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HOUSTON, TX, May 10, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Trichter & Murphy, P.C., announced today that former Harris County Chief Prosecutor, William W. Rucker, III has joined the leading Houston DWI Attorneys at the firm as a criminal defense attorney specializing in DWI defense.
"We are fortunate to have such a highly regarded attorney like Mr. Rucker join our team," said J. Gary Trichter, principal and founder, Trichter & Murphy, P.C. "He is a Chief Prosecutor with more than ten years of well-rounded jury trial experience and a proven track record of success with a 99-percent felony conviction rate. We know his skill and expertise will give our clients the best chance for a favorable outcome in any criminal defense case that he handles for them."
Rucker comes to Trichter & Murphy with extensive experience directing white collar criminal prosecutions and investigations in areas including bank and insurance fraud, money laundering and multi-million dollar theft. He has prosecuted more than 50 first-chair jury trials including eleven first-chair homicide cases.
Rucker is also a sought-after speaker and instructor for the Houston Police Department, Harris County Sheriff's Office, Harris County District Attorney's Office and the Houston Rockets. He is recognized by the District Attorney of Harris County with the Teaching Star award. He earned his Juris Doctorate from the South Texas College of Law and a Bachelor's of Arts degree in History from Columbia University in New York.
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The Texas DWI attorneys at Trichter & Murphy provide experienced, aggressive and compassionate legal counsel for clients faced with potential life-changing criminal charges - especially driving while intoxicated. Trichter & Murphy gives clients peace of mind that their case is in the hands of an expert Houston, Texas DWI lawyer. The firm was founded by nationally renowned Houston DWI lawyer, J. Gary Trichter, a leader in Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) defense and co-author of the textbook Texas Drunk Driving Law. He and his law partner, Doug Murphy, are two of only four attorneys certified as DWI/DUI Defense Attorneys by the National College for DUI Defense - the sole entity approved by the American Bar Association to bestow the qualification. The Texas Bar Association has no DWI board certification, but it does recognize the ABA DWI board certification.
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