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John Morrison Cooper

Criminal defense Attorney at Plano, TX

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  • Licensed for 29 years
    State TX
    Acquired 1994
    Status
    Eligible to Practice in Texas No misconduct found

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

About John

Learn John’s areas of practice.

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Practice areas
  1. Criminal defense
    65%
    I represent people charged with State and Federal crimes in Texas.

    30 years, 500 cases

  2. Juvenile law
    35%
    I represent children (under 17 years of age) charged with juvenile violations of criminal law and school-related offenses in Texas.

    19 years, 205 cases

Location

John M. Cooper, Attorney and Counselor at Law
555 Republic Drive
Suite 200
Plano, TX, 75074

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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 45 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 7.4 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Owner
  • John M. Cooper, Attorney and Counselor at Law
  • 2004 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Thompson & Knight, LLP
  • 2002 - 2002
  • Associate Attorney
  • Dehay & Elliston, LLP
  • 2002 - 2003
  • Assistant District Attorney
  • Dallas County Criminal District Attorney's Office
  • 1996 - 2000
  • Assistant District Attorney
  • Denton County Criminal District Attorney's Office
  • 1994 - 1996
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Education

  • Southern Methodist University
  • Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)
  • 1994
  • The College of William and Mary
  • B.B.A.
  • 1990

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Assault/Family Violence
  • Not Guilty

Associations

  • Collin County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2015 - 2015
  • Plano Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2015 - 2015
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • 2015 - 2015

Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Mead Data Legal Research Award
  • Mead Data
  • 1996
  • Membership
  • Order of the Barristers
  • 1994
  • Moot Court Champion, SMU School of Law
  • Jackson Walker, LLP
  • 1992

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"I've known John Cooper for a number of years years. He's very skilled and has a lot of compassion for his clients. I don't know anyone with more integrity."
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