Skip to main content

About me

I am a Criminal Defense Attorney and I work in the Juvenile Division of the Harris County Public Defender's Office.


Photos and videos

1427013 1245123339

1427013 1245122806

Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    10 years
  2. Juvenile: 50%
    6 years



Fixed (always), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Attorney endorsements

12 total 

Are you an attorney? Endorse this lawyer

  • Hovanes Margarian

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Hovanes Margarian Consumer protection Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Robert James Fickman

    Rob Tuthill is a very good lawyer. He has a sharp mine, a caring heart and backbone. He stands up for his clients who all benefit from his gifted intellect. He is one of the very best lawyers of his generation and any client would be very lucky to have Rob representing them.


    Robert Fickman Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Harris County Public Defender's Office

1201 Franklin
13th Floor
Houston, TX, 77002


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200608/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Criminal Trial CollegeTexas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association2008
Best Speaker AwardSouth Texas College of Law Mock Trial Tournament2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Assistant Public DefenderHarris County Public Defender's Office2011 - Present
Law ClerkLaw Office of Katherine Scardino2006 - 2006
AttorneyLaw Office of Robert H. Tuthill2006 - 2011
InternHarris County District Attorney's Office2005 - 2006
InternLaw Office of Louise Lee2004 - 2005
InvestigatorJim Adler, P.C.2001 - 2003
Association namePosition nameDuration
United States District Court for the Southern District of TexasMember2007 - Present
State Bar CollegeMember2007 - Present
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember2006 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember2006 - Present
Harris County Criminal Lawyers AssociationMember2006 - Present
Harris County Criminal Lawyers AssociationBoard Member2010 - 2011
Fort Bend County Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember2009 - 2012
Galveston County Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember2009 - 2012
Houston Lawyer Referral ServiceBoard Member2008 - 2009
Houston Bar AssociationMember2006 - 2009
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
DWIOne charge dismissed and the other reduced.
Assault - Family ViolenceCase Dismissed
Possession of Marijuana - 1000 lbsCase Dismissed
See all legal cases 
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
South Texas College of LawDoctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)JD - Juris Doctor2006
University of North TexasCriminal JusticeBS - Bachelor of Science2003
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Legal Volunteer DayHow to seal or expunge your criminal records2008