Our founding attorney, Deandra M. Grant, has been dedicated to the field of criminal law for over 19 years. She is a former Dallas County prosecutor who has successfully defended Texans that were charged with all manners of DWI, violent felonies and sex crimes. As a former prosecutor who focused on prosecuting DWI cases, she has a wealth of insight into how the prosecution operates as well as how to unearth any potential flaws in their cases.
As a defense attorney that is entirely dedicated to the field of DWI, Deandra has attended countless training courses and programs that are related to DWI defense. She has participated in a number of "dosing" experiments where people are given alcohol over a period of time and tested to see how the alcohol affected their mental and physical abilities. She is a trained operator of the Intoxilyzer 5000, the breath testing device used in Texas, she is certified to administer standardized field sobriety tests (SFSTs) and she is an SFST Instructor. Deandra regularly travels to speak at legal seminars where she teaches other lawyers trial tactics in DWI defense.
Deandra recently flew to Florida where she had speaking engagements in Key West and Miami. While in Miami, she taught a Trial Skills seminar for International Legal & Forensic Science Services, Inc. (ILFSS). In Key West, Florida, she taught at the Diving into DUI Defense seminar. Deandra is a national speaker on DWI law and science. Last year she presented at the 2012 Arkansas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association Annual DUI Seminar (speaker), the 2012 California Public Defenders Association DUI Seminar (speaker), and the 2012 Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Advanced DUI Seminar (speaker) to name a few.
Deandra M. Grant is included in the selection of Texas Super Lawyers®, which is an honor that no more than 5% of the lawyers in the state are able to have. She is AV® Preeminent™ rated by Martindale-Hubbell® - the AV® rating is the highest rating an attorney is given for their ethical conduct and legal abilities. Additionally, she was included in D Magazine's list of Best Women Lawyers in Dallas for 2010, and in 2011 she was included in D Magazine's Best Lawyers in Dallas.
Please contact Hamilton Grant PC to schedule a consultation with attorney Grant so she can discuss the details of your case and what strategies would aid in your defense!