Tarrant County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

The Tarrant County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association ("TCCDLA") is a non profit corporation in Fort Worth, TX. Since it was established in the late 1970's, TCCDLA has included criminal defense attorneys in private practice and public defenders in both state and federal court in Tarrant County, Texas.

The Association provides support, education and networking opportunities to criminal defense attorneys throughout Forth Worth and the surrounding areas in Tarrant County.


Contact Information:

The principal office of TCCDLA is located at:

Tarrant County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
512 Main Street
Suite 308
Fort Worth, Texas 76102
817.284.0775


Benefits of Membership in TCCDLA

The benefits of joining the TCCDLA include:

  • invitations to monthly luncheons;
  • networking opportunities for the members;
  • a listing on the TCCDLA online membership directory; and
  • access to the TCCDLA listserve that connects its members.

Past Presidents of TCCDLA


2012 Stephen Gordon
2011 Scott Brown
2010 Warren St. John
2009 Stephanie K. Patten
2008 William H. "Bill" Ray
2007 Kenneth N. Cutrer
2006 Wm. Reagan Wynn
2005 Paul A. Conner
2004 Larry M. Moore
2003 Greg Westfall
2002 Lisa Hoppes
2001 Lance Evans
2000 John Beatty
1999 Don Hase
1998 Tim Moore
1997 Jerry Wood
1996 Ward Casey
1995 Bill Chambers
1994 Wes Ball
1993 George Gallagher
1992 Ernie Bates
1991 Mark Daniel
1990 Tom Zachry
1989 Bill Harris
1988 Mike Heiskell
1987 Mike Thomas
1986 Jeff Kearney
1985 Jack Strickland
1984 Tim Evans
1983 Tom Hill
1982 John Linebarger
1981 Art Brender
1980 Allan Butcher
1979 J. Don Carter
1977 Gene DeBullet


Criminal Defense Attorneys in Tarrant County, TX

At Lawyer Legion, we understand the important role that county level criminal defense attorney associations play. These organizations help criminal defense attorneys in Tarrant County and throughout Fort Worth, TX, have a unified voice. The TCCDLA also helps with support, education, and networking opportunities.

Criminal defense lawyers in Texas should consider the benefits of joining the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association or the county affiliate organization in Tarrant County, TX.


This article was last updated on Friday, September 9, 2016.