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Criminal Defense Attorney in Kaufman County

Finding a Good Criminal Defense Attorney for Your Case

Our criminal defense attorneys in Kaufman County are proud to represent clients who have been accused of or charged with serious state and federal crimes in Kaufman County. Our clients are our main priority above all else, and you will feel the effects of that care when you work with us. Our goal is to help our clients get their lives back. We understand that being on trial can be a stressful time in your life, and we are here to take some of those legal burdens off your shoulder.

Patrick J. McLain has over 30 years of experience and has won thousands of cases for his clients or had them dismissed. McLain has a strong understanding of the Kaufman County area and is well-connected in the community. Relative to Texas, Kaufman County has a crime rate that is higher than 72% of the state’s cities and towns of all sizes. With more crime being recorded, more individuals are needing criminal defense than in other areas in the state. It is important to have an attorney who is well-versed with the crimes that are reported in the area and how to create the most favorable outcomes for those who find themselves in these predicaments.

Where is the County Seat?

A county seat is an administrative center where the seat of the government is located; it is also called the county courthouse. The county seat of Kaufman County is Kaufman. The county and the city were both named after David S. Kaufman, who was a US Representative and diplomat from Texas. Kaufman County is located in northeastern Texas, and the county seat is located in the southern part of the county in the city of Kaufman.

Where Are the Criminal Courts in the Kaufman County Area?

Kaufman County is part of the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington metropolitan statistical area. The Law Office of Patrick J. McLain, PLLC brings over three decades of experience to this area. If you are facing felony drug charges, have been arrested for a DWI, or are under investigation for fraud or embezzlement, we are here to defend your case.

Below is the address of the Kaufman County Courthouse:

Kaufman County Courthouse

(469) 376-4100

100 W. Mulberry

Kaufman, TX 75142

Seeking a criminal defense attorney in Kaufman County? Call the Law Office of Patrick J. McLain, PLLC at (214) 238-9392 or contact us online.

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Why Choose the Law Office of Patrick J. McLain, PLLC?
  • 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 tried his first jury trials during operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm. He handles all cases with integrity and an unparalleled work-ethic.

  • Former Federal Prosecutor & Military Judge

    Attorney Patrick J. McLain's years of experience across the aisle provide him with a unique perspective.

  • Over 3500 Cases Successfully Handled

    Throughout his career, Patrick J. McLain has helped thousands of clients secure a better future for themselves through tenacious and aggressive representation.

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    Patrick J. McLain


    Patrick J. McLain, a retired Marine Corps military judge, and has been in the practice of criminal and military law since 1990. His first jury trials were tried in the deserts of Saudi Arabia during operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm. He ended his Government service as a federal prosecutor in Dallas, Texas, serving in the child exploitation crimes, computer crimes, and general federal crimes sections. Law Office of Patrick J. McLain, PLLC is headquartered in Dallas, Texas where he ...

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