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Criminal Defense Attorney in Tarrant County

Tarrant County Criminal Defense Lawyer

Turning Obstacles into Opportunities for Freedom

If you’ve been arrested, the time to fight your criminal charges is right now. Prosecutors are wasting no time in planning their case against you, which is why you must waste no time in preparing an aggressive defense strategy.

We know this because our Tarrant County criminal defense attorney is a former prosecutor and military judge with over 30 years of legal experience. He has handled thousands of cases over the decades, establishing a successful track record as a result. Thus, Attorney Patrick J. McLain is your first and foremost line of defense no matter how serious your accusations are. With so much at stake in your life, you need a lawyer who has the experience, knowledge, and skills required to lower those stakes and help you move forward with your life. Attorney McLain has these qualities and more.

Discover the difference our firm can make in your life by giving us a call at (214) 238-9392! We’re available 24/7.

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What Charges Can Our Criminal Defense Attorney Handle?

Anyone can get accused of any crime at any time. That’s why we are prepared for it all. Whether the federal government is coming after you or your child’s future is on the line, you can depend on us to stand by your side through thick and thin.

Our team handles a broad range of cases, including but not limited to:

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

Tarrant County Seat Location

Fort Worth serves as the county seat for Tarrant County. For clarity, a county seat is a town or city that serves as the governmental center of the county. It houses government offices and buildings such as the courthouse, county legislature, sheriff’s department headquarters, correctional facilities, and more.

Where to Find Criminal Courts in Tarrant County

Our attorney at The Law Office of Patrick J. McLain, PLLC represents clients in district and county courts throughout Texas. In Tarrant County, district and county courts are located at:

  • Tim Curry Criminal Justice Center
  • 401 West Belknap Street
  • Fort Worth, Texas 76196
  • (817) 884-2848

District courts handle felony cases, while county courts hear misdemeanor cases. If you are facing criminal charges in Tarrant County, get started on your defense right away.

To learn about how our lawyer can help your situation, drop us a line 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.