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Criminal Defense Attorney in Rockwall County

Rockwall County Criminal Defense Lawyer

Former Prosecutor with Insights into Both Sides of the System

When your freedom and future are on the line, you need an attorney who will fight tooth and nail for the best possible outcome in your case. As such, you need our Rockwall County criminal defense attorney at the Law Office of Patrick J. McLain, PLLC. With 30+ years of experience and a track record for achieving favorable results, you can trust us to handle your case with the urgency and attention it deserves.

A former federal prosecutor and military judge, Attorney Patrick McLain has leveraged his well-rounded skills and competencies in the thousands of charges he defended. The result? Over 3,500 cases successfully handled and counting. As you can see, we have what it takes to help you move forward with the least amount of damage to your good name.

Whether you’re up against misdemeanor or felony allegations, contact us at (214) 238-9392 to learn how we can help!

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Anyone can get charged with a crime at any time. You may be in the wrong place at the wrong time, made a mistake, or associated with the wrong crowd. Our criminal defense lawyer knows these things happen, which is why we prepare for it all.

With this in mind, you can trust us to handle a variety of criminal charges in Rockwall County, including:

  • Assault crimes
  • Computer crimes
  • Drug offenses
  • DWIs
  • Federal crimes
  • Felony crimes
  • Fraud offenses
  • Military crimes
  • Property crimes
  • Sex crimes
  • State crimes
  • Thefts
  • Violent offenses
  • Weapons charges
  • White collar crimes

Rockwall County Seat Location

The county seat for Rockwall County is Rockwall. Rockwall is a small city, which makes sense because Rockwall County is the smallest of any other Texas county. You’ve likely passed the county seat on your way to school or work. It consists of government buildings such as the courthouse, headquarters of the sheriff’s department, correctional facilities, hall of records, and more.

Where Are the Rockwall County Criminal Courts Located?

Criminal courts are divided into district and county courts. District courts handle felonies and county courts handle misdemeanor cases, and our attorney is experienced in defending clients in both courts. Rockwall County criminal courts can be found here:

  • 1111 E. Yellowjacket Lane
  • Rockwall, TX 75087
  • (972) 204-7000

Choosing the right lawyer is no simple task, so choose wisely. Allow us to make that decision a little bit easier when you give us a call at (214) 238-9392! We proudly serve clients throughout Rockwall County.

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.