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Tim Clancy

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Criminal Defense Attorney in Dallas, TX

Clancy & Clancy Attorneys at Law
3131 McKinney Ave, Suite 800
Dallas, TX 75204
Phone: 214-550-5771
Fax: 214-740-9912
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2018 - 2022
Selected to Rising Stars: 2011 - 2013
Licensed in Texas Since: 2003
Practice Areas: Criminal Defense, Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI, Criminal Defense: White Collar
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Attorney Profile

Tim M. Clancy is among the most well-respected trial lawyers in the Dallas‑Fort Worth area for over fifteen years. He applies his knowledge and experience to aggressively defend his clients in State and Federal Court. Clancy began his career as a state prosecutor in the District Attorney’s Office, where he honed his trial skills and gained invaluable experience. His experience on the other side of the fence has given him a unique advantage into how prosecutors think and prepare their cases.

Tim’s law practice handles a full range of cases, including DWI/DUI, white collar crime, assault, domestic violence allegations, drug offenses, and theft offenses, on a variety of levels: misdemeanor, juvenile, felony, and Federal all over the State of Texas.

The legal process can be stressful and confusing for defendants, as well as their family members. He is committed to answering clients’ questions candidly and remaining accessible throughout their entire case. Tim’s uncompromising, honest, and straightforward approach produces tremendous results for his clients.

Having a strong desire to serve the legal community, Mr. Clancy is an active member of the Dallas Bar Association and the Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association.

Tim is licensed to practice law in the entire State of Texas, as well as before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas, Eastern District of Texas, and Southern District of Texas. He began his education at the Jesuit College Preparatory School of Dallas, then obtained a Bachelor of Arts from Texas Tech University. He went on to earn his Juris Doctor from South Texas College of Law.

Practice Areas
  • 60%Criminal Defense
  • 20%Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI
  • 20%Criminal Defense: White Collar
Focus Areas

Arrest & Arraignment, Assault & Battery, Criminal Fraud, Criminal Law, Debt, Drug & Alcohol Violations, Expungement, Failure to Pay Child Support, False Accusations, Felony, Juvenile Delinquency, Misdemeanor, Motor Vehicle Offenses, Murder, Parole, Probation, Tax Evasion, Theft, Criminal Domestic Violence, DUI/DWI, White Collar Crime, Criminal Law - Federal


5 Years Super Lawyers
3 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2018 - 2022
  • Rising Stars: 2011 - 2013

About Tim Clancy

First Admitted: 2003, Texas

Professional Webpage:


  • Thomson Reuters Super Lawyers Award: 2018, 2019, 2020
  • Special Prosecutor, Tarrant County, Texas 2007–08
  • Thomson Reuters Super Lawyers “Texas Rising Star” Award: 2011, 2012, 2013
  • Speaker at Southern Methodist University for Fraternities re: DWI and Alcohol Laws
  • Special Prosecutor, Dallas County, Texas 2007

Educational Background

  • Jesuit College Preparatory School of Dallas, HS, 1995
  • Texas Tech University, B.A,, Minor in English, 1999

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

Other Outstanding Achievements

  • D Magazine - D Legal Directory: Dallas Edition. A comprehensive guide of attorneys and legal practices in Dallas., 2009

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Jesuit Alumni Legal Society, 2010
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • Dallas Bar Association, 2010
  • Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, 2007
  • State Bar of Texas, 2003
  • Phi Gamma Delta Fraternity
  • Former Member, Texas District & County Attorneys Association, 2003

Industry Groups

  • Criminal Law
  • Juvenile Law
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Office Location for Tim Clancy

3131 McKinney Ave
Suite 800
Dallas, TX 75204

Phone: 214-550-5771

Fax: 214-740-9912

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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