Why Hire Jim Medley Criminal & DUI/DWI Defense in Texas and Colorado

Why Hire Jim Medley?

Over 25 Years of Experience in Criminal Justice

If you were recently arrested on DWI charges, you’re probably very concerned about fines, incarceration and the potential for incurring a permanent criminal record, all of which can affect your job, your livelihood, your auto insurance premiums and your future. Texas is renowned for being one of the harshest states in the nation when it comes to criminal sentencing and penalties, so your future hinges on retaining an experienced and skilled Houston DWI attorney.

Jim Medley and Misty Thomas

When facing DWI charges and an aggressive prosecutor, you’re going to need an attorney who has focused his practice on DWI defense such as Jim Medley. What sets Medley apart from other DWI lawyers in the Houston area? He has more than 25 years of experience in the field of criminal justice.

He began his career working in the trenches as a police officer for more than 12 years, giving him a unique perspective into law enforcement’s methodology and techniques. He has trained and supervised law enforcement officers, and he has served a professor of criminal law and criminal justice. With his real-world experience combined with his education and experience as an instructor and professor, he is viewed as a triple threat by his peers and is a formidable adversary in the courtroom.

Just a Few Reasons to Hire Jim Medley

Medley is a member and graduate of the National College for DUI Defense, which trains DUI defense attorneys in the understanding of the scientific and legal processes of DUI. Issues addressed in the training include search and seizure, due process, illegal interrogation, denial of counsel and evidentiary issues. The legal issues that impact a DUI case include various scientific areas of expertise such as anatomy, biology, chemistry and toxicology.

Skilled DUI defense lawyers must have a working understanding of the operation of breath-testing equipment and the instruments utilized by forensic laboratories. With Medley’s master’s degree in forensic toxicology, you can be confident that your DWI case is in highly capable hands.

If you or someone you love has been arrested for DWI in Houston, you should contact the Jim Medley Defense Lawyer. as soon as possible. With more than 25 years of experience in the field of criminal justice and with his esteemed credentials, you are working with a true professional. When facing criminal charges that can significantly impact your future, there is no reason why you should hire someone with lesser qualifications and experience, because you deserve the best.

  • I had a great experience with Jim.

    “Jim Medley did a great job handling my case. He was able to get my case dismissed. I would most definitely recommend him to anyone in need of a lawyer.”

    - Jenn C.
  • Jim Medley and all of his staff are absolutely amazing!

    “I had to go to court many times, and he or one of his associates was always there to take care of me. I am really thankful that I chose him and his team, and I would definitely do it again!”

    - Bre'Anna W.
  • They were very knowledgeable and informative every step of the way.

    “They were able to get my case dismissed due to their legal expertise in the case and professional working relationships with the court staff. They strive to get you best possible outcome.”

    - Ronny D.
  • I am so GRATEFUL & THANKFUL I was refereed to them.

    “Fortunately Mr. Medley took my case and fought for a dismissal, I'm also thankful for Misty and their staff she kept me well informed and updated throughout the process!”

    - Jordan R.
  • I HIGHLY RECOMMEND Mr. Jim Medley for your legal needs.

    “I can honestly say he WILL go out his way for his clients as well as work with any situation that may come.”

    - Happy Client

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Meet Your Attorney

Master’s Degrees in Criminal Justice, Education, & Forensic Toxicology
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    Jim Medley

    Attorney & Founder

    Houston Attorney Attorney Jim Medley started building his expertise in the justice system over 30 years ago. He started working as a police officer in the early 1990's. By the mid 90's, he was training and supervising police officers in DWI/ DUI arrests. Jim completed his first master of science degree from Sam Houston State University in 1996. By the age of 35, Jim had three masters degrees and a doctorate degree in Law from the University of Houston. Attorney Medley now has over 20 years ...
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Experience You Can Trust

Why Hire Jim Medley?
  • Over 10 Years' Experience as a Police Officer
  • Masters Degree in Criminal Justice & Forensic Toxicology
  • Over 30 Years of Experience in the Justice System
  • Hundreds of DWI/DUI Cases Dismissed
  • Instructor of Police Sobriety Tests & Former Police Academy Instructor
  • Professor of Criminal Law

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