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Wesley William Desmond

Criminal defense Attorney at Frisco, TX

4.6   9 reviews

also known as Wes Desmond

  • Licensed for 10 years
    State TX
    Acquired 2013
    Eligible to Practice in Texas No misconduct found

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

About Wesley

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Wes Desmond is a criminal defense lawyer licensed to practice law in the state of Texas with an office in Frisco and a primary focus in North Texas. Mr. Desmond graduated Cum Laude from Regent University School of Law in Virginia Beach, Virginia. While in law school, he was a three-year recipient of the Academic Merit Scholarship, selected as Ambassador to the Judicial Internship Program, a two-year captain to the Regent Men’s Softball Team, and a volunteer tax preparer for the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program.

Mr. Desmond received his B.A. from Oklahoma Baptist University where he was a recipient of an athletic scholarship to play baseball and was listed on the President’s Honor Roll. Before attending Oklahoma Baptist, he attended Lamar University where he played Division I NCAA baseball for the Lamar Cardinals. While at Lamar, he was selected to serve as a student ambassador to the school’s Political Science and Pre-Law Department. His freshman year of college, Mr. Desmond attended Ohio Wesleyan University where he recipient of the Dean’s Scholarship, played baseball for the OWU Bishops, and was selected as an Assistant Editor for The Historian, one of two national journals that reviews books in all fields and all time periods of history.

Wes is a devoted husband and father. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, playing and watching sports, and is a devout Christian who has dedicated his practice to serving his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.


The Law Office of Wesley W. Desmond
2770 Main St
Suite 216
Frisco, TX, 75033-4444

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Posted by Keyia J | February 2, 2024
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Best Lawyer
Wes was truly amazing and went above and beyond for me. Wes is the best law attorney I have ever worked with. From our first meeting, he explained everything to me in terms I could easily understand and was always very responsive when I had questions outside of our meetings.
Posted by Nicholas | November 2, 2019
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
DWI Defense
I would highly recommend Wes for representation. He was very professional and worked diligently on my case. He always made himself available if I had any questions or concerns. I couldn’t be happier with the outcome of my case and the decision to hire Wes for representation!
Posted by Reev Chhetry | August 20, 2019
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Humble, Empathetic & Perfect Attorney
Mr. Desmond is an excellent lawyer who knows his clients best interests. He is very thorough with his representation of the client and delivers absolutely 100% during presentation of the facts to the judge. He is very friendly and down to earth and knows the litigation's norms. Overall he has a charismatic personality with a smile that puts clients, the judges and everyone involved at very ease. I recommend him above the rest as he has delivered and got the results that has played a significant role in my thought process as I can see clearly now and I am enjoying my freedom!! Thank You Wes! God Bless you as you are a Gem and simply the BEst!!!
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Posted by Bren | April 11, 2016
This review is from a potential client who consulted with this attorney.
| Consulted Attorney
Excellent attorney
I consulted with Mr. Desmond on some contractual issues for company stock agreements for a previous company I worked for. He was very knowledgeable and professional and his research was very thorough. I highly recommend this attorney.
Posted by Forrest | November 2, 2015
This review is from a potential client who consulted with this attorney.
| Consulted Attorney
Outstanding lawyer.
Very professional with his work. Has extreme knowledge about what he does. He got my case completely dropped and I was found not guilty. I can say he is the best lawyer in the north Texas region. Not a lot of people can say they were found not guilty for a DWI because of they're lawyer. Again thank you Wesley Desmond!
Posted by chris | May 28, 2015
An attorney who truly works for you.
I have hired several attorneys in the past and none are as genuinely concerned for the best interests of their clients as Mr. Desmond. Truly a big heart. He has an independent firm so you wont get tossed around. And as a former prosecutor he definitely knows his options.
Posted by Jose | December 12, 2014
Outstanding service
I used Mr Desmond's service in order to have charges dropped and my record cleared. Throughout the whole process Mr Desmond kept me informed of next steps and was direct with what I had to do and his duties. Since the charges brought up against me were false my main concern was that they don't appear on my record when a background check was conducted. Thanks to Mr Desmond my case was dismissed and my record was expunged. Despite the high stress this caused, Mr Desmond was able to keep me calm and positive throughout the process.
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Posted by Brianna | September 23, 2014
I was very pleased with the services administered by Mr. Desmond. He was very professional and helpful. He kept me well up to speed throughout the entirety of my case. He was very informative and explained my options in thorough detail. I would definitely recommend his services to anyone in need.
Posted by Lonnie | November 28, 2015
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Due Diligence
I hired Mr. Desmond to represent myself in a DWI #1 case. I would not recommend Mr. Desmond for a similar case because I feel he misrepresented his knowledge, experience and abilities as a lawyer in general and in this area specifically. Mr. Desmond frequently failed to follow thru on strategies he presented to me as the means by which we would proceed with the case. One example was stating that various motions for suppression of evidence would be filed before trail and thus possibly resolve the case and negate the need for a trail. These motions did not materialize at the last minute due to the reason presented to me that it would be more prudent to present these motions during trail. I believe these motions did not occur due to Mr. Desmond not being prepared and not knowing how best to proceed. During the trial it was painfully obvious that this attorney was out of his depth, unprepared, and even managed to irritate the judge more than once with his lack of basic court room protocol. Examples are such as not standing when speaking to the judge and not offering reasons for objections. I do not believe Mr. Desmond is a bad person and may be appropriate to be hired for some legal issues but please do your due diligence before hiring him.
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  • Free Consultation 60 minutes
  • Hourly Rates $ 250-350 per hour
  • Retainer Sometimes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 6.9 (Good)

Work Experience

  • Managing Attorney
  • The Law Office of Wesley W. Desmond
  • 2013 - Present
  • Prosecutor- 3rd Year Practice Certificate
  • Virginia Beach Commonwealth Attorney's Office
  • 2012 - 2012
  • Clerk
  • Norfolk General District
  • 2011 - 2011
  • Intern
  • King George Commonwealth Attorney's Office
  • 2011 - 2011
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  • Regent University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2013
  • Oklahoma Baptist University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2008

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Felony Possession- Revocation of Deferred Adjudication
  • Plea Agreement for Minimum
  • Aggravated Sexual Assault
  • No Billed by Grand Jury
  • Aggravated Sexual Assault
  • Not Filed
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  • Pro Bono College of the State Bar of Texas
  • 2015 - Present
  • College of the State Bar of Texas
  • 2014 - Present
  • Collin County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • 2014 - Present
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • 2014 - Present
  • Texas Young Lawyers Association
  • 2013 - Present
  • State Bar of Texas
  • 2013 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Honorary Societal Membership
  • Pro Bono College of the State Bar of Texas
  • 2015
  • Honorary Societal Membership
  • The College of the State Bar of Texas
  • 2014
  • Ambassador to Judicial Internship Program
  • Regent University School of Law
  • 2012


  • How To Select A Criminal Defense Attorney
  • 2014

Speaking Engagements

  • Drunk Driving Laws in Texas
  • What Should You Do If You Get Pulled Over
  • 2015

Attorney endorsements

Received (2)
Given (1)
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DUI and DWI Attorney | Jan 16
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"2 years with commonwealth attorney offices has helped immensely in his training as a DUI attorney. Knowledge of both the criminal law and procedure is excellent and evident in his pro bono contributions. Client reviews are stellar. READ THEM! Strong christian values like his are usually a great indicator that money is not his God. Do yourself a favor and schedule a consultation."
Criminal defense Attorney | Dec 07
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I went to law school with Wes and he has a passion for criminal law and his clients. He works hard to get his clients the best possible result."
Criminal defense