Paul Darrow is a criminal defense attorney in Houston Texas. When it comes to defending those who are facing the serious consequences of a criminal charge, he is an important asset to have on your team!
His experience on both sides: first as a prosecutor, and now as an aggressive and successful defense lawyer, helps him get excellent results for his clients. He assists those who are facing criminal charges and the severe consequences of a conviction.
Some of Paul Darrow’s Professional Accomplishments
- 2020 Super Lawyer
- Avvo Top-Rated Lawyer 2020
- Listed as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer for the National Trial Lawyers Association from 2013-2020
- Voted 10 Best Attorneys in 2020 by the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys
- 2020 Faces of Houston Criminal Defense Attorney – Houstonia Magazine
- 10/10 Avvo Rating
- 5-star Rating from client reviews on Google
- Founding member of the National Driving Under the Influence Defense Lawyers Association
- Active member of the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and the Harris County Criminal Lawyers Association
Following law school, he started his legal career at the Galveston County Criminal District Attorneys Office. The first cases he tried included DWI and assault. Paul was quickly promoted to the Felony Trial Division where he handled hundreds of felony cases, and was again quickly promoted to the Crimes Against Children division of the Felony Trial Division. While working in this division he was able to handle some of the toughest cases including sexual assault of a child, aggravated sexual assault of a child, indecency with a child, child pornography, and online solicitation of a minor. As a prosecutor, he not only handled these cases in the courtroom but also oversaw the investigation. He worked closely with CPS and the detectives that handled these cases.
Paul’s experience as a prosecutor gives him a tremendous advantage over attorneys who have only been on the defense side.
During his time as a prosecutor, he was trained by some of the top trial lawyers in the state of Texas. He now uses those same skills to fight for his clients. He is able to anticipate prosecutors strategies and can push for a better outcome, including winning at trial.
Paul fights passionately for his clients and treats each one with respect.
He takes the time to listen and discover all the facts about each case. This calm and confident atmosphere lets his clients feel comfortable and produces a great attorney-client relationship. He understands the stakes are high for his clients and that their freedom is at stake. He has developed formidable negotiation skills that ensure the best possible outcome for his clients. Paul is also prepared to go to trial when necessary in order to fight for a not guilty verdict.
Having a criminal conviction on your record will have a long-standing negative effect on both you and your family. You may also face the loss of professional licenses, difficulty in finding future employment, and ineligibility for educational loans. Minimizing the negative effects and consequences of a criminal arrest and charges is the goal of Houston attorney Paul Darrow. He is committed and ready to assist you with your case. He will fight for your rights and interests, and work diligently to achieve the best possible outcome for you and your family. The Darrow Law Firm, P.C. offers a free consultation to determine if Paul is the right “fit” for you and your case.
Paul is committed to excellence and believes in keeping a smaller caseload in order to have the time to dedicate to each client’s case. Paul Darrow will advocate for you vigorously to avoid jail time and to minimize penalties and fines.
Paul spends his free time with friends, and serving his community in various ways. He is a member of a number of organizations including the South Texas College of Law Executive Board of the Houston Alumni Association. He also serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Rocky Mountain Integrative Academy: a charter school catering to students needing an alternative to a traditional high school environment.
A word from Paul:
“I love what I do for a living. I am proud to defend my clients and the Constitution. It is an honor to be able to serve my community and fellow citizens in this way. I take great pride in my reputation, not only with my clients but with opposing counsel and the judges of the Courts where I practice. I can’t promise anyone a perfect result in a case, but I can promise you that no one will work harder or fight harder than I will.”
The Paul Darrow Law firm is devoted solely to criminal defense.
When it comes to your freedom and your fate, don’t take any chances. Your choice of legal representation could make all the difference. If you have been charged or you are under investigation, it is imperative that you obtain qualified legal representation as soon as possible. Contact Paul Darrow today at (713) 641-5300.