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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 couldn't be more pleased with the results.

    “Thank you Jim Medley and Misty for taking a huge stressed situation off of myself and my family.”

    - Shaun L.
  • We had a great experience from Mr. Medley and his office.

    “Jim was very knowledgeable and informative in every aspect. His office also does a great job, Jim's associate, Mrs. Estes is wonderful and knowledgeable as well. Misty, his legal assistant, always provides excellent service, very friendly and always there ”

    - Kimberly C.
  • You will not regret your decision.

    “I highly recommend Jim Medley and his team. My brother was looking up a lawyer to represent me when I found myself in need. Upon his searching he had contacted Jim Medley for me due to his reputation and for that I am glad.”

    - Jesse S.
  • I’m very glad I was recommended to Jim Medley.

    “After discussing my case with Jim Medley I felt very comfortable and confident about my current situation and he told me that I had nothing to worry about.”

    - Nick A.
  • Without their help my future would have been lost.

    “They worked hard to put me in a position to get my life on the right track.”

    - Happy Client
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    10/28/2021

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    09/04/21

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    10/14/2021

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    10/15/2021

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    08/19/2021

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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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