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Charles Edward Gold

About me

I have been licensed in the State of Texas since 2003. My passion is fighting for my clients in the courtroom to obtain the best outcome as possible. I take great pride in defending my clients and protecting what few protections we have left from our Constitution. Thank you for viewing my profile and I look forward to hearing from you.


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Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 60%
    13 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 35%
    13 years
  3. Family: 5%
    11 years



Fixed (always), Free consultation (45 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Jonathan Glenn Watkins

    I endorse this lawyer. Charles Gold always strives to get the best results for his clients. I have had the pleasure of working with Charles as opposing counsel. Charles is a relentless advocate and works hard to get results for his clients.


    Jonathan Watkins Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Derek Blaine Hilley

    Charles is a tireless advocate for each and every one of his clients. I've known Charles for many years. He is extremely knowledgeable about the law and achieves solid results for his clients!


    Derek Hilley Employment and labor Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

Charles Gold

310 South St. Mary's
Suite 2400
San Antonio, TX, 78205


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200307/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
BV RatedMartindale Hubbell2016
Top 10 Criminal Defense AttorneyND2NO San Antonio Network2016
Top 10 Criminal Defense AttorneyND2NO San Antonio Network2015
Top SA AttorneyScene in SA Magazine2014
Top SA Criminal Defense AttorneyScene in SA Magazine2013
Top 11% of 2003 Graduating ClassSt. Mary's University School of Law2003
Pro Bono Achievement AwardSt. Mary's University School of Law2003
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Special AttorneyBexar County2015 - Present
PartnerSimpson & Gold2006 - Present
Drug Court AttorneyDrug Court2005 - Present
AttorneyMental Health Court2006 - 2008
Prosecuting AttorneyBexar County Criminal District Attorney's Office2003 - 2006
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember2013 - Present
Therapeutic Justice FoundationBoard Vice President2011 - Present
Texas DWI Lawyers AssociationMember2007 - Present
San Antonio Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember2006 - Present
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationMember2006 - Present
Drug Court- Bexar CountyDrug Court Attorney2005 - Present
St Mary's University School of LawLaw Journal2002 - 2002
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
State v. Jerry S.Not Guilty
State v. Troy L.Not Guilty
State v. T.M.Dismissed. Motion to Supress granted.
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Publication nameTitleDate
The San Antonio DefenderVoire Dire2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
St. Marys University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
University of Texas System, San AntonioCriminal Justice and American StudiesBA - Bachelor of Arts1999
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Trinity UniversityCriminal Justice2009
KSAT 12 News InterviewTexas DWI/DUI Laws2009
Great Day SA on Kens 5Expunctions2006
Courts in SchoolJudicial System2006