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Juan Carlos Hernández

Of Counsel

"One mistake shouldn't define the rest of your life. I'm here to make sure you have a fair chance at justice."

Bar Admissions

  • State Licensed by The Supreme Court of Texas

  • Federally Licensed by The United States Western District of Texas

  • Federally Licensed by The United States Southern District of Texas

Professional Associations

  • San Antonio Criminal Defense Lawyers Association - Active Board Member

  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association - Member

  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers - Member

  • National Organization for the Reformation of Marijuana Laws (NORML) - Legal Committee Member

  • National Trial Lawyers Association - Member


  • 2017-2021 AVVO-Top Attorney Criminal Defense-10.0 Superb rating

  • 2014-2021 Best Criminal Defense Lawyers; Scene in SA Magazine

  • 2014-2020 Top 100 Trial Lawyers; National Trial Lawyers Association

  • Selected in the 20 Best Criminal Defense Attorneys in San Antonio


  • J.D. - St. Mary's School of Law, 2002

  • B.A. - Political Science - University of Texas at San Antonio

Past Positions

  • Former Criminal District Court Magistrate Judge for Bexar County, Texas (5 years)

  • Former City Commissioner with the City of San Antonio; Greater Crime Prevention Board

  • Former Police Officer; Metropolitan Police Department, Washington, D.C., 4th District Midnight Patrol

  • United States Air Force Veteran