National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

nacdl-1The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) is the preeminent organization in the United States advancing the mission of the nation’s criminal defense lawyers to ensure justice and due process for persons accused of crime or other misconduct.

A professional bar association founded in 1958, NACDL’s more than 12,500 direct members — and 90 state, local, and international affiliate organizations with another 35,000 members — include private criminal defense lawyers, public defenders, active U.S. military defense counsel, law professors and judges committed to preserving fairness within America’s criminal justice system.

Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

tcdla_logo_bThe Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association is a thirty year-old, state-wide organization established to protect and ensure individual rights guaranteed by the Texas and Federal Constitutions. Each of the 2500 plus attorneys who is a member of the Association is licensed by the State Bar of Texas and is actively engaged in the defense of criminal cases.

Dallas Bar Association


National Organization for the Reformation of Marijuana Laws (NORML)

NORML’s mission is to move public opinion sufficiently to achieve the repeal of marijuana prohibition so that the responsible use of cannabis by adults is no longer subject to penalty.

Attorney NORML Profile: View here.