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As a native Texan, Kevin Bennett knows that his state has a reputation for being tough on crime. This can lead to an overwhelming feeling of stress when facing charges in Texas. The criminal justice system is daunting and confusing, and he is determined to guide his clients through it with as little stress as possible by maintaining open communication while aggressively fighting on their behalf.


 As a student, Kevin Bennett studied at the University of Texas in Austin, earning his bachelor's degree in economics. He then pursued his Juris Doctor from The South Texas College of Law. After becoming licensed to practice law in Texas, he gained experience under the Honorable Judge Jim York of the 246th District Court of Texas. This gave him a personal look at the struggles that individuals face when charged with a crime, and he resolved to fight for those that are in the toughest situations of their lives.


 While determinedly defending his clients from charges including traffic offense, drug charges, and DUI, he is also an active member of the legal community. By participating in organizations such as the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyer's Association, the Austin Criminal Defense Lawyer's Association, and the Court Appointed Family Advocates of Travis County, he is able to stay current on legal issues.


When not in the office, Kevin enjoys travelling, attending sporting events, and appreciating performing arts while spending time with his family. He also dedicates his free time to serving on his Church's Mission Committee.




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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
  2. DUI & DWI: 15%
  3. Domestic Violence: 15%
  4. Violent Crime: 10%
  5. Expungement: 10%



Fixed (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

24 total 

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  • Clifford Alan Swayze

    I endorse this lawyer.Kevin is one of the most caring and professional attorneys practicing in Austin, Texas. Past clients that I have referred to Kevin have all commented on how happy they were to have Kevin on their side. If anyone needs help with a Criminal Law matter, Kevin Bennett should be at the top of their list.


    Clifford Swayze Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Jarom Todd Tefteller

    I have known Mr. Bennett for over 15 years. I can personally attest to his integrity, intelligence and ability. He is a great lawyer who really strives to achieve outstanding results for his clients. I cannot recommend him enough.


    Jarom Tefteller Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info


TXEligible To Practice In Texas 200708/17/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top One PercentNational Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
Clients' Choice AwardAvvo2015
10 Best DUI/DWI Law Attorneys for Client Satisfaction in TexasAmerican Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys2015
Clients' Choice AwardAvvo2014
Clients' Choice AwardAvvo2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLaw Office of Kevin Bennett2007 - Present
Judicial Intern246th Judicial District Court of Texas2005 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
Austin Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationAttorney MemberN/A
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers AssociationAttorney MemberN/A
Austin Bar AssociationAttorney MemberN/A
Court Appointed Family Advocates of Travis CountyAttorney MemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Austin Driving While IntoxicatedDismissed
Austin Protective Order CaseProtective Order Denied
Austin ExpunctionExpunction Granted
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
South Texas College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
University of Texas System, AustinEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts2004
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Criminal DefenseWhat It Means to be a Criminal Defense Lawyer2015
CASARepresenting Parents in Child Abuse Cases2015
DWI and Alcohol Offenses in TexasDriving While Intoxicated Basics2014
Basics of Underage Drinking Offenses in TexasBasics of Underage Drinking Offenses in Texas2010