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Neal Davis

Neal Davis - Board Certified Texas Criminal Attorney

Neal Davis is a top-rated, criminal defense attorney located in Houston, Texas, handling State and federal cases across Texas and the United States. For nearly 20 years, he has defended clients in all types of matters, including arguing before the Texas Criminal Court of Appeals and appearing as lead counsel in a landmark U.S. Supreme Court case. His clients come from all walks of life and personal situations, and face all kinds of charges. He handles criminal matters from the investigation phase through appeal. Before opening his law firm, Neal worked as a lawyer for more than ten years with Texas criminal defense legend Dick DeGuerin.

Neal's superior qualifications, client service, and record of success have consistently placed him among the top criminal defense lawyers in the United States. He is among a very small percentage of attorneys who are Board Certified in Criminal Law, AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell, and listed as a Best Lawyer in America. His client reviews attest to the level of service and attention he gives his clients, and the results he has achieved in their cases. He is particularly proud of his track record of quietly resolving criminal matters successfully before charges are filed or the case goes to trial. Because of Neal's excellent reputation, fellow attorneys often refer clients to him, and he is frequently hired to substitute for counsel.

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Forever In Your Debt

"Words cannot describe my emotions right now. And words definitely cannot be conveyed in a message on how grateful I am for your hard work and time you men put into my case. I will Be forever in your debt. You men have allowed me to continue doing my job in raising my children and supporting family. Thank you Thank you Thank You!!!!! God is Great."

 |  Aggravated sex assault of a child. Grand jury returned a no bill and case was dismissed after our very thorough investigation.

Neal Davis is a native Houstonian. He majored in Spanish as an undergraduate at the University of Southern California, and spent part of his childhood in Mexico. He graduated from the University of Texas School of Law in Austin, Texas, and became licensed to practice law in Texas in 1999.

Neal is married and has two young children. When he is not spending time with his family or defending his clients, Neal lectures on criminal law. He has published numerous legal articles, and is often called on by the media for expert commentary.



University of Texas at Austin
Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)
University of Southern California
B.A. in Spanish/Comparative Literature



Professional Associations
and Accreditations

Board Certified in Criminal Law -
Texas Board of Legal Specialization
AV Rated Attorney by Martindale-Hubbell
Listed in Best Lawyers in America
Listed in Best Law Firms in America
Listed in Texas Super Lawyers

Bar Admissions

Texas, 1999 (Bar Card Number: 24001117)
Texas Board of Legal Specialization Certification, 2009 Criminal Law

Past Employment

Lawyer at DeGuerin & Dickson, 1999-2010

Volunteer Activities

Houston Steering Committee of the University of Texas School of Law
Dad's Club, St. Vincent de Paul Catholic School, Bellaire, Texas

Serving Houston and all Texas Counties, including

Houston, Texas (Harris County)
Conroe, Texas (Montgomery County)
Galveston, Texas (Galveston County)
Richmond, Texas (Fort Bend County)

Have you or a loved one been seriously injured or killed in an accident?
On top of his criminal defense law practice, Neal Davis also handles certain civil matters relating to Texas personal injury cases. In particular, he specializes in helping secure rightful compensation for victims of a catastrophic accidentsemi-truck accidenttraumatic brain injurywrongful death or any other devastating and debilitating injury. Contact Neal Davis to learn more.

  • 20+ years expertise
  • Handled over 2000 state and federal cases, including sex crimes
  • Appeared before the U.S. Supreme Court
  • Board Certified 2009-2019 Criminal Law
  • Listed as a Best Lawyer in America 2015-2019
  • Texas Super Lawyer 2017-2019
  • Over 50 client reviews
  • 5-star ratings on Google and Avvo
  • AV Rated (highest rating) by Martindale Hubbell
  • Proven track record of dismissals before trial and acquittals at trial
  • Popular speaker and author on criminal law topics
  • President of the Harris County Criminal Lawyers Association, 2019-20

TX Personal Injury Law

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He focused on listening and helping, not just explaining his fees

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He doesn't give up, no matter what you're up against

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Got my life back


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