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Mike Stone is an experienced criminal attorney who will help you navigate the criminal justice system focused on results. Mr. Stone has maintained an office in Houston, Texas since 1978, where he has dedicated his practice solely to the representation of clients charged with criminal offenses in county, state, and federal courts throughout the country. He has represented clients in all types of criminal cases ranging from capital murder to complex white collar cases to DWI, along with numerous other misdemeanors, felonies, and appellate cases, both juvenile and adult.


Languages spoken: English, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 50%
    38 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 50%
    38 years


Payment types:

Cash, Check

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Contact info

Michael J. Stone Attorney At Law

4400 Post Oak Parkway.
Suite 2700
Houston, TX, 77027


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 197808/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2016
College of the State BarState Bar of Texas2004
Board Certified - Criminal LawTexas Board of Legal Specialization1984
Order of the LytaeThe Order of the Lytae1978
American Jurisprudence AwardSouth Texas College of Law1978
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Criminal Trial Attorney since 1978Michael J. Stone Attorney At Law1978 - Present
Defense Lawyer209th District Court2013 - 2015
Legal Intern230th District Court1978 - 1978
Association namePosition nameDuration
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember1985 - Present
Harris County Criminal Lawyers AssociationMember1984 - Present
Texas Board Of Legal Specialization - -Criminal LawMember1984 - Present
United States Supreme CourtAdmitted to Practice1983 - Present
Houston Bar AssociationMember1980 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember1978 - Present
United States District Court for the Southern District of TexasAdmitted to Practice1978 - Present
United States Court of appeals for the 5th circuitAdmitted to Practice1978 - Present
College of the State Bar of TexasMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State of Texas v. Demetrius SimmsCapital Murder case tried to a jury 4 times with the state seeking the death penalty each time. The final result was a life sentence.
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
South Texas College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1978
University of TexasN/AOther - Bachelors1975