Firm Overview

My firm focuses on offering the clients of San Antonio the support and guidance they need when going through the process of protecting themselves against criminal charges. By offering a specialized defense, you can be confident that you are getting the expert advice you need.

I established my firm in 2000 when I left the District Attorney's office so that I could offer the people in the area a firm devoted to giving them the personalized and experienced dedication desired.

Example cases

If you would like a list of recent case results obtained by Tylden Law, contact our office by calling (888) 253-4491.

Main Office

Main
600 Navarro Street
Suite 250
San Antonio  TX  78205

Phone
  • (888) 253-4491
Fax
  • (210) 227-1501

Fees

Free Initial Consultation?

Yes, I offer a free initial consultation.

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Contact me to discuss my fees.

Hourly Rates

Contact me.

Office Information

Office Hours

Monday through Friday
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Emergency After Hours

Yes

Languages Spoken

Spanish and French.

Criminal Defense
If you're in need of a criminal defense attorney in San Antonio, it's time to look to The Law Office of Tylden Shaeffer. Here, you're given the chance to finally move forward. The team honestly cares for your well-being and will fight for justice.
There are many people that have had to endure the heartbreak of a criminal charge. If you are unsure what to do regarding your domestic violence issue, DWI or juvenile crime, then you want to make sure that your situation is expounded by the careful understanding that a professional can provide. You aren’t alone in the fight for your future betterment, and you simply need to turn to the honest and effectual attention the team from The Law Office of Tylden Shaeffer will be able to provide. The firm has been AV® rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, and founding attorney Tylden Shaeffer has more than two decades of experience in State and Federal Court. He is also Board Certified in Criminal Law, and has been named as one of San Antonio’s Best Criminal defense lawyers every subsequent year following his first recognition in 2008. You don’t want your questions to become too large to handle, but instead should invest in the careful consideration that a professional from The Law Office of Tylden Shaeffer will be able to provide. It’s here that you’re treated with a solid sense of kindness and care, and where you will finally have the ability to move beyond the heartbreak of the past and towards the solidarity of your future. The Law Office of Tylden Shaeffer works solely within the area of criminal defense so as to provide people just like you with the help that’s needed. Don’t go through excessive bouts in the courtroom longer than you already have, but let The Law Office of Tylden Shaeffer give you the chance to move forward. It’s time to leave the pain of what once was behind, and you don’t have to wait any longer. Contact a criminal defense attorney serving San Antonio now to begin working towards the case completion you desire!

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

Criminal defense is one of the most difficult and challenging areas of the law. It is constantly changing and often frustrating, however, it can also be extremely rewarding. I love being able to do everything I can to help protect someone's future.

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

I believe no client should be left in the dark and therefore I always encourage the client to educate themselves to get a firm understanding on the legal issues that they are facing.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?

If I feel that a document will be helpful in my involvement in the case, I gladly welcome it.

Is your firm willing to coach clients who want to represent themselves?

I am always open to sitting down with a client to evaluate and discuss the best way that I can help them in their legal endeavors.

Tylden Shaeffer

I previously worked as a first chair felony prosecutor at the District Attorney's office, which gave me the experience needed to understand the law from both sides. I am well able to understand how the offense will work and can work to successfully combat it.

My experience working as a prosecutor is invaluable in my efforts to protect my clients. As I have worked on both sides of the law, I am able to understand their train of thought and can tell how they will react so that I am able to stay three steps ahead to building a solid defense.

I am aggressive and tenacious in my efforts to protect my clients. I understand that there is no room for anything less than my complete attention and I give 100% dedication to every case that I am presented with.

Personal interests:

I love to practice law.

License
  • Bar Number: 18032285
    Texas , 1990
Education
  • University of Texas
    Juris Doctor , 1990
    Austin, TX

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