David E. Houston, Attorney at Law

Fighting For Your Best Possible Outcome

David E. Houston, Attorney At Law in Cleburne, TexasAttorney David E. Houston provides reliable, professional and cost-effective legal representation to individual in Johnson County, Somervell County, and Hill County, Texas area. His Cleburne-based law firm believes in seeing our clients as people and not numbers as the key to success for how he represents them in the areas of family law, criminal law, expunction / nondisclosure, juvenile law, and probate matters. 

If you have been accused of or are being investigated for a crime, or need representation regarding an adoption, divorce, child custody, or child support matter, Attorney David E. Houston has over 3 decades of experience will benefit you in your case.

Whether you have been accused of DUI / DWI, possession of marijuana, possession of a controlled substance, theft, or other criminal charge, or have a need for representation in a contested divorce, child custody or child support case, Attorney David E. Houston will provide you with individualized attention and true concern for your situation.

You will always be a very important person with Mr. Houston, and he will fight for you every step of the way.

If you have been arrested for a crime, and the charge has been dismissed, Attorney David E. Houston can help you with an expunction and have the arrest removed from your record. If you are not eligible for an expunction, you may be eligible to have the court consider an order of nondisclosure to prevent the general public from accessing those records.

Recent changes in the law have expanded the opportunity for nondisclosure, so that you may now be eligible to apply even if you have a conviction.

Attorney David E. Houston can also represent your interests in preparing or executing your will and any other probate matter.

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1986
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Texas
  • United States Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Texas


  • Rice University, Houston, Texas
    B.A. - 1981

  • University of Houston School of Law, Houston, Texas
    J.D. - 1986

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of Texas (Licensed November 1986)
  • Johnson County Bar Association (President 1996)
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
  • Family Law Section of the State Bar of Texas
  • Criminal Law Section of the State Bar of Texas
  • Juvenile Law Section of the State Bar of Texas

Let Attorney David E. Houston Help Protect Your Rights

Because You Expect the Best Possible Outcome

Attorney David E. Houston represents plaintiffs and defendants in a wide range of substantive areas to include criminal defense, family law, and wills and probate law. He will work with you to protect your rights. You can be confident knowing that he will do everything that he can to develop a solid legal strategy on your behalf.

Attorney David E. Houston works closely with each of our clients throughout every step of the legal process and will provide straightforward, quality guidance in complicated legal situations and use of his considerable courtroom experience to find solutions quickly. It is Cleburne Attorney David E. Houston's philosophy that ongoing client communication is the key to good working relationships and successful advocacy.

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