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Sean Buckley

Attorney Profile

Top Rated White Collar Crimes Attorney in Houston, TX

Sean Buckley P.L.L.C.
770 S Post Oak Ln, Ste 620
Houston, TX 77056
Phone: 713-380-1220
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2021
Licensed in Texas Since: 2000
Practice Areas: Criminal Defense: White Collar (50%), Criminal Defense (50%)
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
  • Virtual Appointments
Attorney Profile

 

 

Sean Buckley is a highly-recognized Houston criminal defense attorney representing clients in Federal and State cases. With over two decades of experience, he holds the coveted "AV Preeminent" rating from Martindale and appears in Super Lawyers and Best Lawyers.

Buckley handles a wide range of criminal cases including Fraud, Health Care Fraud, Wire Fraud, Money Laundering, Conspiracy, Organized Crime, Drug Crimes, Computer Crimes, Assault Crimes, Sexual Crimes, Murder, and most other criminal cases.

Notable wins include an unprecedented “Not Guilty” verdict in a $120 million Federal Health Care Fraud Conspiracy and Money Laundering trial, and a “Not Guilty” verdict in a Drug Possession case using the fabled “borrowed pants defense.”

A modern protégé of famed trial lawyer Dick DeGuerin, attorney Sean Buckley entered the world of high-stakes litigation through the criminal law arena, where he maintains an active practice defending serious and complex criminal cases.

Sean Buckley's past work has been favorably profiled in The Washington Post, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and a list of local and national news outlets. Buckley maintains his principal office in Houston while representing clients throughout Texas and across the United States.

Buckley maintains his principal office in Houston while representing clients throughout Texas and across the United States. 

Licensed Since:2000

Rated "AV Preeminent" by Martindale Hubbell 

Super Lawyers 

Best Lawyers 

Practice Areas: Criminal Defense

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

 

Practice Areas
  • 50%Criminal Defense: White Collar
  • 50%Criminal Defense
Focus Areas

White Collar Crime, Criminal Law - Federal, Assault & Battery, Criminal Fraud, Drug & Alcohol Violations, False Accusations, Felony, Misdemeanor, Motor Vehicle Offenses, Murder, Parole, Probation, Sex Offenses, Tax Evasion, Theft, Criminal Domestic Violence

Selections

7 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2021

About Sean Buckley

First Admitted: 2000, Texas

Professional Webpage: https://www.seanbuckleyattorney.com/about

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Lead Author, O’Connor’s Federal Criminal Rules and Codes, Annual, 2010-present, Lead Editor, O’Connor’s Federal Criminal Rules and Codes, O’Connor’s Federal Criminal Rules and Codes

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Member, Mensa
  • Member, National Eagle Scout Association
  • Distinguished Service Award, Texas House of Representatives (2002)

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Texas Federal District Courts
  • Member, NACDL Task Force for Discovery Reform, Washington, D.C.
  • Member, NACDL Federal Rules Committee, Washington, D.C.
  • Federal Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals

Educational Background

  • Auburn University, B.A., Magna Cum Laude, Phi Kappa Phi, 1996

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Other Outstanding Achievements

  • 2021

Special Licenses/Certifications

  • With over two decades of experience, Sean Buckley holds the coveted AV-Preeminent rating by Martindale-Hubble., 2021

Honors/Awards

  • , Best Lawyers, Best Lawyers, 2021

Industry Groups

  • Corruption
  • FCPA
  • Focus areas on WHITE COLLAR side include: Conspiracy
  • Government Contract Fraud
  • Health Care Fraud
  • Mail Fraud
  • Money Laundering
  • Wire Fraud
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Office Location for Sean Buckley

770 S Post Oak Ln
Ste 620
Houston, TX 77056

Phone: 713-380-1220

Last Updated: 4/23/2021

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