David E. Houston, Attorney at Law


Cleburne Attorney David E. Houston represents individuals in Johnson County, Somervell County, and Hill County, Texas, in the areas of Family Law, Criminal Law, Expunction / Nondisclosure, Juvenile Law, and Wills. David E. Houston defends Traffic Tickets in Johnson County, Texas. 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, his over 30 years 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, Cleburne lawyer 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, David E. Houston, Attorney at Law, 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.

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

Traffic tickets can be a real challenge to resolve, especially when just paying a ticket can lead to points on your driver's license, surcharges, and even driver's license suspension. David E. Houston, Attorney at Law, can often minimize the effect of your Johnson County traffic tickets and resolve the matter without requiring you to appear in court.

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

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

Education

  • 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

Cleburne Attorney


At David E. Houston, Attorney at Law we provide reliable, professional and cost-effective legal representation to individual in Johnson County, Somervell County, and Hill County, Texas area. Our Cleburne law firm believes in seeing our clients as people and not numbers as the key to success for how we represent them. 

For more than 30 years, Cleburne Attorney David E. Houston has represented clients in the areas of Criminal Defense, Family Law, Wills and Probate, and Traffic Tickets.

Practice Areas | David E. Houston, Attorney at Law

Criminal Defense

At David E. Houston, Attorney at Law, we are committed to protecting your freedom, record, and rights. We believe that every individual accused of a... Read More

Family Law

Handling the Full Range of Johnson County, Texas Family Law Matters At David E. Houston, Attorney at Law, our experienced team is well versed in... Read More

Wills and Probate Law

Many people put off estate planning, making a will, or doing any type of end-of-life legal preparation. Most commonly it is because they don’t want... Read More

Traffic Tickets

Contact David E. Houston, Attorney at Law if you have been issued a traffic ticket or any type of ticket for a class C misdemeanor... Read More

Expunction / Nondisclosure

Texas law provides that if you have been charged and/or arrested for a crime that has been dismissed, you may be entitled to an expunction... Read More

Juvenile Law

Often even the best children make mistakes and poor decisions. Sometimes children are falsely accused of committing a crime, just like adults. If your child... Read More

David E. Houston, Attorney at Law | Client Focused. Results Driven.


Attorney at Law, David E. Houston represents plaintiffs and defendants in a wide range of substantive areas to include Criminal Defense, Family Law, Wills and Probate Law, and Traffic Tickets. David E. Houston, Attorney at Law is a full-service law firm known for providing honest and knowledgeable legal services. Our mission is to provide clients with a practical and results-oriented approach to their legal issues. Mr. Houston works closely with each of our clients throughout every step of the legal process. It is Cleburne Attorney David Houston's philosophy that ongoing client communication is the key to good working relationships and successful advocacy.

Areas Served


David E. Houston, Attorney at Law in Cleburne, Texas serves Cleburne and the surrounding Johnson County, Texas areas, including Burleson, Joshua, Alvarado, Mansfield, Keene, Godley, Grandview, Rio Vista, Keene, Briaroaks, Coyote Flats, Cresson, and Cross Timber.

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