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My Practice Areas | Austin Criminal Defense Lawyer

Have you been charged with a crime in Texas? I’m David Reed, a criminal defense attorney with intimate knowledge of Texas laws. Let’s fight your charges together — contact me today for a FREE consultation!

Unwavering Dedication & Unparalleled Service

If you’ve ever been arrested, then you know that it’s a frightening and overwhelming experience, particularly if it’s your first brush with the legal system. But you don’t have to go through it alone.

The Law Office of David Reed is here to provide you with clear answers and a comprehensive defense. Remember: being accused of a crime doesn’t make you a criminal. 

Your case isn’t hopeless. You deserve a passionate criminal defense lawyer, and I’m ready to protect you. If you’ve been accused of one of the crimes below, team up with me today.


How Can I Serve You?

With a deep understanding of the legal system and a passion for protecting anyone facing criminal allegations, I stand ready to fight for you every step of the way. Clear communication between us is vital. 

That’s why, when you call my law office, I’m available to answer your questions personally. Additionally, I offer competitive representation fees and all fee agreements are provided in writing, so you always know what to expect.

Browse my practice areas below to learn more about my specialties.


Assault charges can result in substantial fines and even imprisonment. However, people are often charged with assault when they don’t deserve it. As an assault attorney, I leverage my knowledge of criminal law and courtroom experience to develop a strategic defense aimed at securing the best possible outcome for your case.

Learn more about how I defend you against assault charges as an expert criminal defense lawyer.


It can be intimidating to face burglary charges because of the harsh punishment, including lengthy prison sentences and a permanent criminal record. As an experienced criminal defense lawyer, I have a thorough understanding of burglary laws and defense tactics. I work diligently to develop a strategic defense aimed at securing a favorable outcome for your case.


Allegations of domestic and family violence can have far-reaching consequences, including damage to personal relationships and restrictions on your freedoms. I’m considered an expert domestic violence attorney, having successfully represented hundreds of clients with domestic violence charges.


DUI & DWI charges can have serious consequences, including license suspension, hefty fines, and even jail time. I’m a DWI defense attorney with knowledge of the legal system and expertise in defense strategies. I work tirelessly to protect your rights and minimize the impact of these charges on your life.

Learn more about the DUI & DWI defense I provide as an experienced DWI attorney.


Drug charges carry severe penalties, ranging from fines to lengthy prison sentences. As a drug charge defense attorney, I have a long record of successfully representing those facing drug charges — with many cases resulting in dismissal!

Learn more about how I defend you against drug crime accusations as a knowledgeable drug charge attorney.


As a dedicated juvenile defense attorney, I provide compassionate and effective representation to minors facing criminal charges. From navigating the juvenile justice system to advocating for rehabilitative measures, I work tirelessly to protect the rights and interests of young clients and their families.


If you’re facing murder charges, your life and liberty are on the line. The potential consequences, including life imprisonment or even the death penalty, make skilled representation paramount. Remember, you deserve an excellent and dedicated defense — I’m committed to providing just that.


If you’ve been accused of shoplifting, burglary, white-collar theft, or other theft charges, a skilled criminal defense attorney can often reduce them from a felony to a misdemeanor. In fact, I’ve had great success in this area many times, making me equipped to handle your case effectively.


Often an add-on to other charges, weapon charges have a high chance of being dismissed with the original allegation. Whether you're facing charges for unlawful possession, carrying a concealed weapon, or using a firearm in the commission of a crime, it's essential to have an experienced attorney on your side.

Hire a Criminal Defense Attorney with Vast & Diverse Experience

Hiring the right attorney makes a significant difference in the outcome of your case. At The Law Office of David Reed, I bring vast and diverse experience to every case I handle.

This ensures that you receive a comprehensive and robust defense. Regardless of your criminal charges, my commitment to protecting your rights and achieving the best possible outcome remains unwavering.

Don’t navigate the complexities of the legal system alone. Take the first step towards hiring the representation you deserve.