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Criminal Defense Attorney in Denton County

Criminal Defense Lawyer in Denton County, TX

Dedication. Compassion. Results.

You can’t mess around when your freedom and future are at stake. A criminal charge alone has the power to derail your livelihood and ruin your reputation, even if it doesn’t result in a conviction. While many people take time to process their criminal charges mentally and emotionally, we urge you to take action right away.

It is in your best interests to retain our Denton County criminal defense attorney to fight your charges and negotiate for a favorable outcome in your case, such as reduced or dismissed charges altogether. With experience and insights into both sides of the criminal justice system, there is no better firm to champion your rights than the Law Office of Patrick J. McLain, PLLC.

To schedule your confidential consultation with our lawyer, reach out to us at (214) 238-9392 today!

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Cases We Handle

Our criminal defense lawyer has extensive experience in handling several types of cases in state and federal court. No case is too complex for our team to handle. As such, you can turn to us for help with cases such as:

  • Assault crimes
  • Computer crimes
  • Drug offenses
  • DWI
  • Expunctions
  • Federal crimes
  • Felonies
  • Fraud offenses
  • Military crimes
  • Property crimes
  • Sex crimes
  • Thefts
  • Violent offenses
  • Weapons charges
  • White collar crimes

Where Is the Denton County Seat Located?

A county seat is a town or city that acts as the administrative center of a county. It houses all the governmental buildings, including the district and county courthouses.

The county seat of Denton County is located in the city of Denton, TX.

Address for Denton County Criminal Courts

For background, district courts handle felony cases and county courts handle misdemeanor cases. Our attorney defends clients in both courts, which are located at:

  • 1450 E McKinney Street
  • Denton TX 76209

To reach the district clerk, call (940) 349-2200. The county clerk can be contacted at (940) 349-2012.

What Do We Have to Offer?

Choosing the right lawyer is critical to the outcome of your case, so choose wisely. If you’re wondering why the Law Office of Patrick J. McLain, PLLC is best for you, take a look at our attorney’s impressive feats below:

  • Over 30 years of legal experience
  • Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Former federal prosecutor
  • Former military judge
  • Over 3500 cases successfully handled
  • Over 20 years in the US Marine Corps
  • Honesty and responsiveness
  • Unparalleled work ethic and dedication to every client

Questions about your case? We are just a phone call away at (214) 238-9392!

Awards & Professional Affiliations

  • Avvo Client's Choice 2018
  • Super Lawyers
  • Avvo 10.0
  • AV Preeminent
  • Best Dallas
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • Texas Bar College
  • “The experience, passion and most importantly the care provided cannot be beaten.”
    “I would get consistent phone calls making sure that I was okay mentally, and not letting myself get painted as a number or a problem despite my command's efforts.”
    - John
  • “Best attorney”
    “Mr. Patrick McLain equals instant and good results for you. Hiring Mr. Patrick McLain is the best decision I had made throughout my military career.”
    - Master Sergeant Michael A Heath Jr.
  • “A Marine through and through. He is dedicated to taking care of his clients.”
    “He is an excellent lawyer who gives his all for you and gets things done. He has a no-nonsense approach that gets you results.”
    - Scott S.
  • “First class lawyer!!!!!”
    Patrick saved my career and my life by proxy, he did everything and more you would HOPE for from a lawyer. Patrick is what you need if you want to win your case!
    - David L.
  • “If anyone needs an attorney that will stand with you during your time of trouble, look no further.”
    “Patrick has truly become a good friend and if anyone needs an attorney that will stand with you during your time of trouble, look no further. Patrick J. Mclain is this man.”
    - Child Abuse Client

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  • Former Federal Prosecutor & Military Judge
    Attorney Patrick J. McLain's years of experience across the aisle provide him with a unique perspective.
  • Over 3,500 Cases Successfully Handled
    Patrick J. McLain has helped thousands secure a better future with tenacious representation.
  • Our Firm is Top-Rated & Award-Winning
    Attorney Patrick J. McLain is widely respected by his peers & clients as seen by his numerous accolades.
  • Over Two Decades in the U.S. Marine Corps
    Attorney Patrick J. McLain tries all of his cases with integrity and unparalleled work ethic.