Experienced Criminal Defense Attorney in Houston James Alston

If you are charged with a crime or under criminal investigation, your life and freedom are at stake. Criminal charges can destroy your reputation and impact the rest of your life. You need a criminal defense attorney with experience and knowledge of the criminal justice system. James Alston has specialized in criminal law for over 20 years and he is Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. As both a former Assistant United States Attorney and a former Harris County Assistant District Attorney, Mr. Alston has seen both sides of the criminal process and he knows the means and methods that prosecutors use to seek convictions. Let Mr. Alston put his experience to work defending you.

Mr. Alston has been Board Certified in Criminal Law for over 14 years. Mr. Alston’s practice is dedicated exclusively to representing clients charged with criminal offenses. From 1994 – 2002, Mr. Alston was an Assistant District Attorney with the Harris County District Attorney’s Office. Mr. Alston has extensive experience handling all types of criminal cases; including drug case; DWI and intoxication crimes; assault; sex and pornography cases; fraud and theft crimes; and crimes of violence. Mr. Alston is a former County Court Chief Prosecutor; former Child Abuse and Sex Crimes Prosecutor; former Major Fraud and White-Collar Crimes Prosecutor; former Organized Crime Drug Prosecutor and former Public Corruption Prosecutor.

If you need a criminal defense attorney with the experience to fight for your Constitutional Rights and defend your case, then call the Law Office of James Alston at (713) 714-0481.

Client Testimonials

“James is a knowledgeable and experienced lawyer with high integrity. He was highly recommended to me by a professional lawyer and judge. He was always….” – Brad D.

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“Always kept me up to date. He is experienced and knowledgeable. Very professional and works with integrity as a core value. Just a great attorney.” – A Former Client

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Houston Criminal Lawyer James Alston represents clients in the Houston area, including Pasadena, Sugar Land, Missouri City, Channelview, Conroe, Galveston, Angleton, Richmond, Rosenberg, Beaumont, Galveston County, Ft. Bend County, Montgomery County, Brazoria County, Harris County and Jefferson County in Texas.