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With reputations as respected former high-level prosecutors in Bexar County, the attorneys of LaHood Norton Law Group bring invaluable, practical knowledge from the other side of the justice system. They use nearly a century of combined experience to strategically advocate for their clients’ rights and pursue the best possible outcome.

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Criminal Defense AttorneysStanding Up for the Criminally Accused in Texas

Being arrested or investigated for an alleged crime can be confusing and frightening—especially if it is the first time this has happened to you. The outcome of your case can have serious consequences that may affect your future and your family. If you find yourself facing the criminal justice system, you can find comfort knowing that the criminal defense team at LaHood Norton Law Group are here to help. With competence and character, we hold tight to our principles and serve our clients with urgency and attentiveness.

Offering aggressive and results-driven criminal defense representation in San Antonio, we help the accused navigate the path forward. We defend clients against both federal and state offenses. With nearly a century of combined experience, our attorneys can be trusted with your case no matter how serious your charges may be.

As criminal defense lawyers, our goal is to fearlessly defend the accused and protect their innocence. LaHood Norton Law Group offers the knowledge you need to make the best decisions in challenging times. Your rights will always be vigorously defended. We offer representation for all criminal allegations, including DWIaggravated assaultwhite-collar crimesweapons chargesprobation violationsdrug charges, and many other offenses.

From the moment we take on your case, we’ll be working tirelessly to craft an effective defense strategy that yields the results you are seeking. We have helped numerous clients obtain acquittals, dropped charges, reduced sentences, and other positive resolutions.

The quality of your legal representation can make all the difference in the outcome of your case. Rather than try to defend yourself or trust a less-than-capable defense attorney, work with LaHood Norton Law Group.

Get started with a free consultation with our San Antonio criminal defense attorneys. Call (210) 797-7700 or contact us online.

Skillfully Handling Your Case While Treating You with Care


Each case is different and every client deserves an individualized approach based on the facts of their case. As former District Attorney and Prosecutors, our attorneys examine every angle and leave no stone unturned. Contact LaHood Norton Law Group today to receive the experience, knowledge, and attentiveness that your case requires.

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    Here When You Need Us

    Our team will be available to you after hours and on the weekends, whenever you need us.

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    Former District Attorney On Your Side

    Founding attorney, Nico LaHood, is the former Bexar County District Attorney. He has experience on the other side of the aisle that will be invaluable to your case.

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    Nearly 100 Years of Combined Experience

    Our accomplished attorneys have over seven decades of combined experience in the criminal justice system.

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    Board Certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization

    Two of our attorneys are Board Certified in Criminal Defense, making them specialists in their field.

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Balancing the Scales of Justice

At LaHood Norton Law Group, we understand how overwhelming it can be to feel your future slipping away as you face the criminal justice system. Our criminal defense lawyers in San Antonio recognize the overwhelming anxiety associated with an arrest; the sense of hopelessness in the face of seemingly insurmountable opposition can take a serious toll on anyone. During this difficult time, you need an experienced legal defense team that will even the playing field and ensure that your rights are vigorously defended. We are the team you can count on.

Attorneys Nicholas “Nico” LaHood, Jay S. Norton, and the rest of our team of former prosecutors bring nearly a century of combined legal experience to every case. We are passionate about defending the accused and making sure our clients’ voices are heard. The aggressive defense you are seeking starts with a call to LaHood Norton Law Group.

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