Southlake Criminal Defense Attorneys

Southlake is a vibrant city known for great schools and a family-friendly environment. Unfortunately, allegations of criminal conduct don’t skip over even the nicest neighborhood. One of the most common charges to arise out of Southlake is driving while intoxicated, but like any other city, arrests occur for everything from theft to murder in Southlake. Regardless of the charge, the consequences of a criminal arrest can be devastating to a person’s educational or career goals.

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All the partners at our firm are former Tarrant County prosecutors and several also worked at the United States Attorney’s Office. This experience gives us insight into how the prosecution will approach your case and how to best navigate troubled waters. Our goal is far more than keeping a person out of jail or prison: we seek to avoid convictions and collateral consequences of convictions. We doing this by out-preparing the State, holding them to their burden, and proactively mitigating any damage caused by the alleged acts. Our years of experience have brought about some remarkable results, but every case is different and we are here to walk you through your individualized problem. We are the only firm in North Texas with four Board Certified Criminal Law Specialists, and six former state and federal prosecutors who have collectively tried over 500 jury trials and handled thousands more. Call us today to find out why we were named Top Attorneys by 360 West Magazine and to learn about how we can help you.

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Benson Varghese

Managing Partner at Varghese Summersett PLLC
Benson Varghese is the founder and Managing Partner of Varghese Summersett PLLC. He is a prolific writer and has authored hundreds of articles about criminal law in Texas and at the Federal level. His articles have been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Above the Law, and have been selected as Top Blogs by the State Bar of Texas. He was named the Young Lawyer of the Year in 2019 by the Tarrant County Bar Association. Benson led the firm to become one of the 500 fastest growing businesses in the United States by Inc 500 Magazine in 2018. In the same year, the firm was named the Best Law Firm in Fort Worth by the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. The lawyers at Varghese Summersett PLLC exclusively handle criminal defense matters.
Benson Varghese