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Jeremy Jack Poet

Criminal defense Attorney at Sherman, TX

5.0   6 reviews
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  • Licensed for 14 years
    State TX
    Acquired 2009
    Eligible to Practice in Texas No misconduct found

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About Jeremy

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Jeremy Jack Poet was born and raised in Sherman, TX, Jeremy returned to practice in Grayson County after earning his undergraduate degree in Political Science from Southeastern Oklahoma State University (Summa Cum Laude) and his Juris Doctor from Oklahoma City University School of Law.

While attending OCU School of Law on the Dean's Fellowship Scholarship, Jeremy was active as a member of The Second Amendment Club and working for the Oklahoma County Public Defender's Office. From May 2008 to May 2009 he clerked for Judge Gary Lumpkin of the Oklahoma Criminal Court of Appeals.

Upon graduation, Jeremy worked at Siebman, Burg, Phillips & Smith, L.L.P, where he represented clients in both civil and criminal litigation. Jeremy Jack Poet joined Nix | Poet Attorneys at Law in August of 2012, and in April 2017 started his own firm. He is committed to defending clients in both state and federal criminal matters. He also maintains an active family law practice. Jeremy is licensed by the Supreme Court of Texas and the Federal Eastern District of Texas.


Jeremy J. Poet Law Firm, PLLC
112 N. Travis Street, Suite 100
Sherman, TX, 75090


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Posted by Elaine | November 8, 2018
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We won!
Jeremy, and his team, were very kind, helped us immensely, and ultimately achieved the ruling we had hired his firm to obtain. Thank you!
Posted by Ruth Sanders | February 27, 2020
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Jeremy Poet is a rockstar
Mr. Poet has fought hard to keep my kids with me and do what's best for them. He is very professional and will fight hard for you.
Posted by Serena | November 30, 2023
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Exceptional Legal Representation: A Lawyer Who Goes Above and Beyond
I recently had the privilege meeting Mr. Poet whom I hired regarding a custody case for my grandson. The experience was nothing short of remarkable. From the outset, Mr. Poet and his teams dedication and attention to detail were evident. What stood out most was their profound knowledge of the law, which was instrumental in securing a favorable outcome for us. Mr. Poet not only demonstrated a thorough understanding of the legal intricacies but also possessed a rare quality of honesty and transparency. He never overpromised, managing our expectations realistically while consistently delivering on his commitments. This honesty instilled trust and confidence in his approach, setting a strong foundation for our case. His communication was flawless; Mr. Poet and his team ensured all correspondence were prompt, even going the extra mile by being available after hours or during weekends when necessary. This level of dedication and responsiveness truly reflected their unwavering commitment to our case. What impressed me the most was Mr. Poet’s preparedness. Mr. Poet meticulously prepared both legally and emotionally, ensuring that not only were the legal arguments well-founded, but also that we, as his clients, were mentally prepared for every court appearance. This proactive approach greatly alleviated the stress associated with such legal proceedings. Moreover, the transparency regarding fees was commendable. There were no hidden costs or surprises; everything was discussed upfront, which added to the trust I had in his professionalism. Mr. Poet is an exemplary legal professional who not only possesses an in-depth understanding of the law but also demonstrates genuine care. Mr. Poet’s commitment, honesty, and preparedness make him a standout choice for anyone seeking exceptional legal representation. I highly recommend Mr. Poet to anyone in need of legal services.
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Posted by DJ | October 7, 2020
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He really puts himself in the case
Very passionate about his work from what I've seen. If I got burned in a deal, he did too. It was as if he took it personal and he would fight back. Once I even received an email on a Saturday night, meaning while I was out with friends, he was hard at work on my case. I know that no other attorney would invest so much of themselves like Mr. Poet.
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Posted by anonymous | January 28, 2015
child custody
Mr. Poet represented me in a child custody matter in 2013. He went above and beyond all expectations. every detail of my case was gone over with me before every hearing, he returned my phone call promptly and kept me informed to the fullest extent. I have full custody of my 3 year old little boy, his father has supervised visitation, and i am getting more child support that i thought i was eligible for. I would recommend him to anyone with any criminal or family cases.
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Posted by Tiffany | April 4, 2013
custody case involving cps and felony case
great lawyer with a heart puts his all in for his client goes above and beyond for his cases knows the law and works for the people bringing justice to grayson county i recommend him to any one .
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AVVO RATING 9.9 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • The Nix Firm, PC
  • 2012 - Present
  • Assistant Attorney
  • Robert T. Jarvis Law Firm
  • 2011 - 2012
  • Attorney
  • Siebman, Burg, Phillips & Smith LLP
  • 2009 - 2011
  • Oklahoma Criminal Court of Appeals
  • 2008 - 2009
  • Law Clerk
  • Oklahoma Public Defenders Office
  • 2007 - 2007
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  • Oklahoma City University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2009
  • Southeastern Oklahoma State University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2006


  • Texas Star Family Drug Court
  • Board Member
  • 2014 - Present
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • 2010 - Present
  • Grayson County Bar Association
  • President
  • 2013 - 2014
  • Grayson County Bar Association
  • President-Elect
  • 2012 - 2012
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2018
  • 10 Best
  • American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
  • 2015

Speaking Engagements

  • Judicial Conference
  • Federal Judicial Vacancy
  • 2013

Attorney endorsements

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Given (12)
Endorse Jeremy
Family Attorney | Nov 27
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"Jeremy is extremely competent and is a pit bull in the Court room. I have thrown my best at him and he has fired right back."
Unknown Attorney | Oct 11
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have seen Jeremy fight hard for his clients. He is a worthy attorney in Family and criminal cases."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jan 11
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Jeremy is detail oriented has a strong sense of fairness. Jeremy is a lawyer I refer people to frequently."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jun 17
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Jeremy has a reputation for being a fearless defense lawyer who is motivated by his passion for the Constitution, and protecting the rights of his clients."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jun 17
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Jeremy is one of the best defense lawyers I know. He has a reputation as a lawyer who fights for his clients and is always ready to help defendants in the toughest cases. Justice, thy name is Poet."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jun 17
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mr. Poet is an excellent criminal defense lawyer. He is a person you can trust to get the best result in your case."
Unknown Attorney | Jan 07
Relationship: Co-worker
"This is one of the best attorneys I have ever met. He is always prepared and truly dedicated to each and every client he represents. He answers and returns every call day or night and always makes sure his clients are given the best possible deals. Ask anyone who has ever been in court with Jeremy Poet what kind of lawyer he is and each and every one of them will answer "he is hard working and dedicated to the legal profession." Jeremy Poet is a respected member of the community and I 100% endorse him."
Family Attorney | Jul 28
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I count Mr. Poet as a trusted resource on family and criminal cases. Mr. Poet will go to bat for his clients and is not afraid of the courtroom like many attorneys. I strongly endorse Mr. Poet and will continue to refer him clients."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jun 25
Relationship: Co-worker
"Jeremy joined my firm in 2013. He has been a blessing to both me and his clients. I have never met a lawyer who cares more about his clients. His commitment is surpassed only by his relentless drive to come out on top for his clients. I recommend him with the highest regard."
Criminal defense Attorney | Feb 21
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Criminal defense Attorney | Dec 24
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"This lawyer truly cares about his clients. An extremely hard worker. I endorse this lawyer."
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Sherman Criminal defense Lawyer Jeremy Jack Poet
Jeremy Jack Poet
Criminal defense Attorney
Sherman, TX
Licensed for 14 years
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