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Shelby Blundell Burns

Shelby Blundell Burns

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense

About Me

I firmly believe in defending our constitutional rights. I am a Texan through and through. Please let me fight for you.


Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2013

  1. DUI & DWI: 80%
  2. Criminal Defense: 20%



Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

20 total 

  • Charles Kent Zavala

    Shelby is an attorney who has both passion and the knowledge to be a very effective attorney. I would recommend Shelby to anyone who is seeking a criminal attorney


    Charles Zavala Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Trinidad Zamora

    Altruism is very rarely exhibited by attorneys. It is clear that Shelby takes his position as an advocate very seriously, by helping those who are in need of quick and competent responses to their legal matters.


    Trinidad Zamora Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

1221 Studewood
Houston, TX

17225 El Camino Real
Webster, TX, 77058

Forest Cove
Kingwood, TX, 77339



TXEligible To Practice In Texas 201305/24/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Clients Choice AwardAVVO2014
Client's Choice AwardAVVO2013

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
LawyerBurns Law Firm2014 - Present
AttorneySamuelson Thiessen L.L.P.2012 - Present
ClerkLaw Office of Michael Pena2009 - 2012
ManagerEZ Interlock2005 - 2012

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Houston Bar AssociationMember2014 - Present
Houston Bar AssociationSpeaker2014 - Present
DUI Defense Lawyers AssociationMember2014 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2013 - Present
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember2013 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember2013 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2013 - Present
Houston Young Lawyers AssociationMember2011 - Present
Harris County Criminal Lawyers AssociationMember2011 - Present
Houston Livestock Show and RodeoLifetime Member2005 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
State v. B.P.Dismissed
State v. V.E.Dismissed
State v. S.S.Dismissed

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Publication NameTitleDate
Harris County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association (HCCLA) DefenderWinning Warriors2014
The Defender, (Harris County Criminal Lawyers Association)Winning Warriors2013
14th Court of AppealsAdkins v. State2013

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
South Texas College of LawCriminal LawJD - Juris Doctor2011
University of HoustonBusiness/AnthropologyBS - Bachelor of Science2008

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Windfern High SchoolImportance of Jury Service2014
University of HoustonKnow Your Rights and Criminal Consequences2014
Annual MeetingDWI and Motorcycles2014