When Your Freedom & Reputation are on the line, You need an experienced san antonio criminal defense attorney!

Whether you are charged with a federal or state crime, Daniel & Halstead Criminal Defense fights to protect your rights. Daniel & Halstead features a unique pairing: a life-long criminal defense lawyer and a former prosecutor –– together they will examine the facts of your case closely in order to secure the most positive resolution possible. Douglas Daniel and Woodrow Halstead are courtroom-tested criminal attorneys. They are recognized leaders in San Antonio, and their effectiveness is proven through the successful legal representation of hundreds of clients across a spectrum of criminal charges. They understand how to mount an effective defense in complex, high-stakes criminal cases. As experienced criminal lawyers, they have handled hundreds of DWI cases, major narcotics cases, weapon violations, federal offenses, sex crimes, and white-collar crimes. They have a broad base of experience and knowledge in federal proceedings that you can trust.

Criminal Attorney Woodrow Halstead brings a unique understanding of "the other side" of the courtroom. As a former prosecutor, he knows how prosecutors think and act, giving him an edge in crafting a winning defense strategy. You can be confident that Daniel & Halstead will aggressively protect your rights and pursue every advantage possible in your case. They have the experience, legal know-how, and reputation in local courts that you need. They know how to protect you, and they are fully prepared to do so.

Criminal charges can ruin everything you have worked so hard for in your life to include your career, your professional relationships, and your family. If you are convicted, your freedom and your future will be threatened. Knowing this you have an option available: seize the moment and hire Daniel & Halstead Criminal Defense to represent you. They provide what many call the best criminal defense in San Antonio for misdemeanor and felony charges. For thorough and competent criminal defense, contact them today at (210) 222-2297.

Board Certified Criminal Defense Attorney

Criminal Attorney Woodrow Halstead is Board Certified in Criminal Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. Board Certification is a mark of excellence and a distinguished accomplishment within the Texas legal community.

Out of 110,000 lawyers that are licensed to practice in Texas, only 7,450 are Board Certified (and only 867 are Board Certified in Criminal Law). These lawyers have voluntarily applied for Board Certification, have a minimum of 5 years of practice experience (with at least three years in specific legal areas), completed at least 60 hours of continuing legal education hours and passed a rigorous exam.

Why Choose a Board Certified Lawyer?

Qualifications include:

  • Practice law for at least 5 years as an active member of the State Bar of Texas.
  • Minimum of 3 years of Criminal Law experience.
  • Handled numerous State and Federal misdemeanors, felony trials, and State and Federal appeals.
  • Professional references from judges, lawyers, and peers.
  • Complete 60 hours of continuing legal education in Criminal Law.
  • Meet all Standards for Attorney Certification.
  • Pass a comprehensive 6-hour examination in Criminal Law.

Attorneys Douglas Daniel (left) and Woodrow Halstead (right)

Client Focused Law Firm in San Antonio, TX

Daniel & Halstead Criminal Defense is a client-focused law firm in San Antonio, TX, that specializes in criminal and personal injury cases. They have earned their reputation by providing aggressive representation for their clients and have helped them achieve favorable courtroom outcomes. When you are charged with a crime, you need an experienced lawyer who works diligently on your behalf. Schedule a consultation with Daniel & Halstead for a higher standard of legal counsel and representation; they are available to take your call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The legal process can be intimidating, but they are on your side. Choose Daniel & Halstead when you need a law firm that makes the client the number-one priority.


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