I'm a native Texan and love what I do. I went to law school because I enjoy helping... more
I'm a native Texan and love what I do. I went to law school because I enjoy helping people and I enjoy solving problems. Defending people accused of crimes is an honor. I believe in the Constitution and its principles. Defending people accused of crimes many times is defending the Constitution.
PERSONAL ▸B.A. from Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1971 ▸J.D. from... more
PERSONAL ▸B.A. from Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1971 ▸J.D. from Illinois Institute of Technology - Chicago Kent College of Law, 1974 LEGAL BACKGROUND ▸Partner in Zimmermann Lavine & Zimmermann, PC ▸Board Certified in Criminal Law by National Board of Trial Advocacy and Texas Board of Legal Specialization ▸Assistant State's Attorney, Special Prosecutions Bureau; O... view profile
Earl is the current president of the Harris County Criminal Lawyers Association and... more
Earl is the current president of the Harris County Criminal Lawyers Association and has served on the board of directors for the past six years. Earl is a native Houstonian, who spent over twenty-eight years working investigative divisions within the Houston Police Department. In 1999, Earl was licensed by the State Bar and started prosecuting cases for the Harris County District Attorneys ... view profile
For over 30 years, I have been representing individuals accused of crime, fighting... more
For over 30 years, I have been representing individuals accused of crime, fighting the government for the best possible result for each and every individual client. We're small; we're dedicated to individual freedoms. Call us if you have a problem. We can help.
Mr. Capitaine spent his formative years in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Mr. Capitaine... more
Mr. Capitaine spent his formative years in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Mr. Capitaine graduated Suma Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Houston in 1998. He was recognized for his academic achievements by being the recipient of the President’s Scholarship which awarded him full tuition and living expenses. Among other academic honors, Mr. Capitaine was on the Dean... view profile
I have devoted my adult life to preparing and practicing criminal defense law. The... more
I have devoted my adult life to preparing and practicing criminal defense law. The time I spent as an Assistant District Attorney was to gain experience for my private practice. My children have followed in my footsteps and as a result my son practices criminal law with me and my daughter is a prosecutor with the Harris County District Attorney's Office. People often ask me when I plan to re... view profile
If you are suspected of a crime or charged with a violation of law, you may require the services of a criminal defense attorney to present your defense or negotiate a penalty. As different rules and procedures exist for different offenses, you should seek a criminal defense attorney who has worked on your particular type of case to provide you with the best defense. An experienced criminal defense attorney knows what information the government will need to prove your guilt. The defense attorney will also know what information you need to prove your innocence, including whether there are any legal rules justifying your actions.