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Dallas Criminal Defense Attorney

Bringing Experience & Skill to Your Defense

Attorney James Aulbaugh has over 15 years of experience practicing law in Dallas County, notably with the Dallas County District Attorney’s Office.  Aulbaugh Law has handled every type of criminal defense matter, and we invite you to let us add your case to our long list of successes.  No matter the circumstances, you can rest easy knowing we combine experience and knowledge to pursue justice on your behalf. 

Located in Dallas, we serve clients throughout the surrounding counties, including Collin County, Denton County, Ellis County, Hopkins County, and Kaufman County.

To schedule a free consultation with attorney James Aulbaugh, call (214) 380-3383 or message us

Commonly Asked Questions

What is general criminal defense?

General criminal defense refers to the legal representation provided to individuals who are facing criminal charges. It involves defending the rights of the accused and ensuring a fair legal process.

Why is it important to hire a criminal defense attorney?

Hiring a criminal defense attorney is important because they have the knowledge and experience to navigate the complexities of the legal system. They can provide expert advice, build a strong defense strategy, and protect your rights.

What types of cases does Aulbaugh Law handle?

Aulbaugh Law handles a wide range of criminal defense cases, including but not limited to drug crimes, DUI/DWI, assault, theft, domestic violence, white-collar crimes, and juvenile offenses.

Do I need a criminal defense attorney if I am innocent?

Yes, it is crucial to have a criminal defense attorney even if you believe you are innocent. A skilled attorney can investigate the evidence, challenge the prosecution's case, and present a strong defense to prove your innocence.

Protect Your Rights with an Aggressive Defense

When facing criminal charges, it is crucial to have a skilled and experienced criminal defense attorney on your side. At Aulbaugh Law, we are dedicated to protecting the rights and interests of our clients in Dallas, TX and the surrounding areas. Our team of legal professionals has a proven track record of success in handling a wide range of criminal cases.

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James Aulbaugh is one of the most sought after trial attorneys in the State, representing individuals in the Texas and Federal criminal justice systems, from initial investigation through trial.

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At Aulbaugh Law, we handle criminal defense and DWI cases throughout Dallas and the wider region.

Criminal Defense

We guide clients through the state and federal criminal justice systems, addressing complex legal issues, unique local laws, criminal acts, punishments, arrests, trials, sentencings, and paroles.

Call us at (214) 380-3383 or contact us online to get started with a consultation.


If you or someone you love has been arrested for DWI, we will fight to get you the best possible outcome in your case. 

Why Choose Aulbaugh Law What Sets Us Apart?
  • Quality
    We dedicate ourselves daily to our mission of providing the best possible result while providing the highest-caliber experience.
  • Client Experience

    You'll get James and an entire team behind you, with personal calls, frequent meetings, and constantly-updated communication.

  • Accredited
    Board Certification in Criminal Law gives him the expertise to utilize every legal option and defense applicable to your case.
  • Experience
    James’ extensive experience as a former Chief Felony Prosecutor gives him unique insight into the charges you face and how to beat them.

Our Intake Process

  1. Free initial consultations: When you meet with us, we’ll take the time necessary to discuss the legal situation you are facing, our services, and how we can help you pursue a solution. We know the criminal justice system can be intimidating, and we understand the seriousness of your case. That’s why we want to provide you with the opportunity and environment to get the answers you need on how best to address your case.
  2. Contract and fee structure: At the conclusion of your initial consultation, we’ll discuss the contractual provisions and our fee structure for providing legal representation. As soon as the contract is signed and the fee is paid, legal representation begins. We offer payment plans.
  3. Legal representation: We’ll start gathering evidence and the facts of your case immediately and provide aggressive legal representation in the pursuit of an optimal resolution. We’ll keep you updated every step of the way to ensure you are able to make decisions regarding your case as it progresses.
  4. Resolution: Upon the completion of your case and all contractual obligations, our legal representation concludes.
  5. Returning clients and referrals: Two of the greatest affirmations of the quality and caliber of our legal services are returning clients and client referrals. Whether you’re a former client or a new one, we’ll treat you with the same degree of importance by starting the process anew with an initial consultation.

If you’ve been accused or arrested for a crime, contact our firm by calling (214) 380-3383 or completing our contact form.

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