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It is my honor to have my client's place their trust in my care.  This is a privilege and duty I do not accept lightly.  I understand there is nothing more important to my clients than their case, so I aggresively defend and represent my clients to the fullest limits allowed by law.   Call me now so I can show you how I will fight for you.


Languages spoken: Spanish, English

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Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 25%
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
  3. Family: 25%
  4. Criminal Defense: 25%



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Attorney endorsements

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  • Kerrisa Joy Chelkowski

    Marc LaHood is both a gifted and talented lawyer. He has a natural presence in the courtroom that cannot be taught or imitated. His command of the law is apparent in every case he tackles. He is well respected throughout the legal community as a tough but reasonable lawyer that gets the best results for his clients using his unique and innovative skills. I have worked on many cases with Marc LaHood and I learn something new each and every time. He is one of the most dependable and honest people I know. I endorse him without any hesitation. Any client would be lucky to have Marc LaHood as his or her lawyer.


    Kerrisa Chelkowski Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Shann Mohammad Chaudhry

    Marc is a highly skilled attorney and knowledgeable attorney. I have had the opportunity to see Marc in action. He zealously defends his clients. He has an unparalleled ability to advocate for his clients and captivate a jury. Marc is an attorney you want in your corner. I could not recommend this attorney more.


    Shann Chaudhry Commercial real estate Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Law Offices of Marc A. LaHood

1924 North Main Avenue
San Antonio, TX, 78212-3942


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200707/16/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
GraduateGerry Spence's Trial Lawyers College2014
Top LawyerScene in SA Magazine2014
Top 40 under 40National Trial Lawyers Association2014
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers Association2014
Rising StarScene in SA Magazine2014
Best Lawyer in San Antonio - DWI/DUIScene in SA Magazine2013
Intoxilyzer 5000EN CertificationITD2013
Best Lawyer in San Antonio - Criminal DefenseScene in SA Magazine2013
Rising StarScene in SA Magazine2013
Best Lawyer in San Antonio - DWI/DUIScene in SA Magazine2012
Best Lawyer in San Antonio - Criminal DefenseScene in SA Magazine2012
Rising StarScene in SA Magazine2012
Best Lawyer in San Antonio - DWI/DUIScene in SA Magazine2011
Best Lawyer in San Antonio- Criminal DefenseScene in SA Magazine2011
NHTSA/IACP Standardized Field Sobriety Testing Update CourseWalden, Platt & Associates2010
NHTSA/IACP Standardized Field Sobriety Testing Instructor CourseWalden, Platt & Associates2010
NHTSA/IACP Standardized Field Sobriety Testing CourseWalden, Platt & Associates2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Senior AttorneyLaHood, Butler & Associates, PLLC2013 - Present
Senior Attorneythe Law Offices of Marc A. La Hood (a Professional Corporation)2007 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
National College of DUI DefenseN/A2014 - Present
National Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A2014 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersN/A2009 - Present
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationN/A2008 - Present
Mexican American Bar AssociationN/A2008 - Present
San Antonio Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationN/A2007 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A2007 - Present
Federal Bar AssociationN/A2009 - 2010
College of the State Bar of TexasN/A2008 - 2009
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
DWI .18 Blood Draw – Motion to Suppress Granted – CASE DISMISSEDCASE DISMISSED
Felony DWI with ChildNOT GUILTY
Felony DWI 3rd or More – Stopped with Open Six PackNOT GUILTY
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
St. Marys University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
Trinity University (San Antonio, Texas)EnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts2001