Committed To Protecting Your Rights

If you have been charged with a crime, John M. Petruzzi is the Houston criminal defense attorney who has the experience that can make a big difference. Get started today with a free consultation.

Drug Offenses
Violent Crimes
Sexual Offenses
Property Crimes

Put A Former Prosecutor On Your Side

One of the qualities that makes Mr. Petruzzi so effective as a defense attorney is that he knows the other side. He is a former chief prosecutor in Texas felony court and a former Assistant District Attorney in Harris County. This experience helps him to anticipate tactics that the prosecution is likely to use in your case and develop defense strategies accordingly.

Board Certified | Texas Board Of Legal Specialization

Mr. Petruzzi is a board-certified criminal law specialist, as certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization.

Because he has focused his entire career on criminal law, he is able to draw upon a wealth of experience. This helps him to not only protect your rights, but resolve cases in ways that minimize the consequences wherever possible.
Call his office in Houston today to discuss your specific situation in a free, confidential consultation.

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What Offense Have You Been Charged With?

Mr. Petruzzi represents clients in a wide range of criminal defense cases. These include:

In addition, Mr. Petruzzi defends against charges of violent crimes, financial or property crimes, juvenile offenses and allegations of probation violations.

How Our Law Office Will Treat You With Dignity And Respect

No matter what you are suspected of or charged with, Mr. Petruzzi will treat you with dignity and respect — not pass judgment on you.

Throughout your case, he will work closely with you to answer your questions, explain your options, and keep you informed about the status of your case as you push back against the charges.