Beck

    I worked for Michael King when he was at the Federal Public Defender's Office. He is incredibly hardworking and goes the extra mile to help his clients. If I were charged with a crime, I would call Michael King.


    Brandon Beck Appeals Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

  • Courtney Griffin Stamper

    Michael King is one of the most passionate lawyers I have ever met. Having worked with Michael on serious cases, I have come to respect his intelligence and tenacity. He is fearless and aggressive and willing to always go the extra mile for his clients. Anyone that walks into a courtroom with Michael on their side is in great hands.


    Courtney Stamper Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

King Law, P.C.

1005 Broadway Street
Suite 104
Lubbock, TX, 79401


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200610/19/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Am. Jur. in Public Health LawTexas Tech School of Law2005
Am. Jur. in Immigration LawTexas Tech School of Law2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Criminal Defense AttorneyKing Law, P.C.2014 - Present
Assistant Federal Public DefenderFederal Public Defender2007 - 2013
Criminal Justice ClinicTexas Tech School Of Law2006 - 2006
Externship for Justice Brian QuinnTexas Tech School Of Law2005 - 2005
Association namePosition nameDuration
Lubbock Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationBoard of Directors2015 - Present
Lubbock Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationBoard of Directors2014 - Present
Merit Selection Panel for the Reappointment of Honorable Nancy KoenigPanel Member2014 - 2014
College of the State Bar of TexasMember2014 - Present
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember2004 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Conspiracy to Distribute Meth and Possession of a Firearm in Connection with a Drug Trafficking CrimeNOT GUILTY
Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle and Felony Assault Domestic Violence with a Prior Conviction for Domestic ViolenceCase DISMISSED
2 Level Drug Sentence ReductionClient's sentence reduced
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Publication nameTitleDate
Prairie Dog Seminar, Federal TrackSentencing Outside the Box: Departures, Variances, and Memo's2015
AVVO Legal GuidesA Guide to Federal Sentencing2014
Google +Search of cellphonesN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Texas Tech University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
Midwestern State UniversityPolitical Science and EnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts2003
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Prairie Dog Seminar, Federal TrackSentencing Outside the Box: Departures, Variances, and Memo's2015
Annual Federal Criminal Practice SeminarFederal Sentencing Memos2013
Federal Law SeminarTrying a Federal Criminal Case2012
Amarillo Bar LunchonHandling a Federal Criminal Appointment2012