H. Alex Fuller

Top rated criminal defense attorney in McKinney, Texas

The Law Office of H. Alex Fuller, PLLC
H. Alex Fuller
The Law Office of H. Alex Fuller, PLLC

Practice Areas: Criminal defense, Business litigation, Civil litigation; view more

Licensed in Texas since: 2006

Education: Baylor Law School

Selected to Super Lawyers: 2021 - 2022 Selected to Rising Stars: 2010, 2017

The Law Office of H. Alex Fuller, PLLC

2150 S Central Expy
Suite 200
McKinney, TX 75070 Visit website

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Founding attorney of The Law Office Of H. Alex Fuller, PLLC, H. Alex Fuller handles cases of criminal defense, DWI, sex offenses, drug charges, assault and family violence, domestic violence, probation violations and expunctions. His practice is focused in Collin County, Dallas County, Denton County and the cities of Plano, Allen, Richardson, McKinney and Frisco, Texas. Along with his criminal defense practice, he also has experience in a variety of civil and commercial litigation matters in cases of deceptive trade practices, fraud and breach of contract.

Mr. Fuller was formerly Smith County’s Forfeiture Attorney and Chief Misdemeanor Prosecutor after a year as Assistant District Attorney in Tyler, Texas. Actively involved in the legal community, he is a member of the Plano Sunrise Rotary Club, the Dallas Association of Young Lawyers, the Dallas Bar Association, the Collin County Criminal Defense Lawyers’ Association and the Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association.

Admitted to practice in the state of Texas, Mr. Fuller is also admitted to the United States Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit and the United States District Court for the Eastern, Southern, Northern and Western Districts of Texas. He has written and published for the Dallas Bar Association on topics such as immigration, compensation and pre-emption.

In 2003, Mr. Fuller graduated summa cum laude from the University of Houston with a Bachelor of Science in anthropology. He then attended Baylor University and obtained a Juris Doctor, graduating cum laude in 2006. While in law school, he was Baylor Law Review’s executive editor and was given the Judge W.C. Davis Endowed Criminal Practice Concentration Award.

Practice areas

Criminal defense, Business litigation, Civil litigation: plaintiff, Civil litigation: defense

Focus areas

Assault & battery, Criminal law, Debt, Drug & alcohol violations, Expungement, Misdemeanor, Motor vehicle offenses, Criminal domestic violence

  • 70% Criminal defense
  • 10% Business litigation
  • 10% Civil litigation: plaintiff
  • 10% Civil litigation: defense

First Admitted: 2006, Texas

Professional Webpage: https://www.afullerlaw.com/attorney/alex-fuller/

Educational Background:
  • University Of Houston, Bachelor of Science, Major: Anthropology, Honor: Summa cum laude, 2003
Scholarly Lectures/Writings:
  • Law review article discussing the proper measure of lost earning capacity damages for illegal immigrants after the United States Supreme Court's ruling in Hoffman Plastic Compounds v. NLRB, 535 US 137 (2002)., Author, Immigration, Compensation and Preemption: The Proper Measure of Lost Future Earning Capacity Damages after Hoffman Plastic Compounds, Baylor Law Review, 2006
  • Agency as an Affirmative Defense, Headnotes, Dallas Bar Association Feb. 02, 2015, available at http://www.dallasbar.org/book-page/agency-affirmative-defense, Author, Agency as an Affirmative Defense, Dallas Bar Association Headnotes Newsletter, 2015
Pro bono/Community Service:
  • Co-Chair of Dallas Young Lawyer's Ask-a-Lawyer Committee, 2009-2014. The Ask-a-Lawyer Committee provides free advice to all comers at quarterly clinics for local communities. DVAP Pro Bono Coordinator for Gray Reed & McGraw (Dallas office), 2014., 2009
  • Secretary, Plano Sunrise Rotary Club, 2017
Bar/Professional Activity:
  • Attended Tim Evans Texas Criminal Trial College in Huntsville, Texas, 2018
  • Texas Bar College, 2020
  • Tarrant County Criminal Defense Lawyer's Association, 2020
  • Texas Bar College, 2019
  • Co-Chair, Dallas Association of Young Lawyers' Social Committee, 2013
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, 2015
  • State Bar of Texas, 2006
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, 2009
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas, 2011
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas, 2008
  • Texas Criminal Defense Lawyer's Association, 2016
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers, 2008
  • Dallas Bar Association, 2008
  • Collin County Criminal Defense Lawyer's Association, 2016
  • Co-Chair, Dallas Association of Young Lawyers' Ask-a-Lawyer Committee
Verdicts/Settlements:
  • Received declaratory judgment from the Court holding a lien on client's property was fraudulent, plus attorney's fees. , 2020
  • Assault Family Violence - Not guilty after a jury trial. , 2020
  • Driving While Intoxicated - 3rd Offense - secured a misdemeanor plea instead of a third degree felony after identifying state's inability to prove up a prior offense. , 2020
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance - Case dismissed after motion to suppress evidence was granted by the trial court due to a bad warrant. , 2020
  • Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon - case was no-billed by the Grand Jury and filed in as a misdemeanor terroristic threat. , 2020
  • Possession of Marijuana - case dismissed. , 2020
  • Criminal Trespass - dismissed by the prosecutor in the interest of justice. , 2020
  • Criminal Trespass - dismissed by the prosecutor after client's Mental Health problems were brought forward. , 2020
  • Fraudulent Use or Possession of Identifying Information - case was rejected by the District Attorney's Office. , 2020
  • Assault Family Violence - dismissed. , 2020
  • Driving While Intoxicated - dismissed prior to trial. , 2019
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance (2nd Degree Felony) - no billed by the Grand Jury after the client was caught with narcotics at DFW Airport. , 2019
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance - dismissed by the prosecutor after a Motion to Suppress was filed. , 2019
  • Criminal Trespass - not guilty by reason of insanity after a bench trial. , 2019
  • Assault Family Violence - Dismissed by the state , 2019
  • Felony Theft by Check - dismissed by the court after a Motion to Dismiss was filed on Speedy Trial Constitutional grounds. , 2019
  • Assault Family Violence and Interference with an Emergency Call - both dismissed. , 2019
  • Assault - dismissed. , 2019
  • Assault - dismissed on the day of trial. , 2019
  • Assault Family Violence - Not Guilty after a jury verdict. , 2018
  • Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon - rejected by the District Attorney's office after submission of a Grand Jury Packet and filed as a misdemeanor assault which was later dismissed. This client was also charged with Assaulting a Public Servant in the same county and Assault Family Violence (later dismissed) in another County. , 2018
  • Driving While Intoxicated - Dismissed after the Court granted a Motion to Suppress for a bad stop. , 2018
  • Assault Family Violence - case dismissed by the prosecutor. , 2018
  • Assault Family Violence - case dismissed. This client was also charged with Assaulting a Public Servant and Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon in another county. , 2018
  • Sexual Assault of a Minor (allegedly committed by a Juvenile) - police declined to prosecute., 2017
  • Asset Forfeiture case against a client's car - dismissed by the prosecutor without forfeiture or settlement. , 2017
Honors/Awards:
  • Alex was elected by his peers to D Magazine's Best Lawyers in Dallas list. , Best Lawyers in Dallas , D Magazine, 2020

These comments were made by fellow attorneys during the annual nomination process.

“Tremendously gifted criminal defense attorney.”

Office location for H. Alex Fuller

2150 S Central Expy
Suite 200
McKinney, TX 75070

Phone: 972-535-8266

Selections

2 Years Super Lawyers
2 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2021 - 2022
  • Rising Stars: 2010, 2017

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