The Law Offices of Richard C. McConathy | Johnson County

The log cabin that Johnson County’s first settler, Henry Briden, built on the Nolan River in Rio Vista still stands today on the Nolan River in Rio Vista. Over the course of the more than 165 years that have passed since Briden and his wife arrived, the county has grown to become home to more than 150,000 residents.

With such notable roadways as Interstate 35W, U.S. Highway 67, Texas State Highway 171, and Texas State Highway 174 going through Johnson County as part of its connection to the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, it is not unusual for drivers to be arrested in this area for driving while intoxicated (DWI). If you have been charged with drunk driving or some other criminal offense in Johnson County, it is important to immediately contact a criminal defense attorney.

Johnson County Criminal Defense Lawyer

Whether you have been arrested for DWI in Johnson County or one of its eight surrounding counties, The Law Offices of Richard C. McConathy can aggressively defend you in court. Since our founding in 2002, we have had a 91% success rate with DWI cases announced ready for trial.

Our firm represents clients all over Johnson County as well as communities in the greater Dallas area. We handle all matters of criminal defense, including violent crimes, sexual offenses, and drug/narcotics charges.

Richard C. McConathy and Brian A. Bolton are both admitted to practice in Texas state courts as well as the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas. They were also recognized by Texas Monthly as Rising Stars in 2011.

You can have our attorneys review your case when you (972) 445-4300 or send us a message online to schedule a free, confidential consultation. The Law Offices of Richard C. McConathy has a primary office in Dallas, but we also have several appointment-only locations near the Johnson County area.


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Johnson County DWI Defense Attorney

If you were arrested for DWI in Johnson County or elsewhere in the greater Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Metropolitan Area, The Law Offices of Richard C. McConathy can challenge the evidence against you. In most cases, the prosecution will rely on the results of come type of DWI testing to prove that you were intoxicated.

Our lawyers are familiar with the requirements of drunk driving tests, and we expose errors in such procedures as:

Additionally, we also defend clients who refused to submit to testing when they were arrested for DWI. Whether you were arrested in Cleburne, Keene, or any other location in Johnson County, contact The Law Offices of Richard C. McConathy today to let us investigate your case.


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Criminal Offenses in Johnson County

The Law Offices of Richard C. McConathy handles much more than just DWI cases. We also represent clients who have been accused of misdemeanor or felony offenses relating to firearm/weapon offenses, family/domestic violence, and theft offenses.

We understand the impact that a criminal conviction can have on every aspect of a person’s life, including employment, education, and housing. That is exactly why our attorneys are committed to fighting to achieve a resolution to your case that involves the fewest possible punishments.

If you were arrested in Johnson County or another community in the greater Dallas area, we can be your voice in court. Regardless of the seeming severity of the charges you face, The Law Offices of Richard C. McConathy is prepared to represent you in state or federal court.


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Johnson County Legal and Law Enforcement Resources

Johnson County Courts — This website contains links to a search of County Attorney cases and the Johnson County eResponse Jury System. There are also links to information about the 18th, 249th, and 413th District Courts, which handle felony criminal cases, divorce cases, property cases, and civil matters in which the amount of money or damages involved is $200 or more.

Johnson County Court
Guinn Justice Center
204 South Buffalo Avenue
Cleburne, Texas 76033
(817) 556-6395

Johnson County Sheriff’s Office — You can find information about criminal investigations, Texas laws, and phones numbers for other police departments in Johnson County at this website. It also contains the county’s Sex Offender Registration and Compliance Unit (SORC) database and allows you to confidentially submit forms about possible drug trafficking to the S.T.O.P. Narcotics Task Force.

Johnson County Sheriff’s Office
1102 East Kilpatrick
Cleburne, Texas 76031
(817) 556-6058

Johnson County Clerk — At this website, you can review Commissioners Court Minutes and search criminal, civil, probate and guardianship cases through an online record search. There is also information regarding juvenile cases, misdemeanor cases, and traffic appeals.

Johnson County Clerk
Guinn Justice Center
204 South Buffalo Avenue
Cleburne, Texas 76033
(817) 556-6323


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Areas In and Around Johnson County

Alvarado, Briaroaks, Burleson, Cleburne, Coyote Flats, Cresson, Cross Timber, Crowley, Godley, Grandview, Joshua, Keene, Mansfield, Rio Vista, and Venus.


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Johnson County Zip Codes

76009, 76028, 76031, 76033, 76035, 76036, 76044, 76049, 76050, 76058, 76059, 76061, 76063, 76070, 76084, 76093, and 76097.


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The Law Offices of Richard C. McConathy | Johnson County Defense Lawyer

We provide a free initial consultation to review your case and discuss your legal options. Let our caring and compassionate criminal defense attorneys at The Law Offices of Richard C. McConathy see how they can help by calling (972) 445-4300 or sending us a message online today.

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