About the SACDLA

The San Antonio Criminal Defense Lawyers Association is organized to promote, assist and educate its membership in the protection of individual rights guaranteed by the Texas and Federal Constitutions, the preservation of the citizenry’s and court system’s commitment to those rights, and the promotion of competent and ethical representation of persons accused of a crime.  We offer expertise in all criminal matters to member attorneys, including:

  • Legal blog
  • Motions / brief bank
  • Subscription to the “Defender” magazine
  • Selected transcripts of local expert’s testimony
  • Expert witness lists
  • Monthly CLE events and specialized training programs
  • Member mailing lists
  • Local strike force
  • Membership pin
Latest News

Latest News

News Dashes

February 14th, 2019

San Antonio Defender - Pat Priest Issue


January 18th, 2019

2019 Fiesta Advanced Criminal Defense

Get ready, everyone!!!


August 24th, 2017

Nuts and Bolts Dec 1, 2017, Central Jury Room


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