The Law Offices of Jeff McKnight, P.C.

The Law Offices of Jeff McKnight, P.C.

Wichita Falls, Texas, Criminal Defense, Family Law & Civil Litigation Trial Attorneys Fiercely Protect Your Rights

Firm Overview

Aggressive, experienced former prosecutors resolve your case with skill and efficiency
The attorneys of the Law Offices of Jeff McKnight, P.C. in Wichita Falls, Texas, are former prosecutors who now put their extensive trial experience to work on behalf of private clients throughout Wichita, Archer and Clay Counties in criminal defense, family law, civil litigation and business law matters. Their comprehensive courtroom skills, understanding of the law, and commitment to ethical and aggressive representation of their clients' interests define their practice.

Straight-talking trial attorneys fight for your rights
Many law firms will tell you what you want to hear to get your business, but the Law Offices of Jeff McKnight, P.C. gives you a straightforward and realistic assessment of your case. They know the law can be confusing, and they take the time to explain the legal implications of your situation and clarify how the law can work to your advantage. They provide you with complete information and strive to resolve your legal issues effectively and cost-efficiently. Most importantly, they zealously fight for your rights from the moment they take your case until it is resolved. When you turn to them, you can expect:
An attorney who listens to you. The firm's attorneys understand how stressful legal problems can be and that listening carefully to your concerns provides the clues they need to resolve your case most effectively.
Serious client communication. The Law Offices of Jeff McKnight, P.C. will keep you informed of the progress and process of your case in a timely manner and respond to your concerns expediently.
Professional representation by former prosecutors. As a former prosecutors with the Collin, Dallas and Wichita County District Attorney's Offices, attorneys Jeff McKnight and Kris Howcroft have extensive jury trial and courtroom experience in DWI, assault/family violence, drug offenses, theft and property crimes, and probation revocation hearings. Their experience as prosecutors gives them unique perspectives useful when counseling clients, evaluating cases and developing effective strategies to successfully resolve legal matters.

Legal services you can depend on
Criminal Defense including assault, driver's license issues, drug crimes, DWI/DUI, federal offenses, felonies, juvenile law, misdemeanors, probation violations and theft
Family Law including divorce, child custody, child support, visitation, annulment and CPS cases
Business Law including business entity formation, collections, municipal law and permitting, oil and gas, and transactions
Civil Litigation including negligence cases, collections, contract disputes, consumer law, personal injury, wrongful death and auto accidents

Main Office

Main Office
900 8th, Suite 815, Hamilton Building
Wichita Falls TX 76301



Criminal Defense

Wichita Falls Criminal Law Firm

Aggressive Texas criminal defense attorney
Have you been accused of committing a crime? Don't let the prosecution bully you around. Stand up for your rights, beginning by hiring a dedicated criminal defense attorney who will represent you forcefully in the face of prosecution accusations. The Law Offices of Jeff McKnight, P.C. serves Wichita Falls clients in criminal cases, providing aggressive representation with proven results.

Ensuring your freedom
Attorneys at the Law Offices of Jeff McKnight, P.C. are devoted to protecting their clients' freedom. They hold the prosecution to its burden to prove a case beyond a reasonable doubt. They know that witnesses may lie on the stand, crime scenes can be tampered with and police officers can make mistakes. They personally speak with witnesses to ensure that they are telling the whole truth. They examine the alleged crime scene thoroughly, searching for evidence that can help prove your innocence. They also pore over police records and bring in experts to challenge the prosecution's theories.

Nothing is more important than your freedom. If you need a defense attorney who is dedicated to your case, contact them today.

Protecting clients
The Law Offices of Jeff McKnight, P.C. represents clients in the following criminal matters:

If you have been charged with a felony, it is essential that you retain an experienced criminal defense attorney to zealously defend you in court. Felonies are serious crimes including murder, rape, aggravated robbery, credit card fraud and burglary. Felony convictions also have serious consequences. A person convicted of a felony can be sentenced to serve a term of years in state or federal prison, and a person convicted of a felony can sometimes be sentenced to prison for the rest of his life. In addition, convicted felons are stripped of many of the rights guaranteed to American citizens, including the right to vote, the right to travel out of the country and the right to own a gun. Convicted felons also have to disclose their crimes on job applications and can be deported if they are not American citizens.

How your felony charge is defended can make the difference between life and death for you. The Law Offices of Jeff McKnight, P.C. handles felony charges and is committed to attaining the best possible outcome for you.

Misdemeanors are crimes such as disorderly conduct, simple assault, shoplifting and trespassing that are punishable by less than a year in prison. Although a misdemeanor does not carry with it the possibility of long-term imprisonment, misdemeanor convictions still carry heavy consequences, such as time in jail, severe fines and limitations on future employment opportunities. Ensure that you receive a fair trial by letting the attorneys of the Law Offices of Jeff McKnight, P.C. represent you.

Driving while intoxicated and other motor vehicle offenses
If you have been charged with driving while intoxicated, driving with a suspended license or vehicular manslaughter, the attorneys at the Law Offices of Jeff McKnight, P.C. can help. They also assist clients who need to get their driver's licenses restored.

Drug crimes
Charges of trafficking, distributing or possession of illegal substances or drug paraphernalia can result in heavy fines and extended time in jail. At the Law Offices of Jeff McKnight, P.C., you can rely on their knowledge of drug crimes and their history of successful results to help eliminate or minimize the charges against you.

Sealing and expungement of records
A criminal record can prevent you from pursuing higher education, securing your dream job or traveling abroad. The Law Offices of Jeff McKnight, P.C. can help you eliminate past criminal charges from your record or get those records sealed so that you can move on with your life.

Don't delay. Contact the Law Offices of Jeff McKnight, P.C. in Wichita Falls today.
When your freedom is on the line, choose a criminal defense attorney with the experience and dedication to make a difference. Call 940-228-4919 or contact them online to schedule an appointment. Conveniently located in Wichita Falls, Texas, The Law Offices of Jeff McKnight, P.C. stands ready to represent you in your criminal matter.

Jeff McKnight

The Law Offices of Jeff McKnight, P.C.

Practice areas
Criminal law
Civil practice
Family law
Oil and gas law
Business law

Admitted to Practice
State Bar of Texas, 2004
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas, 2006
U.S. Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit, 2007

Texas Wesleyan University School of Law, Juris Doctorate, 2003
Texas Tech University, Bachelor of Science in Restaurant, Hotel and Institutional Management, 2001

Previous Experience
Assistant District Attorney, Wichita County (Texas) Criminal District Attorney's Office
Assistant District Attorney, Collin County (Texas) Criminal District Attorney's Office

Associations & memberships
Wichita County Bar Association
State Bar of Texas
Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association

Community Involvement
Board Member, Wichita Falls Independent School District Foundation
Board Member, Wichita County Junior Livestock Association
Board Member, North Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
Christ Academy Ambassador
United Way volunteer
Former Board Member, Wichita Falls Area Food Bank
Former Board Member and Former Board President, Habitat for Humanity of Wichita Falls
Former Board Member, Wichita County Bar Association