• Recognition

    For Skill & Commitment

    I have been given the honor of inclusion on the list of Texas' Super Lawyers® as a Rising Star

    About Troy P. Burleson [+]
  • Guidance

    From a Knowledgeable Attorney

    The smallest mistake could dramatically and adversely affect the direction of your case.

    Top 10 DWI Mistakes [+]
  • Real Results

    That Changed Lives

    I have consistently won over 70% of the cases I represent. Read about my victories!

    Case Results [+]
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Attorney Troy Burleson

Collin County Criminal Court Trial Lawyer of the Year from 2009-2014.

Troy Burleson is pleased to announce his selection as a 2016 Texas Super Lawyer by Texas Monthly Magazine. This award is given yearly to less than 2% of Lawyers practicing in the State of Texas.

Troy P. Burleson has had tremendous success, handling over 400 DWI trials since 2006. With accolades such as this, it is evident that he is dedicated to individuals in need of comprehensive legal attention.

Awards & Professional Recognition

  • A 2016 Texas Super Lawyer: Texas Monthly Magazine
  • Texas Monthly Magazine's Texas' Rising Star in DWI Defense for 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2105
  • 5 Star Client Rating by AVVO
  • AVVO "DWI/DUI Client's Choice" Lawyer
  • AVVO "Excellent" rated DUI/DWI Lawyer
  • Collin County Criminal Court Trial Lawyer of the Year for 2009, 2010 & 2011
  • National Highway Traffic Administration certified as a practitioner in Standardized Field Sobriety Testing
  • National Trial Lawyers Association's "Top 100 National Trial Lawyers"
  • National Trial Lawyers Association's "Top 40 Under 40" national trial lawyers.

Clients can rely on his positive reputation, as he has been included in the list of Texas' Super Lawyers® as a Rising Star from 2010-2015 and a 2016 Texas SuperLawer. This prestigious honor denotes that he was nominated by his fellow attorneys as one of the best lawyers under the age of 40 with less than 10 years of experience in the entire state. Typically a title such as this is reserved for less than 2.5 percent of the attorneys in Texas.

In addition, Troy Burleson has been recognized for his outstanding trial record. With over 300 "NOT GUILTY" verdicts on his resume, Troy has recently been named to the "TOP 100 NATIONAL TRIAL LAWYERS" by The National Trial Lawyers Association, as well as, being named to the "Top 40 Under 40" national trial lawyers list.

Education

  • University of Texas in Tyler, Texas: Bachelors of Business Administration
  • Southern Methodist University School of Law in Dallas, Texas: Juris Doctor

Beginning his career and passion for law at the University of Texas where he received his Bachelors of Business Administration, he went on to receive his Juris Doctor from the Southern Methodist University School of Law in Dallas. During his time in law school, he received multiple honors for his skilled tactics in trial scenarios. He was also a Board Member of the Board of Advocates, demonstrating his passion for justices on behalf of those that cannot adequately fight for themselves.

300+ "Not Guilty" Verdicts for DWI in Collin County

Attorney Burleson began his career working for the Collin County District Attorney's office as a prosecutor where he gained invaluable experience. Since then he has started his own firm in Frisco, Texas which has continued to grow in its success rate and ability to provide positive results for clients throughout Collin County. Utilizing his aggressive defense tactics with his exemplary communication skills, he knows how to work the courtroom. His approachable nature allows him to connect well with jurors during trial cases, earning him over 300 "not guilty" trial verdicts.

While many legal advocates may suggest that their clients plead guilty rather than face the courtroom, Mr. Burleson takes on trial cases without apprehension. Performing thorough investigations and preparing for each case with a high level of commitment to the client, he asserts himself into each trial with uncompromising passion. Those that have been charged with DWI accusations can rest easy when they place their case with him, as he is certified in Standardized Field Sobriety Testing. This allows him to easily spot errors in law enforcement tests out in the field and provide evidence that can positively affect your case.

Earning a 5 star client rating with a high ranking on Avvo®, a premier legal website, he has proven time and again that he is more than capable to take on the most difficult case. Do not hesitate to contact our firm for more information on what Attorney Burleson can do for your case. No DWI case is too insignificant or too much for him to handle.

Various Achievements:

  • Honors in the Mock Trial Competition, San Diego
  • Honors in the National Moot Court Competition
  • Best Overall Advocate, Lone Star Mock Trial Competition, San Antonio
  • Board Member of the Board of Advocates
  • Staff Member Law Review

Classes & Seminars Taught

  • Southern Methodist University, Dedman School of Law Moot Court Coach
  • 2012 3CDLA DWI Blood Draw Seminar: Presenter
  • 2013 3CDLA DWI Blood Draw Seminar: Presenter

Past Employment Positions

  • Prosecutor for the Collin County District Attorney's Office
  • Recognition

    For Skill & Commitment

    I have been given the honor of inclusion on the list of Texas' Super Lawyers® as a Rising Star

    About Troy P. Burleson [+]
  • Guidance

    From a Knowledgeable Attorney

    The smallest mistake could dramatically and adversely affect the direction of your case.

    Top 10 DWI Mistakes [+]
  • Real Results

    That Changed Lives

    I have consistently won over 70% of the cases I represent. Read about my victories!

    Case Results [+]
  • Contact Us

    Request a Consultation

    You only have 15 days to save your license! Contact us today for a free case evaluation.

    Start Your Defense [+]