The Goolsby Law Firm is a Criminal Defense trial firm dedicated to getting you the... more
The Goolsby Law Firm is a Criminal Defense trial firm dedicated to getting you the best outcome possible in your case. My goal is to get your case dismissed or win it in trial. I have many years of experience as both an Assistant District Attorney and as a Defense Lawyer. I am very aggresive in fighting to get you the best oucome in your case. I run my firm with integrity and communication ... view profile
I feel very fortunate that I get to help people at such crucial times in their lives.... more
I feel very fortunate that I get to help people at such crucial times in their lives. There is nothing more fulfilling than hearing the words "Not Guilty" spoken by the jury foreperson. Or, to see a client's beaming smile when we get an order dismissing a case that we've been working on for a while. I started as a professional musician, getting a music degree at UNT. However, I realized tha... view profile
Bar Admissions: 1998, The State Bar of Texas; 2002, The U.S. District Court for the... more
Bar Admissions: 1998, The State Bar of Texas; 2002, The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas; 2004, The U.S. District Court for The Eastern District; 2012, The U.S. Court of Appeals, for the Fifth Circuit. Professional Associations and Memberships: The State Bar of Texas; The Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association; The Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association; The Nati... view profile
If you are suspected of driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, you may be arrested for DUI (driving under the influence). Depending on the state, the specific crime is also called DWI (driving while intoxicated), OUI (operating under the influence), or OWI (operating while intoxicated). A DUI conviction has serious consequences (for example, losing your driving privileges); but an experienced DUI attorney can often get the charges dropped or reduced, or may be able to negotiate lesser penalties depending on your circumstances and your past history.