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Houston Criminal Defense AttorneyHouston Criminal Defense Attorney John S. Cossum
"Quality Representation, Personal Attention"

Houston Texas Criminal Defense Attorney John Cossum's twenty five years of experience in State and Federal criminal law, as a prosecuting attorney and as a criminal defense attorney, have enabled him to develop not only knowledge and understanding of criminal law defense but most importantly the wisdom and creative thinking of how to apply the law to the facts of your case.

Whether you are charged with murder, drug trafficking, narcotic possession, burglary, juvenile crimes, sex crimes, armed robbery or dwi, Houston Criminal Attorney John Cossum will defend you in Harris, Montgomery and all surrounding counties.

Why hire an attorney who only works in State Court to handle your Federal Court case? The penalties in Federal Court are as harsh as any in this country; therefore, you need a lawyer with the knowledge and experience to immediately start to defend you. Retaining an attorney with more than 25 years of Federal Criminal experience to represent you is a powerful weapon. It's your life and your freedom.

His practice, which is focused on criminal defense, has offices in downtown Houston within walking distance of both the Harris County Criminal Courthouse and the Federal Courthouse, and a second office in Kingwood, Texas to serve Montgomery County clients.

While quality representation comes with a cost, it also comes with the peace of mind of knowing that an experienced professional, who is dedicated to meeting and exceeding your expectations, is handling your case. John S. Cossum is a respected criminal defense attorney experienced in the trial of complex criminal cases.

When arrested for a crime, it is important to contact an attorney immediately to preserve your rights! YOU MAY CONTACT MR. COSSUM FOR A FREE CONSULTATION AT 866-821-7294 OR AT 713-222-6134.

In his almost 20 year career as a Houston Criminal Attorney, Mr. Cossum has successfully defended thousands of individuals in all walks of life accused of all manner of crimes including:

  • Federal Crimes
  • Burglary
  • Narcotics Possession
  • DWI
  • Expunctions
  • Drug Trafficking
  • Internet Crimes
  • Juvenile Crimes
  • Kidnapping
  • Murder and Manslaughter
  • Robbery
  • Sex Crimes
  • Theft and Fraud
  • Weapons Offenses

Because his practice has always been primarily focused on representation of clients in Houston and surrounding areas, you will benefit not only from his extensive Criminal Law experience and knowledge, but additionally from his familiarity with local Criminal Law procedures, Prosecutors, and Criminal Law Judges in the Houston area.

"Quality Representation"— In his almost twenty years as a criminal defense attorney, Mr. Cossum has successfully represented thousands of clients and has been rated by other attorneys to possess exceptional legal ability and to maintain the highest ethical standards.

"Personal Attention" — Mr. Cossum personally handles every case for every client he agrees to represent, so you know your case will be handled by the attorney you hire, not by a junior attorney with limited experience.

As a respected Houston Criminal Defense Attorney, Mr. Cossum's primary goal is to help people get on with their life who have either made a mistake or who have been wrongfully accused of a criminal act.

Mr. Cossum's "informed decision" approach is evident as he:

  • Explains the pros and cons of the possible outcomes of your case;
  • Clarifies for you the uncertainty of what may happen next;
  • Explains the consequences of a particular outcome on family, business and career;
  • Holds your information in the strictest confidence; and
  • Explains the options and strategies involved in successfully defending a criminal charge.

CONTACT HIM, DAY OR NIGHT, TOLL FREE AT 866-821-7294 OR AT 713-222-6134


Please note all content on this website is for informational purposes only. Nothing on this website should be considered to be a legal opinion. If the reader desires a legal opinion, they should contact Mr. Cossum's office or another attorney. In order for Attorney John Cossum to represent you, a written agreement will need to be executed in which you agree to retain Mr. Cossum as your Houston criminal defense attorney and he agrees to represent you as a client.

The Law Office of John Cossum
Downtown Houston Office

440 Louisiana, Suite 900
Houston, TX 77002
Toll Free: 866-821-7294
Local: 713-222-6134

The Law Office of John Cossum
North Houston/Montgomery County

1412-B Stonehollow Drive
Kingwood, TX 77339
Toll Free: 866-821-7294
Local: 713-222-6134

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