Experienced criminal defense in Houston, Texas


Need an Experienced Houston Criminal Defense Lawyer?

  • Bill Stradley is Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.
  • A former Assistant District Attorney and Chief Prosecutor in Harris County,
    Bill has practiced criminal law in Houston for over 25 years.

How do you quickly find a top quality, Houston-area criminal defense lawyer when you've probably never had to hire any attorney before?

Please browse Bill Stradley's website. You'll learn about his philosophy, experience, client-focused service, and what he can do for you. You'll also learn about what things to look for in hiring quality legal services. At a minimum, he wants to give you info to help you make the smart, informed choice in hiring an experienced and effective lawyer.

Call today at 713-224-5455. We'll set up a convenient time to meet for a free initial consultation. Your situation is stressful enough. You don't want the process of hiring a lawyer to add to that stress.

The Stradley Difference

Bill Stradley has over 25 years of Houston criminal law experience. He is Board Certified by the Texas Board of Certification in Criminal Law. His knowledge, empathy, plus his personable trial ability gets results. Please call him at (713) 224-5455.

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Why Hire A Texas Board Certified Lawyer

The State Bar of Texas only allows those attorneys Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization to publicly represent themselves as specialists in criminal law. The certification process is meant to help legal consumers.

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Legal Fees

No one plans on being arrested, much less for the expense of hiring a Texas criminal defense lawyer. Unanticipated costs are stressful. We don't charge the most or least in Houston but given our years of experience, we provide quality legal services at a reasonable value.

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Preserve Your Freedom. Call Today

Searching the web and calling random lawyers to hire is an uncomfortable feeling when facing criminal charges. But please don't delay. Early intervention from an experienced lawyer often leads to better results. Please call Bill Stradley today.(713) 224-5455.

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  • "Your professionalism, honesty and kindness were such comforts"

    Dear Bill, Words can only begin to express my sincere appreciation and heartfelt gratitude to you for getting me through the worst experience of my life. I was so upset, scared and embarrassed. Your professionalism, honesty and kindness were such comforts during an extremely difficult time. Your positive attitude helped calm me and as you said, "Keep my mind in neutral" as we waited for the grand jury's decision. Praise be to God and Praise be to you for a job well done.

    I HAD YOU!!!

    Thank you for being my attorney.

    Client Whose Case Was No Billed By Grand Jury,
  • "You were recommended to me by another attorney"

    Dear Bill - First of all, thanks for taking my case initially. I was in a "tight spot" -> already indicted but you calmly assessed, analyzed, and concluded we could win, in spite of the odds against us. Needless to say …… WE WON! And with flying colors.

    I've talked to a few lawyer friends of mine, and they have NEVER heard of a D.A. giving up on an INDICTMENT to go back to the Grand Jury.

    This speaks volumes to the reputation you have. You were recommended to me by another attorney. Said you were HONEST. He was absolutely correct. He also said you were one of, if not, the FINEST criminal attorney in Houston. Again he was absolutely CORRECT. Thank you for everything Bill! Anyone who is reading this should know that you and your firm are the BEST in Houston. You operate with skill and INTEGRITY second to none. May God Bless you and yours.

    Indicted Client Whose Case Got Dismissed,
  • "You are the ultimate attorney…the finest human being I have ever met"

    Dear Bill, I don't know how to begin to thank you for giving me my life back. What can I say that will mean so much. You have given [us] freedom!!! There is nothing I can do or say that can ever repay what you have done for us. I am forever indebted to you and can never repay you. Your friendship, professionalism, your expertise, and your concern for me is beyond any words that I can come up with. Knowing you has been one of the greatest highlights of my life. I wish we would have met under different circumstances. That being said, I will never forget you, or what you have done for me. In my opinion, you are the ultimate attorney and more importantly, the finest human being that I have ever met.

    Falsely Accused of Child Sexual Abuse,
  • "he is a true class act and a fighter" I do not know where to begin to express my thankfulness and respect I have for this man. There is no doubt in my mind he is a true class act and a fighter for his client(s). I was facing a very serious charge and throughout the whole ordeal I was constantly lead in the right direction and given facts of what could happen. I owe this man every once of respect he deserves. He guided me in the right direction throughout the journey and I put my trust in him and his decisions. That trust paid off completely and I am not in prison. Thank you Bill!
    Client Facing Manslaughter Charges From Accident,

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