Criminal Defense Attorney in Parker County A Former Prosecutor & Military Judge Fighting For Your Freedom

Parker County Criminal Defense Attorney

Fight for Your Future with the Law Office of Patrick J. McLain, PLLC

Even if you have been accused of a crime, you are innocent until proven guilty. At the Law Office of Patrick J. McLain, PLLC, we help protect your rights and deal with a variety of criminal charges – no matter how serious. Our goal is to fight for your future every step of the way, and we do so by putting more than 30 years of legal experience, including experience as a former prosecutor, on your side.

We fight aggressively to help minimize consequences, reduce charges, and in some cases, dismiss charges altogether. Our team of Parker County criminal defense lawyers is not afraid to take your case to trial if necessary, and we have decades of results in cases like yours. With so much at stake, including your freedom and your personal and professional future, do not trust just anyone with your case.

Instead, call the Law Office of Patrick J. McLain, PLLC at (214) 238-9392 today.

Cases We Handle

Accusations can come from anywhere, and simply being at the wrong place at the wrong time can implicate you in a crime. If you get arrested, you can rely on our team for the legal help you need. We defend our clients from a wide range of crimes, including:

  • Assault
  • Theft
  • Violent crimes
  • Drug crimes
  • Sex crimes
  • State crimes
  • Federal crimes
  • Fraud
  • White-collar crimes
  • Computer crimes
  • Misdemeanors
  • DWIs
  • Protective orders
  • Probation violations

We can also help you expunge your criminal record and navigate all other parts of the criminal justice system. If you don’t see the services you need listed above, give us a call and tell us about your situation.

Where is the County Seat for Parker County?

The county seat for Parker County is in Weatherford, Texas. This means Weatherford is the center of the county’s government and the location of the county courthouse, the sheriff’s department headquarters, and the county correctional facility.

Where Are Criminal Cases Handled in Parker County?

Misdemeanor and felony cases in Parker County are handled in 2 courts, the Parker County Courthouse Annex and the historic Parker County Courthouse.

You can find the criminal courts of Parker County at:

County Court at Law 1

1112 Santa Fe Drive

Weatherford, TX 76086



County Court at Law 2

1 Courthouse Square

County Courthouse, 2nd Floor

Weatherford, TX 76086


If you are unsure where your case will be handled, rest assured that your attorney will prepare you to make your court appearances at the correct courthouse. When you choose our firm to defend you, we will make sure you are ready for everything you face in court. We know how the system works, and we are here to help ensure it works for you!

Our criminal defense attorneys at the Law Office of Patrick J. McLain, PLLC represent clients throughout Parker County. If you need help, don’t delay.

Call us at (214) 238-9392 or contact us onlinetoday.

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  • Super Lawyers
  • Avvo 10.0
  • AV Preeminent
  • Best Dallas
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • Texas Bar College
  • Texas Bar Foundation
  • LCA
  • Federal Bar Association
  • American Inns of Court
  • The Commonwealth Governor's School
  • JAA
  • Knights of Columbus
  • Trial Lawyer's College

Our Experience is Unmatched

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.

Meet Your Defense Attorney

Fighting For You & Your Family
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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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