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Clinton Broden

Appeals Attorney at Dallas, TX

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About Clinton

Learn Clinton’s areas of practice.

3
Practice areas
  1. Appeals
    50%
    In addition to an active trial practice, I have an active appellate and post-conviction writ practice and have argued over 70 cases before the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. Broden & Mickelsen is one of 4 law firms in Dallas certified in criminal appellate law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

    31 years, 1,000 cases

  2. Criminal defense
    25%
    I am a Board Certified criminal defense attorney based in Dallas, Texas. I represent clients charged with criminal offenses in Texas courts. I represent clients charged with any type of criminal offense but concentrate on complex cases.

    31 years, 1,000 cases

  3. Federal crime
    25%
    I am a Board Certified criminal defense attorney based in Dallas, Texas. I represent clients charged with criminal offenses in federal courts throughout the nation including: white collar crimes, drug trafficking, child pornography, immigration offenses, conspiracy charges, internet crimes and more.

    31 years, 1,000 cases

I am one of very few attorneys in Texas who is board certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specilization in both criminal law and appellate criminal law. As of November 2014, there were only 3 other law firms in the Dallas area certified in criminal appeallate law.

I represent clients charged with criminal offenses in federal courts throughout the nation and in state court throughout Texas. I represent clients charged with any type of criminal offense but concentrate on complex cases, even taking a case to the U.S. Supreme Court.

In addition to an active trial practice, I have an active criminal appeals practice and post-conviction writ practice and have argued over 30 cases before the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.

Read my full bio on my website. 

 

 

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Licensed for 32 years
State TX
Status Eligible to Practice in Texas
Acquired 1997
Updated 10/23/2022
State DC
Status Good Standing
Acquired 1991
Updated 06/08/2022
State CA
Status Inactive
Acquired 1990
Updated 12/01/2022

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

Contact Clinton

Broden& Mickelsen
2600 State Street
Dallas, TX, 75204

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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 90 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Partner & Attorney
  • Broden & Mickelsen
  • 1998 - Present
  • Assistant Federal Public Defender
  • Federal Public Defender
  • 1992 - 1997
  • Associate
  • Ross, Dixon & Masback
  • 1990 - 1992

Education

  • University of Virginia
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1990
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1987

Legal Cases

  • United States v. Barron, 756 F.3d 422 (5th Cir. 2014)
  • Reversed
  • Habeas Corpus Appeal Case
  • Granted
  • United States v. Miller, 666 F.3d 905 (5th Cir. 2012)
  • Reversed
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Associations

  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • Director
  • N/A
  • Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
  • William "Mac" Taylor Inn of Court
  • Member
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Best Crimianl Defense Lawyer in Dallas
  • D Magazine
  • 2015
  • Super Lawyer
  • Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2015
  • Super Lawyer
  • Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2014
  • Super Lawyer
  • Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2013
  • Best Crinal Defense Laweyrs in Dallas
  • D Magazine
  • 2013
  • Super Lawyer
  • Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2012
  • Best Criminl Defense Lawyersin Dallas
  • D Magazine
  • 2012
  • Best Criminal Defense Lawyers In Dallas
  • D Magazine
  • 2011
  • Super Lawyer
  • Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2011
  • Super Lawyer
  • Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2010
  • Super Lawyer
  • Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2009
  • Super Lawyer
  • Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2008
  • Super Lawyer
  • Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2007
  • Super Lawyer
  • Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2006
  • Super Lawyer
  • Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2005
  • Rising Star
  • Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2004
  • Super Lawyer
  • Law & Politics Magazine
  • 2004
  • AV Rating
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2000
  • Board Certified Specialist in Criminal Defense
  • Texas Board of Legal Specialization
  • 1999
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Publications

  • Rutgers Law Review
  • Litigating State Constitutional Rights to an Adequate Education and the Remedy of State Operated School Districts
  • 1990
  • Journal of Law and Politics
  • Emergency Room Surgery on Abortion Rights
  • 1990

Speaking Engagements

  • Trial Skills Seminar
  • Ethics for Criminal Lawyers
  • 2011
  • Federal Practice Seminar
  • Federal Sentencing Guidelines and Appeal
  • 2009
  • Federal Practice Seminar
  • Criminal Practice in Federal Court
  • 2006
  • Life in the Balance
  • Mitigation Investigation in Death Penalty Habeas Cases
  • 2005
  • Anatomy of the Win
  • Hyde Amendment
  • 2005
  • Louisiana Criminal Defense Lawyers Seminar
  • Defending Obscenity Cases
  • 2003
  • All that Jazz
  • Detention Hearings in Federal Court
  • 2003
  • Louisiana Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Search & Seizure in Federal Court
  • 2001
  • Federal Criminal Practice Seminar
  • Federal Sentencing Guidelines
  • 2001
  • Federal Criminal Practice Seminar
  • Federal Sentencing Guidelines
  • 2000
  • Law Tips from the Piney Woods
  • Detention Hearings and Probable Cause Hearing in Federal Court
  • 1999
  • Federal Criminal Practice Seminar
  • Federal Sentencing Guidelines
  • 1999
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Attorney endorsements

Received (6)
Given (3)
Endorse Clinton
Unknown Attorney | Dec 15
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Top-notch attorney. Highly respected in the legal community."
Criminal defense Attorney | May 23
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Clinton. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community."
Federal crime Attorney | May 13
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Clint. He's easily among the best federal criminal defense attorneys in Texas."
Criminal defense Attorney | Dec 23
Relationship: Friend
"I endorse this lawyer."
Federal crime Attorney | Aug 25
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Great federal defense attorney."
Criminal defense Attorney | Jul 04
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer's work. I have worked with and against Clint on a number of federal cases and he is an exceptional lawyer. He's experienced, ethical, and not afraid of mixing it up with the prosecution when it will benefit his client. In my opinion, Clint is one of the top federal defense lawyers in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area."
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Dallas Appeals Lawyer Clinton Broden
Clinton Broden
Appeals Attorney
Dallas, TX
Licensed for 32 years
Free Consultation