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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 80%
    37 years
  2. Appeals: 10%
    24 years
  3. General Practice: 5%
  4. Probate: 5%
    29 years



Fixed (always)

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Attorney endorsements

8 total 

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  • Michael M. Nguyen

    I have known Susan Ashley for over ten years, but only recently got to work with her on a mutual case. She is diligent, dutiful, and result driven. We had a nearly impossible parole case with bad facts on the face of it, and yet she was able to get parole granted. I recommend Ms. Ashley highly.


    Michael Nguyen Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Earl Sean Spielman

    I endorse this lawyer. Susan Ashley brings a tremendous wide breath and depth of experience in criminal defense to her cases at the trial level and her parole/post conviction practice. I have worked with Susan Ashley and discussed countless criminal cases with her. I trust her judgment and I would say that she has superior instinct when it comes to making difficult decisions in criminal cases. Due to her knowledge, experience, and passion for her work, Susan has achieved outstanding results with respect to obtaining parole for her clients with difficult cases. I have known Susan Ashley professionally and personally for over twenty five years. Susan's diverse abilities and gracious personality have made her a trusted lawyer with clients and their families and a welcome guest on legal shows aired on radio, TV, and streamed on the internet. Susan truly makes a difference.


    Earl Spielman Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

The Ashley Law Firm

10900 Northwest Frwy., Suite 108
Houston, TX, 77092


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 197907/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Client's Choice AwardAvvo2015
Clients' Choice AwardAvvo2014
Clients' Choice AwardAvvo2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalThe Ashley Law Firm1979 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
United States Supreme Courtmember2015 - Present
Harris County Criminal Lawyers AssociationMember2013 - Present
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember2013 - Present
College of the State Bar of TexasMember2013 - Present
Innocence Project of TexasMember2011 - Present
Criminal Law InstituteMember2005 - Present
United States District Court for the Southern District of TexasMember1997 - Present
North Harris County Bar AssociationMember1996 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember1979 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
136 South Western Reporter 3rd, 702Guillermo Macias v. The State of Texas2004
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Western New England College School of LawLawJD - Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor1979
College of the Holy CrossEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1976
St. Paul Catholic High SchoolN/AN/A1972